Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, December 1896

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1896
1-Month
3.67"
(93.22mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
0.06"
(1.53mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1895 1955
58th Wettest Wettest to Date 2009
Nov–Dec 1896
2-Month
7.63"
(193.80mm)
6.22"
(157.99mm)
1.41"
(35.81mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1895 1933
34th Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Oct–Dec 1896
3-Month
9.01"
(228.85mm)
9.21"
(233.93mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1895 2001
57th Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Sep–Dec 1896
4-Month
12.20"
(309.88mm)
13.46"
(341.88mm)
-1.26"
(-32.00mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1895 1939
77th Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Aug–Dec 1896
5-Month
15.50"
(393.70mm)
18.73"
(475.74mm)
-3.23"
(-82.04mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1895 2001
98th Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Ties: 1980
Jul–Dec 1896
6-Month
24.52"
(622.81mm)
24.28"
(616.71mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1895 2001
52nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Jun–Dec 1896
7-Month
30.26"
(768.60mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1895 1954
42nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
May–Dec 1896
8-Month
33.22"
(843.79mm)
32.54"
(826.52mm)
0.68"
(17.27mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1895 1954
46th Wettest Wettest to Date 1964
Apr–Dec 1896
9-Month
34.60"
(878.84mm)
35.88"
(911.35mm)
-1.28"
(-32.51mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1895 1954
70th Wettest Wettest to Date 1964
Mar–Dec 1896
10-Month
36.88"
(936.75mm)
40.16"
(1,020.06mm)
-3.28"
(-83.31mm)
34th Driest Driest to Date 1925
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1964
Feb–Dec 1896
11-Month
42.73"
(1,085.34mm)
44.06"
(1,119.12mm)
-1.33"
(-33.78mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1895 1925
72nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1964
Jan–Dec 1896
12-Month
45.85"
(1,164.59mm)
47.89"
(1,216.41mm)
-2.04"
(-51.82mm)
51st Driest Driest to Date 1954
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1964
Ties: 2004
Jul 1895–Dec 1896
18-Month
64.71"
(1,643.63mm)
72.17"
(1,833.12mm)
-7.46"
(-189.49mm)
24th Driest Driest to Date 1954
100th Wettest Wettest to Date 1929
Jan 1895–Dec 1896
24-Month
94.17"
(2,391.92mm)
95.87"
(2,435.10mm)
-1.70"
(-43.18mm)
58th Driest Driest to Date 1955
66th Wettest Wettest to Date 1929

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/