Rainfall Record Broken - Brevard NC


Last updated 12/11/2013 at 12:40pm

After a rainy weekend that pushed rainfall totals for the year over the 100-inch mark, 2013 will go down in history as the wettest year since weather began being recorded in Brevard in 1902.

As of this Wednesday morning, Brevard has received 104.09 inches of total rainfall, which moves 2013 ahead of the previous record of 99.91 inches of rain recorded in 1906.

Prior to 2013, the third-wettest year was recorded in 2009, when 90.32 inches fell. In 1961, 92.44 inches of precipitation was recorded.

Less than 12 days into December, 6.72 inches of rain has been recorded. Last month, 7.48 inch...

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