Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, October 1896

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1896
1-Month
1.38"
(35.05mm)
2.99"
(75.95mm)
-1.61"
(-40.90mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1895 2000
99th Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Sep–Oct 1896
2-Month
4.57"
(116.08mm)
7.24"
(183.90mm)
-2.67"
(-67.82mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1895 1931
103rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1959
Aug–Oct 1896
3-Month
7.87"
(199.90mm)
12.52"
(318.01mm)
-4.65"
(-118.11mm)
8th Driest Driest to Date 1925
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1928
Jul–Oct 1896
4-Month
16.89"
(429.01mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
-1.17"
(-29.71mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1895 1925
72nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1964
Jun–Oct 1896
5-Month
22.63"
(574.80mm)
22.74"
(577.60mm)
-0.11"
(-2.80mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1895 1954
56th Wettest Wettest to Date 1964
May–Oct 1896
6-Month
25.59"
(649.99mm)
26.32"
(668.53mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1895 1925
62nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1928
Apr–Oct 1896
7-Month
26.97"
(685.04mm)
29.66"
(753.36mm)
-2.69"
(-68.32mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1895 1925
89th Wettest Wettest to Date 1928
Mar–Oct 1896
8-Month
29.25"
(742.95mm)
33.94"
(862.08mm)
-4.69"
(-119.13mm)
25th Driest Driest to Date 1925
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1928
Feb–Oct 1896
9-Month
35.10"
(891.54mm)
37.84"
(961.14mm)
-2.74"
(-69.60mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1895 1925
83rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1964
Jan–Oct 1896
10-Month
38.22"
(970.79mm)
41.67"
(1,058.42mm)
-3.45"
(-87.63mm)
41st Driest Driest to Date 1954
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1964
Dec 1895–Oct 1896
11-Month
41.39"
(1,051.31mm)
45.32"
(1,151.13mm)
-3.93"
(-99.82mm)
38th Driest Driest to Date 1931
87th Wettest Wettest to Date 1964
Nov 1895–Oct 1896
12-Month
43.87"
(1,114.30mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
-4.06"
(-103.12mm)
37th Driest Driest to Date 1911
88th Wettest Wettest to Date 1964
May 1895–Oct 1896
18-Month
64.94"
(1,649.48mm)
74.26"
(1,886.20mm)
-9.32"
(-236.72mm)
18th Driest Driest to Date 1954
107th Wettest Wettest to Date 1929

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/