Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, August 1927

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1927
1-Month
4.89"
(124.21mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
-0.39"
(-9.90mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1926 1925
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1949
Jul–Aug 1927
2-Month
11.30"
(287.02mm)
10.82"
(274.83mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1926 1980
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1964
Jun–Aug 1927
3-Month
17.64"
(448.06mm)
15.50"
(393.70mm)
2.14"
(54.36mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1926 1954
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2013
May–Aug 1927
4-Month
19.42"
(493.27mm)
19.08"
(484.63mm)
0.34"
(8.64mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1926 1925
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2013
Ties: 1981
Apr–Aug 1927
5-Month
20.69"
(525.53mm)
22.42"
(569.47mm)
-1.73"
(-43.94mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1926 1925
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2013
Mar–Aug 1927
6-Month
24.02"
(610.11mm)
26.70"
(678.18mm)
-2.68"
(-68.07mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1926 1925
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2003
Feb–Aug 1927
7-Month
28.06"
(712.72mm)
30.60"
(777.24mm)
-2.54"
(-64.52mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1926 1925
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1964
Ties: 1902
Jan–Aug 1927
8-Month
28.99"
(736.35mm)
34.43"
(874.52mm)
-5.44"
(-138.17mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1925 1954
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1964
Dec 1926–Aug 1927
9-Month
31.89"
(810.01mm)
38.08"
(967.23mm)
-6.19"
(-157.22mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1925 1911
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1964
Nov 1926–Aug 1927
10-Month
34.87"
(885.70mm)
40.69"
(1,033.53mm)
-5.82"
(-147.83mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1925 1911
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1964
Oct 1926–Aug 1927
11-Month
36.10"
(916.94mm)
43.72"
(1,110.49mm)
-7.62"
(-193.55mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1991
Sep 1926–Aug 1927
12-Month
38.53"
(978.66mm)
47.91"
(1,216.91mm)
-9.38"
(-238.25mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1911 1911
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1964
Mar 1926–Aug 1927
18-Month
61.32"
(1,557.53mm)
74.68"
(1,896.87mm)
-13.36"
(-339.34mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1926 2002
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 1965
Sep 1925–Aug 1927
24-Month
83.59"
(2,123.19mm)
95.87"
(2,435.10mm)
-12.28"
(-311.91mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1918 2002
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1965
Sep 1924–Aug 1927
36-Month
129.29"
(3,283.97mm)
143.91"
(3,655.31mm)
-14.62"
(-371.34mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1918 1956
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1966
Sep 1923–Aug 1927
48-Month
175.62"
(4,460.75mm)
191.77"
(4,870.96mm)
-16.15"
(-410.21mm)
16th Driest Driest to Date 1956
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1949
Sep 1922–Aug 1927
60-Month
222.82"
(5,659.63mm)
239.63"
(6,086.60mm)
-16.81"
(-426.97mm)
18th Driest Driest to Date 1957
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on November 30, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/