Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, October 1899

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1899
1-Month
4.97"
(126.24mm)
2.99"
(75.95mm)
1.98"
(50.29mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1898 2000
18th Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Sep–Oct 1899
2-Month
7.72"
(196.09mm)
7.24"
(183.90mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1898 1931
45th Wettest Wettest to Date 1959
Aug–Oct 1899
3-Month
13.47"
(342.14mm)
12.52"
(318.01mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1897 1925
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1928
Jul–Oct 1899
4-Month
17.32"
(439.93mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
-0.74"
(-18.79mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1897 1925
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1964
Ties: 1952
Jun–Oct 1899
5-Month
21.09"
(535.69mm)
22.74"
(577.60mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1895 1954
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1964
May–Oct 1899
6-Month
22.99"
(583.95mm)
26.32"
(668.53mm)
-3.33"
(-84.58mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1895 1925
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1928
Apr–Oct 1899
7-Month
25.81"
(655.57mm)
29.66"
(753.36mm)
-3.85"
(-97.79mm)
26th Driest Driest to Date 1925
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1928
Mar–Oct 1899
8-Month
29.83"
(757.68mm)
33.94"
(862.08mm)
-4.11"
(-104.40mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1896 1925
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1928
Feb–Oct 1899
9-Month
37.09"
(942.09mm)
37.84"
(961.14mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1896 1925
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1964
Jan–Oct 1899
10-Month
41.65"
(1,057.91mm)
41.67"
(1,058.42mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1898 1954
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1964
Ties: 1939
Dec 1898–Oct 1899
11-Month
44.25"
(1,123.95mm)
45.32"
(1,151.13mm)
-1.07"
(-27.18mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1898 1931
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1964
Nov 1898–Oct 1899
12-Month
48.95"
(1,243.33mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1898 1911
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1964
May 1898–Oct 1899
18-Month
79.36"
(2,015.74mm)
74.26"
(1,886.20mm)
5.10"
(129.54mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1898 1954
33rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1929
Nov 1897–Oct 1899
24-Month
94.65"
(2,404.11mm)
95.92"
(2,436.37mm)
-1.27"
(-32.26mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1897 1951
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1929
Nov 1896–Oct 1899
36-Month
144.53"
(3,671.06mm)
143.95"
(3,656.33mm)
0.58"
(14.73mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1898 2002
53rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1966
Nov 1895–Oct 1899
48-Month
188.40"
(4,785.36mm)
191.85"
(4,872.99mm)
-3.45"
(-87.63mm)
53rd Driest Driest to Date 2002
69th 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 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/