Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, February 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1940
1-Month
4.77"
(121.16mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1938 1947
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1939
Jan–Feb 1940
2-Month
8.25"
(209.55mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1938 1938
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1998
Dec 1939–Feb 1940
3-Month
10.91"
(277.11mm)
11.38"
(289.05mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1938 1938
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1998
Nov 1939–Feb 1940
4-Month
11.98"
(304.29mm)
13.99"
(355.35mm)
-2.01"
(-51.06mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1938 1911
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1998
Oct 1939–Feb 1940
5-Month
12.78"
(324.61mm)
17.01"
(432.05mm)
-4.23"
(-107.44mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1938 2002
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2016
Sep 1939–Feb 1940
6-Month
14.99"
(380.75mm)
21.21"
(538.73mm)
-6.22"
(-157.98mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1938 1941
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2016
Aug 1939–Feb 1940
7-Month
22.44"
(569.98mm)
26.47"
(672.34mm)
-4.03"
(-102.36mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1938 2002
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2016
Jul 1939–Feb 1940
8-Month
28.31"
(719.07mm)
32.01"
(813.05mm)
-3.70"
(-93.98mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1938 2002
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1960
Jun 1939–Feb 1940
9-Month
32.49"
(825.25mm)
36.73"
(932.94mm)
-4.24"
(-107.69mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1938 1955
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2016
May 1939–Feb 1940
10-Month
36.05"
(915.67mm)
40.32"
(1,024.13mm)
-4.27"
(-108.46mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1938 1955
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1960
Apr 1939–Feb 1940
11-Month
39.07"
(992.38mm)
43.69"
(1,109.73mm)
-4.62"
(-117.35mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1934 2002
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1929
Mar 1939–Feb 1940
12-Month
42.31"
(1,074.67mm)
47.97"
(1,218.44mm)
-5.66"
(-143.77mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1938 1955
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1960
Sep 1938–Feb 1940
18-Month
65.30"
(1,658.62mm)
69.17"
(1,756.92mm)
-3.87"
(-98.30mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1939 2012
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1965
Mar 1938–Feb 1940
24-Month
91.69"
(2,328.93mm)
95.95"
(2,437.13mm)
-4.26"
(-108.20mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1939 1927
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1930
Mar 1937–Feb 1940
36-Month
133.81"
(3,398.77mm)
144.02"
(3,658.11mm)
-10.21"
(-259.34mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1936 1957
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1966
Mar 1936–Feb 1940
48-Month
187.95"
(4,773.93mm)
191.89"
(4,874.01mm)
-3.94"
(-100.08mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1957
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1998
Mar 1935–Feb 1940
60-Month
236.51"
(6,007.35mm)
239.74"
(6,089.40mm)
-3.23"
(-82.05mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1938 1957
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1966

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/