Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of December 2019. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, October 1916

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Driest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Wettest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1916
1-Month
2.59"
(65.79mm)
2.99"
(75.95mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1912 2000
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2015
Sep–Oct 1916
2-Month
4.97"
(126.24mm)
7.24"
(183.90mm)
-2.27"
(-57.66mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1905 1931
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1959
Aug–Oct 1916
3-Month
8.14"
(206.76mm)
12.52"
(318.01mm)
-4.38"
(-111.25mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1896 1925
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1928
Jul–Oct 1916
4-Month
22.55"
(572.77mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
4.49"
(114.05mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1915 1925
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1964
Jun–Oct 1916
5-Month
28.05"
(712.47mm)
22.74"
(577.60mm)
5.31"
(134.87mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1915 1954
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 1964
May–Oct 1916
6-Month
30.50"
(774.70mm)
26.32"
(668.53mm)
4.18"
(106.17mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1915 1925
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1928
Apr–Oct 1916
7-Month
32.31"
(820.67mm)
29.66"
(753.36mm)
2.65"
(67.31mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1915 1925
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1928
Ties: 1973
Mar–Oct 1916
8-Month
34.29"
(870.97mm)
33.94"
(862.08mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1914 1925
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1928
Feb–Oct 1916
9-Month
38.13"
(968.50mm)
37.84"
(961.14mm)
0.29"
(7.36mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1915 1925
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1964
Jan–Oct 1916
10-Month
39.94"
(1,014.48mm)
41.67"
(1,058.42mm)
-1.73"
(-43.94mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1914 1954
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1964
Dec 1915–Oct 1916
11-Month
43.23"
(1,098.04mm)
45.32"
(1,151.13mm)
-2.09"
(-53.09mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1914 1931
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1964
Nov 1915–Oct 1916
12-Month
45.64"
(1,159.26mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
-2.29"
(-58.16mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1914 1911
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1964
May 1915–Oct 1916
18-Month
75.92"
(1,928.37mm)
74.26"
(1,886.20mm)
1.66"
(42.17mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1915 1954
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1929
Nov 1914–Oct 1916
24-Month
97.65"
(2,480.31mm)
95.92"
(2,436.37mm)
1.73"
(43.94mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1915 1951
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1929
Nov 1913–Oct 1916
36-Month
140.17"
(3,560.32mm)
143.95"
(3,656.33mm)
-3.78"
(-96.01mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1912 2002
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1966
Nov 1912–Oct 1916
48-Month
188.58"
(4,789.93mm)
191.85"
(4,872.99mm)
-3.27"
(-83.06mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1914 2002
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1965
Nov 1911–Oct 1916
60-Month
245.53"
(6,236.46mm)
239.75"
(6,089.65mm)
5.78"
(146.81mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1915 1954
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/