Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, August 1902

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1902
1-Month
5.25"
(133.35mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1900 1925
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1949
Jul–Aug 1902
2-Month
9.06"
(230.12mm)
10.82"
(274.83mm)
-1.76"
(-44.71mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1900 1980
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1964
Jun–Aug 1902
3-Month
13.37"
(339.60mm)
15.50"
(393.70mm)
-2.13"
(-54.10mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1899 1954
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2013
Ties: 1899
May–Aug 1902
4-Month
15.85"
(402.59mm)
19.08"
(484.63mm)
-3.23"
(-82.04mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1899 1925
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2013
Apr–Aug 1902
5-Month
18.08"
(459.23mm)
22.42"
(569.47mm)
-4.34"
(-110.24mm)
20th Driest Driest to Date 1925
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2013
Mar–Aug 1902
6-Month
22.31"
(566.67mm)
26.70"
(678.18mm)
-4.39"
(-111.51mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1899 1925
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2003
Feb–Aug 1902
7-Month
28.06"
(712.72mm)
30.60"
(777.24mm)
-2.54"
(-64.52mm)
43rd Driest Driest to Date 1925
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1964
Ties: 1927
Jan–Aug 1902
8-Month
29.92"
(759.97mm)
34.43"
(874.52mm)
-4.51"
(-114.55mm)
30th Driest Driest to Date 1954
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1964
Dec 1901–Aug 1902
9-Month
35.14"
(892.56mm)
38.08"
(967.23mm)
-2.94"
(-74.67mm)
45th Driest Driest to Date 1911
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1964
Nov 1901–Aug 1902
10-Month
36.23"
(920.24mm)
40.69"
(1,033.53mm)
-4.46"
(-113.29mm)
33rd Driest Driest to Date 1911
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1964
Oct 1901–Aug 1902
11-Month
37.22"
(945.39mm)
43.72"
(1,110.49mm)
-6.50"
(-165.10mm)
19th Driest Driest to Date 2002
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1991
Sep 1901–Aug 1902
12-Month
41.92"
(1,064.77mm)
47.91"
(1,216.91mm)
-5.99"
(-152.14mm)
30th Driest Driest to Date 1911
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1964
Mar 1901–Aug 1902
18-Month
78.40"
(1,991.36mm)
74.68"
(1,896.87mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1900 2002
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1965
Sep 1900–Aug 1902
24-Month
100.57"
(2,554.48mm)
95.87"
(2,435.10mm)
4.70"
(119.38mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1900 2002
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1965
Sep 1899–Aug 1902
36-Month
148.63"
(3,775.20mm)
143.91"
(3,655.31mm)
4.72"
(119.89mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1900 1956
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1966
Sep 1898–Aug 1902
48-Month
197.53"
(5,017.26mm)
191.77"
(4,870.96mm)
5.76"
(146.30mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1900 1956
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1949
Sep 1897–Aug 1902
60-Month
241.89"
(6,144.01mm)
239.62"
(6,086.35mm)
2.27"
(57.66mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1900 1957
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/