Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, January 1917

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1917
1-Month
3.47"
(88.14mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1916 1907
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1925
Dec 1916–Jan 1917
2-Month
5.81"
(147.57mm)
7.48"
(189.99mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1916 1981
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1925
Ties: 1947
Nov 1916–Jan 1917
3-Month
6.96"
(176.78mm)
10.08"
(256.03mm)
-3.12"
(-79.25mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1911 1934
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1993
Oct 1916–Jan 1917
4-Month
9.55"
(242.57mm)
13.11"
(332.99mm)
-3.56"
(-90.42mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1910 1934
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2016
Sep 1916–Jan 1917
5-Month
11.93"
(303.02mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
-5.38"
(-136.65mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1905 1985
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2016
Aug 1916–Jan 1917
6-Month
15.10"
(383.54mm)
22.57"
(573.28mm)
-7.47"
(-189.74mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 2002
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2016
Jul 1916–Jan 1917
7-Month
29.51"
(749.55mm)
28.11"
(713.99mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1916 2002
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2016
Ties: 1975
Jun 1916–Jan 1917
8-Month
35.01"
(889.25mm)
32.83"
(833.88mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1916 1955
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2016
May 1916–Jan 1917
9-Month
37.46"
(951.48mm)
36.42"
(925.07mm)
1.04"
(26.41mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1914 1955
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1925
Apr 1916–Jan 1917
10-Month
39.27"
(997.46mm)
39.79"
(1,010.67mm)
-0.52"
(-13.21mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1916 2002
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1925
Mar 1916–Jan 1917
11-Month
41.25"
(1,047.75mm)
44.07"
(1,119.38mm)
-2.82"
(-71.63mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1911 1934
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1960
Feb 1916–Jan 1917
12-Month
45.09"
(1,145.29mm)
48.02"
(1,219.71mm)
-2.93"
(-74.42mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1916 1955
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1965
Aug 1915–Jan 1917
18-Month
67.52"
(1,715.01mm)
70.55"
(1,791.97mm)
-3.03"
(-76.96mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1912 2002
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1930
Feb 1915–Jan 1917
24-Month
90.10"
(2,288.54mm)
96.03"
(2,439.16mm)
-5.93"
(-150.62mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1912 1927
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1930
Feb 1914–Jan 1917
36-Month
138.53"
(3,518.66mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
-5.51"
(-139.96mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1912 1928
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1930
Feb 1913–Jan 1917
48-Month
186.42"
(4,735.07mm)
191.94"
(4,875.28mm)
-5.52"
(-140.21mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1912 1957
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1965
Feb 1912–Jan 1917
60-Month
239.54"
(6,084.32mm)
239.83"
(6,091.68mm)
-0.29"
(-7.36mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1916 1956
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/