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South Carolina, Climate Division 3. North Central

Precipitation Rankings, January 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1972
1-Month
5.02"
(127.51mm)
3.91"
(99.31mm)
1.11"
(28.20mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1971 1907
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1936
Dec 1971–Jan 1972
2-Month
7.24"
(183.90mm)
7.57"
(192.28mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1970 1981
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1906
Nov 1971–Jan 1972
3-Month
9.78"
(248.41mm)
10.27"
(260.86mm)
-0.49"
(-12.45mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1971 1907
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2016
Oct 1971–Jan 1972
4-Month
16.69"
(423.93mm)
13.31"
(338.07mm)
3.38"
(85.86mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1934
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2016
Sep 1971–Jan 1972
5-Month
20.13"
(511.30mm)
16.93"
(430.02mm)
3.20"
(81.28mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1971 1934
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2016
Aug 1971–Jan 1972
6-Month
25.69"
(652.53mm)
21.78"
(553.21mm)
3.91"
(99.32mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1971 1917
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2016
Ties: 2003
Jul 1971–Jan 1972
7-Month
32.28"
(819.91mm)
26.87"
(682.50mm)
5.41"
(137.41mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1971 2008
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1960
Jun 1971–Jan 1972
8-Month
35.94"
(912.88mm)
31.10"
(789.94mm)
4.84"
(122.94mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1955
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1960
May 1971–Jan 1972
9-Month
40.58"
(1,030.73mm)
34.52"
(876.81mm)
6.06"
(153.92mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1971 2008
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1960
Apr 1971–Jan 1972
10-Month
43.71"
(1,110.23mm)
37.88"
(962.15mm)
5.83"
(148.08mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1971 2008
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1960
Ties: 1980
Mar 1971–Jan 1972
11-Month
50.29"
(1,277.37mm)
42.19"
(1,071.63mm)
8.10"
(205.74mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1971 2008
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1930
Feb 1971–Jan 1972
12-Month
54.73"
(1,390.14mm)
46.08"
(1,170.43mm)
8.65"
(219.71mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1971 2008
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1930
Aug 1970–Jan 1972
18-Month
78.46"
(1,992.88mm)
67.85"
(1,723.39mm)
10.61"
(269.49mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1971 2002
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1930
Feb 1970–Jan 1972
24-Month
97.78"
(2,483.61mm)
92.21"
(2,342.13mm)
5.57"
(141.48mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1971 1927
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1930
Feb 1969–Jan 1972
36-Month
143.79"
(3,652.27mm)
138.31"
(3,513.07mm)
5.48"
(139.20mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1971 2002
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1930
Feb 1968–Jan 1972
48-Month
182.63"
(4,638.80mm)
184.30"
(4,681.22mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1971 2003
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1931
Ties: 2000
Feb 1967–Jan 1972
60-Month
233.10"
(5,920.74mm)
230.29"
(5,849.37mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1971 2012
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on March 31, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/