Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, January 1896

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1896
1-Month
3.12"
(79.25mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
49th Driest Driest to Date 1907
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1925
Dec 1895–Jan 1896
2-Month
6.29"
(159.77mm)
7.48"
(189.99mm)
-1.19"
(-30.22mm)
45th Driest Driest to Date 1981
80th Wettest Wettest to Date 1925
Nov 1895–Jan 1896
3-Month
8.77"
(222.76mm)
10.08"
(256.03mm)
-1.31"
(-33.27mm)
50th Driest Driest to Date 1934
75th Wettest Wettest to Date 1993
Oct 1895–Jan 1896
4-Month
9.89"
(251.21mm)
13.11"
(332.99mm)
-3.22"
(-81.78mm)
36th Driest Driest to Date 1934
89th Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Sep 1895–Jan 1896
5-Month
11.44"
(290.58mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
-5.87"
(-149.09mm)
10th Driest Driest to Date 1985
115th Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Aug 1895–Jan 1896
6-Month
17.88"
(454.15mm)
22.57"
(573.28mm)
-4.69"
(-119.13mm)
24th Driest Driest to Date 2002
101st Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Ties: 1897
Jul 1895–Jan 1896
7-Month
21.98"
(558.29mm)
28.11"
(713.99mm)
-6.13"
(-155.70mm)
9th Driest Driest to Date 2002
116th Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Jun 1895–Jan 1896
8-Month
25.29"
(642.37mm)
32.83"
(833.88mm)
-7.54"
(-191.51mm)
10th Driest Driest to Date 1955
115th Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
May 1895–Jan 1896
9-Month
29.84"
(757.94mm)
36.42"
(925.07mm)
-6.58"
(-167.13mm)
16th Driest Driest to Date 1955
109th Wettest Wettest to Date 1925
Apr 1895–Jan 1896
10-Month
35.34"
(897.64mm)
39.79"
(1,010.67mm)
-4.45"
(-113.03mm)
31st Driest Driest to Date 2002
94th Wettest Wettest to Date 1925
Mar 1895–Jan 1896
11-Month
40.74"
(1,034.80mm)
44.07"
(1,119.38mm)
-3.33"
(-84.58mm)
34th Driest Driest to Date 1934
91st Wettest Wettest to Date 1960
Feb 1895–Jan 1896
12-Month
43.86"
(1,114.04mm)
48.02"
(1,219.71mm)
-4.16"
(-105.67mm)
29th Driest Driest to Date 1955
96th Wettest Wettest to Date 1965

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/