Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, October 1949

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1949
1-Month
3.82"
(97.03mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1948 2000
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1971
Sep–Oct 1949
2-Month
7.89"
(200.41mm)
7.56"
(192.02mm)
0.33"
(8.39mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1948 1940
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1999
Aug–Oct 1949
3-Month
16.91"
(429.51mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
4.07"
(103.37mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1948 1943
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1999
Jul–Oct 1949
4-Month
23.29"
(591.57mm)
18.51"
(470.15mm)
4.78"
(121.42mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1948 1925
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2018
Jun–Oct 1949
5-Month
29.02"
(737.11mm)
23.09"
(586.49mm)
5.93"
(150.62mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1948 1954
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1906
May–Oct 1949
6-Month
33.77"
(857.76mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
6.69"
(169.93mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1948 2007
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1901
Apr–Oct 1949
7-Month
38.19"
(970.03mm)
30.61"
(777.49mm)
7.58"
(192.54mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1948 2007
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1901
Mar–Oct 1949
8-Month
41.12"
(1,044.45mm)
34.90"
(886.46mm)
6.22"
(157.99mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1948 2007
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1901
Feb–Oct 1949
9-Month
44.80"
(1,137.92mm)
38.73"
(983.74mm)
6.07"
(154.18mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1948 1925
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2003
Jan–Oct 1949
10-Month
47.53"
(1,207.26mm)
42.63"
(1,082.80mm)
4.90"
(124.46mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1948 2007
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2003
Dec 1948–Oct 1949
11-Month
52.36"
(1,329.94mm)
46.33"
(1,176.78mm)
6.03"
(153.16mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1948 1986
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2003
Nov 1948–Oct 1949
12-Month
60.98"
(1,548.89mm)
49.36"
(1,253.74mm)
11.62"
(295.15mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1948 1951
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2003
May 1948–Oct 1949
18-Month
86.09"
(2,186.69mm)
76.41"
(1,940.81mm)
9.68"
(245.88mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1948 1926
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1929
Nov 1947–Oct 1949
24-Month
112.11"
(2,847.59mm)
98.73"
(2,507.74mm)
13.38"
(339.85mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1948 1926
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2020
Nov 1946–Oct 1949
36-Month
159.59"
(4,053.59mm)
148.10"
(3,761.74mm)
11.49"
(291.85mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1948 1927
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2020
Nov 1945–Oct 1949
48-Month
213.34"
(5,418.84mm)
197.42"
(5,014.47mm)
15.92"
(404.37mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1948 1988
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2021
Nov 1944–Oct 1949
60-Month
264.33"
(6,713.98mm)
246.75"
(6,267.45mm)
17.58"
(446.53mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1948 1954
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 15, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/