Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, October 1901

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1901
1-Month
1.62"
(41.15mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1901 2000
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1971
Ties: 1904
Sep–Oct 1901
2-Month
7.65"
(194.31mm)
7.56"
(192.02mm)
0.09"
(2.29mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1900 1940
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1999
Aug–Oct 1901
3-Month
19.37"
(492.00mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
6.53"
(165.86mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1900 1943
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1999
Jul–Oct 1901
4-Month
25.76"
(654.30mm)
18.51"
(470.15mm)
7.25"
(184.15mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1900 1925
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jun–Oct 1901
5-Month
30.87"
(784.10mm)
23.09"
(586.49mm)
7.78"
(197.61mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1900 1954
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1906
May–Oct 1901
6-Month
39.03"
(991.36mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
11.95"
(303.53mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 1900 2007
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1901
Apr–Oct 1901
7-Month
44.92"
(1,140.97mm)
30.61"
(777.49mm)
14.31"
(363.48mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 1900 2007
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1901
Mar–Oct 1901
8-Month
49.69"
(1,262.13mm)
34.90"
(886.46mm)
14.79"
(375.67mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 1900 2007
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1901
Feb–Oct 1901
9-Month
51.74"
(1,314.20mm)
38.73"
(983.74mm)
13.01"
(330.46mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1900 1925
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2003
Jan–Oct 1901
10-Month
54.84"
(1,392.94mm)
42.63"
(1,082.80mm)
12.21"
(310.14mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1900 2007
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2003
Dec 1900–Oct 1901
11-Month
59.32"
(1,506.73mm)
46.33"
(1,176.78mm)
12.99"
(329.95mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1900 1986
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2003
Nov 1900–Oct 1901
12-Month
63.49"
(1,612.65mm)
49.36"
(1,253.74mm)
14.13"
(358.91mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1900 1951
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2003
May 1900–Oct 1901
18-Month
84.89"
(2,156.21mm)
76.41"
(1,940.81mm)
8.48"
(215.40mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1900 1926
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1929
Nov 1899–Oct 1901
24-Month
107.64"
(2,734.06mm)
98.73"
(2,507.74mm)
8.91"
(226.32mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1900 1926
23rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Nov 1898–Oct 1901
36-Month
162.70"
(4,132.58mm)
148.10"
(3,761.74mm)
14.60"
(370.84mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1900 1927
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Nov 1897–Oct 1901
48-Month
212.55"
(5,398.77mm)
197.42"
(5,014.47mm)
15.13"
(384.30mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1900 1988
10th Wettest Wettest to Date 2021
Nov 1896–Oct 1901
60-Month
258.94"
(6,577.08mm)
246.75"
(6,267.45mm)
12.19"
(309.63mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1900 1954
17th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 7, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/