Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, December 1917

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1917
1-Month
1.62"
(41.15mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
-1.99"
(-50.54mm)
10th Driest Driest to Date 1955
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2009
Nov–Dec 1917
2-Month
2.40"
(60.96mm)
6.22"
(157.99mm)
-3.82"
(-97.03mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1933
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2015
Oct–Dec 1917
3-Month
3.85"
(97.79mm)
9.21"
(233.93mm)
-5.36"
(-136.14mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 2001
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2015
Sep–Dec 1917
4-Month
9.82"
(249.43mm)
13.46"
(341.88mm)
-3.64"
(-92.45mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1916 1939
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2015
Aug–Dec 1917
5-Month
12.77"
(324.36mm)
18.73"
(475.74mm)
-5.96"
(-151.38mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1916 2001
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2015
Jul–Dec 1917
6-Month
19.45"
(494.03mm)
24.28"
(616.71mm)
-4.83"
(-122.68mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1895 2001
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2015
Jun–Dec 1917
7-Month
24.18"
(614.17mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
-4.78"
(-121.41mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1895 1954
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2015
May–Dec 1917
8-Month
27.12"
(688.85mm)
32.54"
(826.52mm)
-5.42"
(-137.67mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1895 1954
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1964
Ties: 1988
Apr–Dec 1917
9-Month
30.40"
(772.16mm)
35.88"
(911.35mm)
-5.48"
(-139.19mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1904 1954
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1964
Mar–Dec 1917
10-Month
35.54"
(902.72mm)
40.16"
(1,020.06mm)
-4.62"
(-117.34mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1904 1925
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1964
Feb–Dec 1917
11-Month
39.46"
(1,002.28mm)
44.06"
(1,119.12mm)
-4.60"
(-116.84mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1911 1925
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1964
Jan–Dec 1917
12-Month
42.93"
(1,090.42mm)
47.89"
(1,216.41mm)
-4.96"
(-125.99mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1911 1954
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1964
Jul 1916–Dec 1917
18-Month
68.97"
(1,751.84mm)
72.17"
(1,833.12mm)
-3.20"
(-81.28mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1916 1954
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1929
Jan 1916–Dec 1917
24-Month
86.36"
(2,193.54mm)
95.87"
(2,435.10mm)
-9.51"
(-241.56mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1911 1955
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1929
Jan 1915–Dec 1917
36-Month
135.77"
(3,448.56mm)
143.88"
(3,654.55mm)
-8.11"
(-205.99mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1911 1956
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1966
Jan 1914–Dec 1917
48-Month
180.52"
(4,585.21mm)
191.83"
(4,872.48mm)
-11.31"
(-287.27mm)
30th Driest Driest to Date 1956
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1964
Jan 1913–Dec 1917
60-Month
229.33"
(5,824.98mm)
239.71"
(6,088.63mm)
-10.38"
(-263.65mm)
35th Driest Driest to Date 1954
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/