Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, September 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1974
1-Month
4.81"
(122.17mm)
4.29"
(108.97mm)
0.52"
(13.20mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1973 1919
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1999
Aug–Sep 1974
2-Month
12.56"
(319.02mm)
9.57"
(243.08mm)
2.99"
(75.94mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1973 2007
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1928
Jul–Sep 1974
3-Month
16.63"
(422.40mm)
15.25"
(387.35mm)
1.38"
(35.05mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1973 2007
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1928
Jun–Sep 1974
4-Month
20.83"
(529.08mm)
19.82"
(503.43mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1973 2007
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1928
May–Sep 1974
5-Month
27.21"
(691.13mm)
23.81"
(604.77mm)
3.40"
(86.36mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1973 2007
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1901
Apr–Sep 1974
6-Month
30.81"
(782.57mm)
27.35"
(694.69mm)
3.46"
(87.88mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1973 2007
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1901
Mar–Sep 1974
7-Month
34.96"
(887.98mm)
31.63"
(803.40mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1973 2007
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1901
Feb–Sep 1974
8-Month
39.20"
(995.68mm)
35.46"
(900.68mm)
3.74"
(95.00mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1973 2007
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2003
Jan–Sep 1974
9-Month
43.78"
(1,112.01mm)
39.36"
(999.74mm)
4.42"
(112.27mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1973 2007
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1901
Ties: 1960
Dec 1973–Sep 1974
10-Month
50.83"
(1,291.08mm)
43.06"
(1,093.72mm)
7.77"
(197.36mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1973 1986
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1901
Nov 1973–Sep 1974
11-Month
52.47"
(1,332.74mm)
46.10"
(1,170.94mm)
6.37"
(161.80mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1973 1911
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1901
Oct 1973–Sep 1974
12-Month
54.33"
(1,379.98mm)
49.39"
(1,254.51mm)
4.94"
(125.47mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1972 1925
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2003
Apr 1973–Sep 1974
18-Month
81.93"
(2,081.02mm)
76.68"
(1,947.67mm)
5.25"
(133.35mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1972 1926
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Oct 1972–Sep 1974
24-Month
110.31"
(2,801.87mm)
98.76"
(2,508.50mm)
11.55"
(293.37mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1973 2002
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2020
Oct 1971–Sep 1974
36-Month
162.98"
(4,139.69mm)
148.16"
(3,763.26mm)
14.82"
(376.43mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1973 1927
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2020
Oct 1970–Sep 1974
48-Month
215.53"
(5,474.46mm)
197.49"
(5,016.25mm)
18.04"
(458.21mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1973 1988
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2021
Oct 1969–Sep 1974
60-Month
259.41"
(6,589.01mm)
246.79"
(6,268.47mm)
12.62"
(320.54mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1973 1954
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2020

Citing This Page

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