Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, August 1903

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1903
1-Month
6.73"
(170.94mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1902 1925
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1949
Ties: 1935
Jul–Aug 1903
2-Month
10.05"
(255.27mm)
10.82"
(274.83mm)
-0.77"
(-19.56mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1902 1980
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1964
Ties: 2017
Jun–Aug 1903
3-Month
18.13"
(460.50mm)
15.50"
(393.70mm)
2.63"
(66.80mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1902 1954
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2013
May–Aug 1903
4-Month
21.40"
(543.56mm)
19.08"
(484.63mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1902 1925
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2013
Apr–Aug 1903
5-Month
24.10"
(612.14mm)
22.42"
(569.47mm)
1.68"
(42.67mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1902 1925
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2013
Mar–Aug 1903
6-Month
30.32"
(770.13mm)
26.70"
(678.18mm)
3.62"
(91.95mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1902 1925
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2003
Feb–Aug 1903
7-Month
37.03"
(940.56mm)
30.60"
(777.24mm)
6.43"
(163.32mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1902 1925
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1964
Jan–Aug 1903
8-Month
40.91"
(1,039.11mm)
34.43"
(874.52mm)
6.48"
(164.59mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1902 1954
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1964
Dec 1902–Aug 1903
9-Month
45.39"
(1,152.91mm)
38.08"
(967.23mm)
7.31"
(185.68mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1902 1911
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1964
Nov 1902–Aug 1903
10-Month
49.02"
(1,245.11mm)
40.69"
(1,033.53mm)
8.33"
(211.58mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1902 1911
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1964
Oct 1902–Aug 1903
11-Month
53.71"
(1,364.23mm)
43.72"
(1,110.49mm)
9.99"
(253.74mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1902 2002
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1991
Sep 1902–Aug 1903
12-Month
57.68"
(1,465.07mm)
47.91"
(1,216.91mm)
9.77"
(248.16mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1902 1911
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1964
Mar 1902–Aug 1903
18-Month
79.99"
(2,031.75mm)
74.68"
(1,896.87mm)
5.31"
(134.88mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1902 2002
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1965
Sep 1901–Aug 1903
24-Month
99.60"
(2,529.84mm)
95.87"
(2,435.10mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1900 2002
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1965
Sep 1900–Aug 1903
36-Month
158.25"
(4,019.55mm)
143.91"
(3,655.31mm)
14.34"
(364.24mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1902 1956
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 1966
Sep 1899–Aug 1903
48-Month
206.31"
(5,240.27mm)
191.77"
(4,870.96mm)
14.54"
(369.31mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1902 1956
14th Wettest Wettest to Date 1949
Sep 1898–Aug 1903
60-Month
255.21"
(6,482.33mm)
239.62"
(6,086.35mm)
15.59"
(395.98mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1902 1957
19th Wettest Wettest to Date 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on March 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/