Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, January 1901

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1901
1-Month
3.60"
(91.44mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1900 1907
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1925
Ties: 2019
Dec 1900–Jan 1901
2-Month
9.37"
(238.00mm)
7.48"
(189.99mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1900 1981
29th Wettest Wettest to Date 1925
Nov 1900–Jan 1901
3-Month
12.66"
(321.56mm)
10.08"
(256.03mm)
2.58"
(65.53mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1900 1934
24th Wettest Wettest to Date 1993
Oct 1900–Jan 1901
4-Month
16.18"
(410.97mm)
13.11"
(332.99mm)
3.07"
(77.98mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1900 1934
27th Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Ties: 1958
Sep 1900–Jan 1901
5-Month
19.01"
(482.85mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
1.70"
(43.18mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1900 1985
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2016
Aug 1900–Jan 1901
6-Month
21.22"
(538.99mm)
22.57"
(573.28mm)
-1.35"
(-34.29mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1900 2002
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2016
Jul 1900–Jan 1901
7-Month
25.70"
(652.78mm)
28.11"
(713.99mm)
-2.41"
(-61.21mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1900 2002
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2016
Ties: 2018
Jun 1900–Jan 1901
8-Month
33.52"
(851.41mm)
32.83"
(833.88mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1900 1955
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2016
May 1900–Jan 1901
9-Month
35.92"
(912.37mm)
36.42"
(925.07mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1900 1955
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1925
Ties: 1969
Apr 1900–Jan 1901
10-Month
41.62"
(1,057.15mm)
39.79"
(1,010.67mm)
1.83"
(46.48mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1900 2002
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1925
Mar 1900–Jan 1901
11-Month
46.04"
(1,169.42mm)
44.07"
(1,119.38mm)
1.97"
(50.04mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1900 1934
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1960
Feb 1900–Jan 1901
12-Month
51.76"
(1,314.70mm)
48.02"
(1,219.71mm)
3.74"
(94.99mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1900 1955
32nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1965
Aug 1899–Jan 1901
18-Month
72.82"
(1,849.63mm)
70.55"
(1,791.97mm)
2.27"
(57.66mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1899 2002
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1930
Feb 1899–Jan 1901
24-Month
96.44"
(2,449.58mm)
96.03"
(2,439.16mm)
0.41"
(10.42mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1900 1927
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1930
Feb 1898–Jan 1901
36-Month
147.70"
(3,751.58mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
3.66"
(92.96mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1900 1928
46th Wettest Wettest to Date 1930
Feb 1897–Jan 1901
48-Month
193.87"
(4,924.30mm)
191.94"
(4,875.28mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1900 1957
52nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1965
Feb 1896–Jan 1901
60-Month
238.98"
(6,070.09mm)
239.83"
(6,091.68mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1900 1956
60th Wettest Wettest to Date 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/