Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, August 1921

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1921
1-Month
4.03"
(102.36mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1917 1925
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1949
Ties: 1957
Jul–Aug 1921
2-Month
12.47"
(316.74mm)
10.82"
(274.83mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1918 1980
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1964
Jun–Aug 1921
3-Month
15.45"
(392.43mm)
15.50"
(393.70mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1918 1954
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2013
Ties: 1897
May–Aug 1921
4-Month
20.67"
(525.02mm)
19.08"
(484.63mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1920 1925
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2013
Apr–Aug 1921
5-Month
23.24"
(590.30mm)
22.42"
(569.47mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1918 1925
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2013
Mar–Aug 1921
6-Month
25.56"
(649.22mm)
26.70"
(678.18mm)
-1.14"
(-28.96mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1918 1925
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2003
Ties: 1972
Feb–Aug 1921
7-Month
29.72"
(754.89mm)
30.60"
(777.24mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1918 1925
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1964
Jan–Aug 1921
8-Month
33.23"
(844.04mm)
34.43"
(874.52mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1918 1954
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1964
Dec 1920–Aug 1921
9-Month
37.26"
(946.40mm)
38.08"
(967.23mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1918 1911
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1964
Nov 1920–Aug 1921
10-Month
40.88"
(1,038.35mm)
40.69"
(1,033.53mm)
0.19"
(4.82mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1918 1911
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1964
Oct 1920–Aug 1921
11-Month
41.70"
(1,059.18mm)
43.72"
(1,110.49mm)
-2.02"
(-51.31mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1918 2002
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1991
Sep 1920–Aug 1921
12-Month
47.10"
(1,196.34mm)
47.91"
(1,216.91mm)
-0.81"
(-20.57mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1920 1911
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1964
Mar 1920–Aug 1921
18-Month
77.59"
(1,970.79mm)
74.68"
(1,896.87mm)
2.91"
(73.92mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1920 2002
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1965
Sep 1919–Aug 1921
24-Month
92.19"
(2,341.63mm)
95.87"
(2,435.10mm)
-3.68"
(-93.47mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1918 2002
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1965
Sep 1918–Aug 1921
36-Month
146.25"
(3,714.75mm)
143.91"
(3,655.31mm)
2.34"
(59.44mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1920 1956
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1914 1966
Sep 1917–Aug 1921
48-Month
185.66"
(4,715.76mm)
191.77"
(4,870.96mm)
-6.11"
(-155.20mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1920 1956
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1949
Sep 1916–Aug 1921
60-Month
227.23"
(5,771.64mm)
239.63"
(6,086.60mm)
-12.40"
(-314.96mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1918 1957
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 24, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/