Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, August 1917

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1917
1-Month
2.95"
(74.93mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
-2.33"
(-59.18mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1900 1925
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1949
Jul–Aug 1917
2-Month
9.63"
(244.60mm)
10.82"
(274.83mm)
-1.19"
(-30.23mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1913 1980
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1964
Jun–Aug 1917
3-Month
14.36"
(364.74mm)
15.50"
(393.70mm)
-1.14"
(-28.96mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1911 1954
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2013
May–Aug 1917
4-Month
17.30"
(439.42mm)
19.08"
(484.63mm)
-1.78"
(-45.21mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1914 1925
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2013
Apr–Aug 1917
5-Month
20.58"
(522.73mm)
22.42"
(569.47mm)
-1.84"
(-46.74mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1914 1925
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2013
Mar–Aug 1917
6-Month
25.72"
(653.29mm)
26.70"
(678.18mm)
-0.98"
(-24.89mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1914 1925
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2003
Feb–Aug 1917
7-Month
29.64"
(752.86mm)
30.60"
(777.24mm)
-0.96"
(-24.38mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1914 1925
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1964
Jan–Aug 1917
8-Month
33.11"
(840.99mm)
34.43"
(874.52mm)
-1.32"
(-33.53mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1914 1954
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1964
Dec 1916–Aug 1917
9-Month
35.45"
(900.43mm)
38.08"
(967.23mm)
-2.63"
(-66.80mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1914 1911
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1964
Nov 1916–Aug 1917
10-Month
36.60"
(929.64mm)
40.69"
(1,033.53mm)
-4.09"
(-103.89mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1914 1911
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1964
Oct 1916–Aug 1917
11-Month
39.19"
(995.43mm)
43.72"
(1,110.49mm)
-4.53"
(-115.06mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1914 2002
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1991
Sep 1916–Aug 1917
12-Month
41.57"
(1,055.88mm)
47.91"
(1,216.91mm)
-6.34"
(-161.03mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1911 1911
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1964
Mar 1916–Aug 1917
18-Month
70.89"
(1,800.61mm)
74.68"
(1,896.87mm)
-3.79"
(-96.26mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1914 2002
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1965
Sep 1915–Aug 1917
24-Month
89.76"
(2,279.90mm)
95.87"
(2,435.10mm)
-6.11"
(-155.20mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1911 2002
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1965
Sep 1914–Aug 1917
36-Month
141.73"
(3,599.94mm)
143.91"
(3,655.31mm)
-2.18"
(-55.37mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1913 1956
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1966
Sep 1913–Aug 1917
48-Month
185.89"
(4,721.61mm)
191.77"
(4,870.96mm)
-5.88"
(-149.35mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1914 1956
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1949
Sep 1912–Aug 1917
60-Month
233.50"
(5,930.90mm)
239.63"
(6,086.60mm)
-6.13"
(-155.70mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1914 1957
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 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/