Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, August 1969

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1969
1-Month
5.93"
(150.62mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1968 1997
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1901
Jul–Aug 1969
2-Month
11.49"
(291.85mm)
10.96"
(278.38mm)
0.53"
(13.47mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1968 1983
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1908
Ties: 1895
Jun–Aug 1969
3-Month
17.77"
(451.36mm)
15.53"
(394.46mm)
2.24"
(56.90mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1968 1983
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1906
May–Aug 1969
4-Month
21.04"
(534.42mm)
19.52"
(495.81mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1968 2007
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1901
Apr–Aug 1969
5-Month
24.81"
(630.17mm)
23.06"
(585.72mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1968 2007
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1901
Mar–Aug 1969
6-Month
29.47"
(748.54mm)
27.34"
(694.44mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1968 2007
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1901
Feb–Aug 1969
7-Month
33.49"
(850.65mm)
31.17"
(791.72mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1968 2007
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2003
Jan–Aug 1969
8-Month
36.24"
(920.50mm)
35.07"
(890.78mm)
1.17"
(29.72mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1968 2007
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1901
Dec 1968–Aug 1969
9-Month
39.01"
(990.85mm)
38.77"
(984.76mm)
0.24"
(6.09mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1968 2007
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1906
Nov 1968–Aug 1969
10-Month
42.94"
(1,090.68mm)
41.81"
(1,061.97mm)
1.13"
(28.71mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1968 1911
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2003
Oct 1968–Aug 1969
11-Month
48.06"
(1,220.72mm)
45.10"
(1,145.54mm)
2.96"
(75.18mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1968 2002
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2003
Sep 1968–Aug 1969
12-Month
49.69"
(1,262.13mm)
49.35"
(1,253.49mm)
0.34"
(8.64mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1968 2002
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2003
Mar 1968–Aug 1969
18-Month
72.74"
(1,847.60mm)
76.69"
(1,947.93mm)
-3.95"
(-100.33mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1968 2008
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2019
Ties: 1914
Sep 1967–Aug 1969
24-Month
91.75"
(2,330.45mm)
98.62"
(2,504.95mm)
-6.87"
(-174.50mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1968 2002
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2020
Sep 1966–Aug 1969
36-Month
138.12"
(3,508.25mm)
148.03"
(3,759.96mm)
-9.91"
(-251.71mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1968 1942
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2021
Sep 1965–Aug 1969
48-Month
181.04"
(4,598.42mm)
197.32"
(5,011.93mm)
-16.28"
(-413.51mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1954 1988
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2021
Sep 1964–Aug 1969
60-Month
237.00"
(6,019.80mm)
246.59"
(6,263.39mm)
-9.59"
(-243.59mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1957 1927
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/