Climate at a Glance

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South Carolina, Climate Division 1. Mountain

Precipitation Rankings, January 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1940
1-Month
3.59"
(91.19mm)
5.59"
(141.99mm)
-2.00"
(-50.80mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1938 1907
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1906
Ties: 1989
Dec 1939–Jan 1940
2-Month
7.29"
(185.17mm)
11.41"
(289.81mm)
-4.12"
(-104.64mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1938 1981
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1932
Nov 1939–Jan 1940
3-Month
8.28"
(210.31mm)
15.73"
(399.54mm)
-7.45"
(-189.23mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1938 1981
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Oct 1939–Jan 1940
4-Month
9.12"
(231.65mm)
20.31"
(515.87mm)
-11.19"
(-284.22mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1940
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2016
Sep 1939–Jan 1940
5-Month
10.56"
(268.22mm)
25.23"
(640.84mm)
-14.67"
(-372.62mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1940
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2010
Aug 1939–Jan 1940
6-Month
20.08"
(510.03mm)
31.49"
(799.85mm)
-11.41"
(-289.82mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1904 1956
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1993
Jul 1939–Jan 1940
7-Month
26.03"
(661.16mm)
37.78"
(959.61mm)
-11.75"
(-298.45mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1931 1955
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1899
Jun 1939–Jan 1940
8-Month
29.89"
(759.21mm)
43.24"
(1,098.30mm)
-13.35"
(-339.09mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1931 1955
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1902
May 1939–Jan 1940
9-Month
35.14"
(892.56mm)
48.25"
(1,225.55mm)
-13.11"
(-332.99mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1931 1955
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Apr 1939–Jan 1940
10-Month
39.60"
(1,005.84mm)
53.22"
(1,351.79mm)
-13.62"
(-345.95mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1931 2008
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1902
Mar 1939–Jan 1940
11-Month
44.13"
(1,120.90mm)
59.56"
(1,512.82mm)
-15.43"
(-391.92mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1931 2017
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1902
Feb 1939–Jan 1940
12-Month
56.39"
(1,432.31mm)
65.03"
(1,651.76mm)
-8.64"
(-219.45mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1939 2008
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1902
Aug 1938–Jan 1940
18-Month
78.16"
(1,985.26mm)
96.49"
(2,450.85mm)
-18.33"
(-465.59mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1927 1989
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1950
Feb 1938–Jan 1940
24-Month
111.78"
(2,839.21mm)
130.11"
(3,304.79mm)
-18.33"
(-465.58mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1932 1927
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1902
Feb 1937–Jan 1940
36-Month
171.54"
(4,357.12mm)
195.30"
(4,960.62mm)
-23.76"
(-603.50mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1928 1928
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1978
Feb 1936–Jan 1940
48-Month
250.92"
(6,373.37mm)
260.40"
(6,614.16mm)
-9.48"
(-240.79mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1934 1928
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1977
Ties: 1954
Feb 1935–Jan 1940
60-Month
316.44"
(8,037.58mm)
325.43"
(8,265.92mm)
-8.99"
(-228.34mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1935 2003
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1978

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/