Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of August 2022. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, October 1968

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Driest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Wettest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1968
1-Month
5.12"
(130.05mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
1.85"
(46.99mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1967 2000
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1971
Sep–Oct 1968
2-Month
6.75"
(171.45mm)
7.56"
(192.02mm)
-0.81"
(-20.57mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1967 1940
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1999
Aug–Oct 1968
3-Month
9.48"
(240.79mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
-3.36"
(-85.35mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1965 1943
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1999
Jul–Oct 1968
4-Month
15.24"
(387.10mm)
18.51"
(470.15mm)
-3.27"
(-83.05mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1963 1925
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2018
Jun–Oct 1968
5-Month
18.87"
(479.30mm)
23.09"
(586.49mm)
-4.22"
(-107.19mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1963 1954
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1906
May–Oct 1968
6-Month
22.67"
(575.82mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
-4.41"
(-112.01mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1963 2007
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1901
Apr–Oct 1968
7-Month
25.84"
(656.34mm)
30.61"
(777.49mm)
-4.77"
(-121.15mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1963 2007
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1901
Mar–Oct 1968
8-Month
29.80"
(756.92mm)
34.90"
(886.46mm)
-5.10"
(-129.54mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1963 2007
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1901
Feb–Oct 1968
9-Month
30.67"
(779.02mm)
38.73"
(983.74mm)
-8.06"
(-204.72mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1954 1925
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2003
Jan–Oct 1968
10-Month
34.97"
(888.24mm)
42.63"
(1,082.80mm)
-7.66"
(-194.56mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1951 2007
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2003
Dec 1967–Oct 1968
11-Month
40.68"
(1,033.27mm)
46.33"
(1,176.78mm)
-5.65"
(-143.51mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1963 1986
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2003
Ties: 1985
Nov 1967–Oct 1968
12-Month
43.30"
(1,099.82mm)
49.36"
(1,253.74mm)
-6.06"
(-153.92mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1951 1951
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2003
May 1967–Oct 1968
18-Month
71.56"
(1,817.62mm)
76.41"
(1,940.81mm)
-4.85"
(-123.19mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1967 1926
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1929
Nov 1966–Oct 1968
24-Month
87.94"
(2,233.68mm)
98.73"
(2,507.74mm)
-10.79"
(-274.06mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1952 1926
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2020
Nov 1965–Oct 1968
36-Month
132.70"
(3,370.58mm)
148.10"
(3,761.74mm)
-15.40"
(-391.16mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1953 1927
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2020
Nov 1964–Oct 1968
48-Month
180.96"
(4,596.38mm)
197.42"
(5,014.47mm)
-16.46"
(-418.09mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1954 1988
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2021
Nov 1963–Oct 1968
60-Month
240.09"
(6,098.29mm)
246.75"
(6,267.45mm)
-6.66"
(-169.16mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1957 1954
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 1, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/