Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, October 1939

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1939
1-Month
0.80"
(20.32mm)
2.99"
(75.95mm)
-2.19"
(-55.63mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1931 2000
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2015
Sep–Oct 1939
2-Month
3.01"
(76.45mm)
7.24"
(183.90mm)
-4.23"
(-107.45mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1959
Aug–Oct 1939
3-Month
10.46"
(265.68mm)
12.52"
(318.01mm)
-2.06"
(-52.33mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1938 1925
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1928
Jul–Oct 1939
4-Month
16.33"
(414.78mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
-1.73"
(-43.94mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1938 1925
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1964
Jun–Oct 1939
5-Month
20.51"
(520.95mm)
22.74"
(577.60mm)
-2.23"
(-56.65mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1938 1954
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1964
May–Oct 1939
6-Month
24.07"
(611.38mm)
26.32"
(668.53mm)
-2.25"
(-57.15mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1933 1925
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1928
Apr–Oct 1939
7-Month
27.09"
(688.09mm)
29.66"
(753.36mm)
-2.57"
(-65.27mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1933 1925
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1928
Mar–Oct 1939
8-Month
30.33"
(770.38mm)
33.94"
(862.08mm)
-3.61"
(-91.70mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1933 1925
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1928
Feb–Oct 1939
9-Month
38.78"
(985.01mm)
37.84"
(961.14mm)
0.94"
(23.87mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1938 1925
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1964
Jan–Oct 1939
10-Month
41.65"
(1,057.91mm)
41.67"
(1,058.42mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1938 1954
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1964
Ties: 1899
Dec 1938–Oct 1939
11-Month
44.30"
(1,125.22mm)
45.32"
(1,151.13mm)
-1.02"
(-25.91mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1938 1931
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1964
Nov 1938–Oct 1939
12-Month
47.00"
(1,193.80mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1938 1911
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1964
May 1938–Oct 1939
18-Month
71.45"
(1,814.83mm)
74.26"
(1,886.20mm)
-2.81"
(-71.37mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1938 1954
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1929
Nov 1937–Oct 1939
24-Month
87.17"
(2,214.12mm)
95.92"
(2,436.37mm)
-8.75"
(-222.25mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1935 1951
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1929
Nov 1936–Oct 1939
36-Month
139.04"
(3,531.62mm)
143.95"
(3,656.33mm)
-4.91"
(-124.71mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1936 2002
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1966
Nov 1935–Oct 1939
48-Month
192.90"
(4,899.66mm)
191.85"
(4,872.99mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1938 2002
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1965
Nov 1934–Oct 1939
60-Month
234.71"
(5,961.63mm)
239.75"
(6,089.65mm)
-5.04"
(-128.02mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1938 1954
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/