Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, August 1916

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1916
1-Month
3.17"
(80.52mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
-2.11"
(-53.59mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1900 1925
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1949
Ties: 1929
Jul–Aug 1916
2-Month
17.58"
(446.53mm)
10.82"
(274.83mm)
6.76"
(171.70mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1915 1980
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1964
Jun–Aug 1916
3-Month
23.08"
(586.23mm)
15.50"
(393.70mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1915 1954
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2013
May–Aug 1916
4-Month
25.53"
(648.46mm)
19.08"
(484.63mm)
6.45"
(163.83mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1915 1925
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2013
Apr–Aug 1916
5-Month
27.34"
(694.44mm)
22.42"
(569.47mm)
4.92"
(124.97mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1915 1925
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2013
Mar–Aug 1916
6-Month
29.32"
(744.73mm)
26.70"
(678.18mm)
2.62"
(66.55mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1915 1925
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2003
Ties: 1949
Feb–Aug 1916
7-Month
33.16"
(842.26mm)
30.60"
(777.24mm)
2.56"
(65.02mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1915 1925
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1964
Jan–Aug 1916
8-Month
34.97"
(888.24mm)
34.43"
(874.52mm)
0.54"
(13.72mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1914 1954
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1964
Dec 1915–Aug 1916
9-Month
38.26"
(971.80mm)
38.08"
(967.23mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1914 1911
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1964
Nov 1915–Aug 1916
10-Month
40.67"
(1,033.02mm)
40.69"
(1,033.53mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1914 1911
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1964
Oct 1915–Aug 1916
11-Month
45.62"
(1,158.75mm)
43.72"
(1,110.49mm)
1.90"
(48.26mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1914 2002
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1991
Sep 1915–Aug 1916
12-Month
48.19"
(1,224.03mm)
47.91"
(1,216.91mm)
0.28"
(7.12mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1914 1911
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1964
Mar 1915–Aug 1916
18-Month
75.07"
(1,906.78mm)
74.68"
(1,896.87mm)
0.39"
(9.91mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1915 2002
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1965
Sep 1914–Aug 1916
24-Month
100.16"
(2,544.06mm)
95.87"
(2,435.10mm)
4.29"
(108.96mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1915 2002
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1965
Sep 1913–Aug 1916
36-Month
144.32"
(3,665.73mm)
143.91"
(3,655.31mm)
0.41"
(10.42mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1915 1956
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 1966
Sep 1912–Aug 1916
48-Month
191.93"
(4,875.02mm)
191.77"
(4,870.96mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1914 1956
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1949
Sep 1911–Aug 1916
60-Month
249.85"
(6,346.19mm)
239.63"
(6,086.60mm)
10.22"
(259.59mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1915 1957
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 2, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/