Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, August 1900

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1900
1-Month
2.21"
(56.13mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
-3.07"
(-77.98mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1925
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1949
Ties: 1997
Jul–Aug 1900
2-Month
6.69"
(169.93mm)
10.82"
(274.83mm)
-4.13"
(-104.90mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1980
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1964
Jun–Aug 1900
3-Month
14.51"
(368.55mm)
15.50"
(393.70mm)
-0.99"
(-25.15mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1899 1954
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2013
May–Aug 1900
4-Month
16.91"
(429.51mm)
19.08"
(484.63mm)
-2.17"
(-55.12mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1899 1925
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2013
Apr–Aug 1900
5-Month
22.61"
(574.29mm)
22.42"
(569.47mm)
0.19"
(4.82mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1899 1925
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2013
Mar–Aug 1900
6-Month
27.03"
(686.56mm)
26.70"
(678.18mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1899 1925
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2003
Feb–Aug 1900
7-Month
32.75"
(831.85mm)
30.60"
(777.24mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1899 1925
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1964
Jan–Aug 1900
8-Month
35.22"
(894.59mm)
34.43"
(874.52mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1899 1954
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1964
Dec 1899–Aug 1900
9-Month
37.77"
(959.36mm)
38.08"
(967.23mm)
-0.31"
(-7.87mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1899 1911
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1964
Nov 1899–Aug 1900
10-Month
40.34"
(1,024.64mm)
40.69"
(1,033.53mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1898 1911
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1964
Oct 1899–Aug 1900
11-Month
45.31"
(1,150.87mm)
43.72"
(1,110.49mm)
1.59"
(40.38mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1899 2002
43rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1991
Sep 1899–Aug 1900
12-Month
48.06"
(1,220.72mm)
47.91"
(1,216.91mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1898 1911
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1964
Ties: 1987
Mar 1899–Aug 1900
18-Month
70.17"
(1,782.32mm)
74.68"
(1,896.87mm)
-4.51"
(-114.55mm)
38th Driest Driest to Date 2002
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1965
Sep 1898–Aug 1900
24-Month
96.96"
(2,462.78mm)
95.87"
(2,435.10mm)
1.09"
(27.68mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1899 2002
52nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1965
Sep 1897–Aug 1900
36-Month
141.32"
(3,589.53mm)
143.91"
(3,655.31mm)
-2.59"
(-65.78mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1898 1956
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1966
Sep 1896–Aug 1900
48-Month
189.44"
(4,811.78mm)
191.77"
(4,870.96mm)
-2.33"
(-59.18mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1899 1956
59th Wettest Wettest to Date 1949
Sep 1895–Aug 1900
60-Month
231.41"
(5,877.81mm)
239.62"
(6,086.35mm)
-8.21"
(-208.54mm)
40th Driest Driest to Date 1957
81st Wettest Wettest to Date 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 6, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/