Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, September 1949

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1949
1-Month
4.07"
(103.38mm)
4.29"
(108.97mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1943 1919
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1999
Aug–Sep 1949
2-Month
13.09"
(332.49mm)
9.57"
(243.08mm)
3.52"
(89.41mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1948 2007
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1928
Jul–Sep 1949
3-Month
19.47"
(494.54mm)
15.25"
(387.35mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1948 2007
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1928
Jun–Sep 1949
4-Month
25.20"
(640.08mm)
19.82"
(503.43mm)
5.38"
(136.65mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1948 2007
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1928
May–Sep 1949
5-Month
29.95"
(760.73mm)
23.81"
(604.77mm)
6.14"
(155.96mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1948 2007
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1901
Apr–Sep 1949
6-Month
34.37"
(873.00mm)
27.35"
(694.69mm)
7.02"
(178.31mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1948 2007
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1901
Mar–Sep 1949
7-Month
37.30"
(947.42mm)
31.63"
(803.40mm)
5.67"
(144.02mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1948 2007
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1901
Feb–Sep 1949
8-Month
40.98"
(1,040.89mm)
35.46"
(900.68mm)
5.52"
(140.21mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1948 2007
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2003
Jan–Sep 1949
9-Month
43.71"
(1,110.23mm)
39.36"
(999.74mm)
4.35"
(110.49mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1948 2007
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1901
Dec 1948–Sep 1949
10-Month
48.54"
(1,232.92mm)
43.06"
(1,093.72mm)
5.48"
(139.20mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1948 1986
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1901
Nov 1948–Sep 1949
11-Month
57.16"
(1,451.86mm)
46.10"
(1,170.94mm)
11.06"
(280.92mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1948 1911
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1901
Oct 1948–Sep 1949
12-Month
60.16"
(1,528.06mm)
49.39"
(1,254.51mm)
10.77"
(273.55mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1948 1925
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2003
Apr 1948–Sep 1949
18-Month
85.21"
(2,164.33mm)
76.68"
(1,947.67mm)
8.53"
(216.66mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1948 1926
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Oct 1947–Sep 1949
24-Month
113.18"
(2,874.77mm)
98.76"
(2,508.50mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1948 2002
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2020
Oct 1946–Sep 1949
36-Month
159.23"
(4,044.44mm)
148.16"
(3,763.26mm)
11.07"
(281.18mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1948 1927
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2020
Oct 1945–Sep 1949
48-Month
211.81"
(5,379.97mm)
197.49"
(5,016.25mm)
14.32"
(363.72mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1948 1988
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2021
Oct 1944–Sep 1949
60-Month
263.41"
(6,690.61mm)
246.79"
(6,268.47mm)
16.62"
(422.14mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1948 1954
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 30, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/