Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, August 1920

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1920
1-Month
8.27"
(210.06mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
2.99"
(75.95mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1919 1925
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1949
Jul–Aug 1920
2-Month
13.62"
(345.95mm)
10.82"
(274.83mm)
2.80"
(71.12mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1918 1980
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1964
Jun–Aug 1920
3-Month
17.03"
(432.56mm)
15.50"
(393.70mm)
1.53"
(38.86mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1918 1954
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2013
May–Aug 1920
4-Month
18.86"
(479.04mm)
19.08"
(484.63mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1918 1925
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2013
Apr–Aug 1920
5-Month
24.12"
(612.65mm)
22.42"
(569.47mm)
1.70"
(43.18mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1918 1925
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2013
Mar–Aug 1920
6-Month
30.49"
(774.45mm)
26.70"
(678.18mm)
3.79"
(96.27mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1919 1925
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2003
Feb–Aug 1920
7-Month
34.62"
(879.35mm)
30.60"
(777.24mm)
4.02"
(102.11mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1919 1925
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1964
Jan–Aug 1920
8-Month
37.90"
(962.66mm)
34.43"
(874.52mm)
3.47"
(88.14mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1918 1954
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1964
Dec 1919–Aug 1920
9-Month
40.90"
(1,038.86mm)
38.08"
(967.23mm)
2.82"
(71.63mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1918 1911
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1964
Nov 1919–Aug 1920
10-Month
41.69"
(1,058.93mm)
40.69"
(1,033.53mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1918 1911
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1964
Oct 1919–Aug 1920
11-Month
44.14"
(1,121.16mm)
43.72"
(1,110.49mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1918 2002
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1991
Sep 1919–Aug 1920
12-Month
45.09"
(1,145.29mm)
47.91"
(1,216.91mm)
-2.82"
(-71.62mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1918 1911
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1964
Mar 1919–Aug 1920
18-Month
74.62"
(1,895.35mm)
74.68"
(1,896.87mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1918 2002
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1965
Sep 1918–Aug 1920
24-Month
99.15"
(2,518.41mm)
95.87"
(2,435.10mm)
3.28"
(83.31mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1919 2002
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1965
Sep 1917–Aug 1920
36-Month
138.56"
(3,519.42mm)
143.91"
(3,655.31mm)
-5.35"
(-135.89mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1919 1956
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1966
Sep 1916–Aug 1920
48-Month
180.13"
(4,575.30mm)
191.77"
(4,870.96mm)
-11.64"
(-295.66mm)
23rd Driest Driest to Date 1956
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1949
Sep 1915–Aug 1920
60-Month
228.32"
(5,799.33mm)
239.63"
(6,086.60mm)
-11.31"
(-287.27mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1918 1957
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 26, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/