Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, August 1896

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1896
1-Month
3.30"
(83.82mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
-1.98"
(-50.29mm)
19th Driest Driest to Date 1925
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1949
Jul–Aug 1896
2-Month
12.32"
(312.93mm)
10.82"
(274.83mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1895 1980
29th Wettest Wettest to Date 1964
Jun–Aug 1896
3-Month
18.06"
(458.72mm)
15.50"
(393.70mm)
2.56"
(65.02mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1895 1954
27th Wettest Wettest to Date 2013
May–Aug 1896
4-Month
21.02"
(533.91mm)
19.08"
(484.63mm)
1.94"
(49.28mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1895 1925
39th Wettest Wettest to Date 2013
Apr–Aug 1896
5-Month
22.40"
(568.96mm)
22.42"
(569.47mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
60th Driest Driest to Date 1925
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2013
Mar–Aug 1896
6-Month
24.68"
(626.87mm)
26.70"
(678.18mm)
-2.02"
(-51.31mm)
41st Driest Driest to Date 1925
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2003
Feb–Aug 1896
7-Month
30.53"
(775.46mm)
30.60"
(777.24mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
68th Driest Driest to Date 1925
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1964
Jan–Aug 1896
8-Month
33.65"
(854.71mm)
34.43"
(874.52mm)
-0.78"
(-19.81mm)
65th Driest Driest to Date 1954
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1964
Dec 1895–Aug 1896
9-Month
36.82"
(935.23mm)
38.08"
(967.23mm)
-1.26"
(-32.00mm)
60th Driest Driest to Date 1911
65th Wettest Wettest to Date 1964
Nov 1895–Aug 1896
10-Month
39.30"
(998.22mm)
40.69"
(1,033.53mm)
-1.39"
(-35.31mm)
57th Driest Driest to Date 1911
68th Wettest Wettest to Date 1964
Oct 1895–Aug 1896
11-Month
40.42"
(1,026.67mm)
43.72"
(1,110.49mm)
-3.30"
(-83.82mm)
45th Driest Driest to Date 2002
80th Wettest Wettest to Date 1991
Sep 1895–Aug 1896
12-Month
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
47.91"
(1,216.91mm)
-5.94"
(-150.87mm)
31st Driest Driest to Date 1911
94th Wettest Wettest to Date 1964
Mar 1895–Aug 1896
18-Month
71.27"
(1,810.26mm)
74.68"
(1,896.87mm)
-3.41"
(-86.61mm)
45th Driest Driest to Date 2002
80th Wettest Wettest to Date 1965

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 12, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/