Here is an interesting factoid to bring up at your next social gathering. I read an article this morning in the Charlotte Observer crowning Tega Cay as the sweepstakes winner of the most rainfall for June and July 2013.
Here’s a rain fall chart published in the article.
RAINY JUNE, JULY
Here are some precipitation totals, from the National Weather Service and U.S. Geological Survey gauges (as of noon Wednesday):
27.19 inches – Tega Cay
25.85 – Hickory
23.88 – Greenville-Spartanburg airport
22.66 – Asheville airport
22.17 – Ramsey (Burke County)
19.36 – Hornets Nest Elementary
19.24 – CMUD office, Brookshire Boulevard
18.8 – Odell Elementary (Cabarrus County)
18.72 – Reedy Creek Elementary
14.77 – Charlotte Douglas International Airport
Yes neighbors. We really have been getting more than our share of rain recently!
Click to read the Charlotte Observer article