Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, January 1903

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1903
1-Month
3.88"
(98.55mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1902 1907
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1925
Dec 1902–Jan 1903
2-Month
8.36"
(212.34mm)
7.48"
(189.99mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1902 1981
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1925
Nov 1902–Jan 1903
3-Month
11.99"
(304.55mm)
10.08"
(256.03mm)
1.91"
(48.52mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1902 1934
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1993
Oct 1902–Jan 1903
4-Month
16.68"
(423.67mm)
13.11"
(332.99mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1902 1934
22nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Sep 1902–Jan 1903
5-Month
20.65"
(524.51mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
3.34"
(84.84mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1902 1985
31st Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Aug 1902–Jan 1903
6-Month
25.90"
(657.86mm)
22.57"
(573.28mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1902 2002
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2016
Jul 1902–Jan 1903
7-Month
29.71"
(754.63mm)
28.11"
(713.99mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1902 2002
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2016
Jun 1902–Jan 1903
8-Month
34.02"
(864.11mm)
32.83"
(833.88mm)
1.19"
(30.23mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1902 1955
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2016
May 1902–Jan 1903
9-Month
36.50"
(927.10mm)
36.42"
(925.07mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1901 1955
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1925
Apr 1902–Jan 1903
10-Month
38.73"
(983.74mm)
39.79"
(1,010.67mm)
-1.06"
(-26.93mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1900 2002
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1925
Mar 1902–Jan 1903
11-Month
42.96"
(1,091.18mm)
44.07"
(1,119.38mm)
-1.11"
(-28.20mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1900 1934
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1960
Feb 1902–Jan 1903
12-Month
48.71"
(1,237.23mm)
48.02"
(1,219.71mm)
0.69"
(17.52mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1900 1955
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1965
Aug 1901–Jan 1903
18-Month
71.51"
(1,816.35mm)
70.55"
(1,791.97mm)
0.96"
(24.38mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1899 2002
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1930
Feb 1901–Jan 1903
24-Month
102.21"
(2,596.13mm)
96.03"
(2,439.16mm)
6.18"
(156.97mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1901 1927
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1930
Feb 1900–Jan 1903
36-Month
153.97"
(3,910.84mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
9.93"
(252.22mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1902 1928
26th Wettest Wettest to Date 1930
Feb 1899–Jan 1903
48-Month
198.65"
(5,045.71mm)
191.94"
(4,875.28mm)
6.71"
(170.43mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1901 1957
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1965
Feb 1898–Jan 1903
60-Month
249.91"
(6,347.71mm)
239.83"
(6,091.68mm)
10.08"
(256.03mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1902 1956
29th 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 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/