Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, October 2001

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 2001
1-Month
1.21"
(30.73mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
-2.06"
(-52.33mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 2000 2000
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1971
Ties: 1952
Sep–Oct 2001
2-Month
4.20"
(106.68mm)
7.56"
(192.02mm)
-3.36"
(-85.34mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1978 1940
117th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1999
Aug–Oct 2001
3-Month
8.39"
(213.11mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
-4.45"
(-113.03mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1951 1943
121st Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1999
Jul–Oct 2001
4-Month
13.74"
(349.00mm)
18.51"
(470.15mm)
-4.77"
(-121.15mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1983 1925
113th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2018
Jun–Oct 2001
5-Month
19.68"
(499.87mm)
23.09"
(586.49mm)
-3.41"
(-86.62mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1998 1954
104th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1906
Ties: 1997
May–Oct 2001
6-Month
22.95"
(582.93mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
-4.13"
(-104.90mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1998 2007
101st Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1901
Apr–Oct 2001
7-Month
24.63"
(625.60mm)
30.61"
(777.49mm)
-5.98"
(-151.89mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1993 2007
118th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1901
Mar–Oct 2001
8-Month
29.88"
(758.95mm)
34.90"
(886.46mm)
-5.02"
(-127.51mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1988 2007
110th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1901
Feb–Oct 2001
9-Month
32.64"
(829.06mm)
38.73"
(983.74mm)
-6.09"
(-154.68mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1988 1925
114th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2003
Jan–Oct 2001
10-Month
34.66"
(880.36mm)
42.63"
(1,082.80mm)
-7.97"
(-202.44mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1986 2007
119th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2003
Dec 2000–Oct 2001
11-Month
36.58"
(929.13mm)
46.33"
(1,176.78mm)
-9.75"
(-247.65mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1986 1986
121st Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2003
Nov 2000–Oct 2001
12-Month
39.72"
(1,008.89mm)
49.36"
(1,253.74mm)
-9.64"
(-244.85mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1986 1951
121st Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2003
Ties: 1981
May 2000–Oct 2001
18-Month
63.76"
(1,619.50mm)
76.41"
(1,940.81mm)
-12.65"
(-321.31mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1988 1926
121st Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1929
Nov 1999–Oct 2001
24-Month
83.29"
(2,115.57mm)
98.73"
(2,507.74mm)
-15.44"
(-392.17mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1986 1926
118th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2020
Nov 1998–Oct 2001
36-Month
138.16"
(3,509.26mm)
148.10"
(3,761.74mm)
-9.94"
(-252.48mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1927
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2020
Nov 1997–Oct 2001
48-Month
193.02"
(4,902.71mm)
197.42"
(5,014.47mm)
-4.40"
(-111.76mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1989 1988
88th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2021
Nov 1996–Oct 2001
60-Month
238.90"
(6,068.06mm)
246.75"
(6,267.45mm)
-7.85"
(-199.39mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1990 1954
94th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 3, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/