Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, September 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1940
1-Month
1.45"
(36.83mm)
4.24"
(107.70mm)
-2.79"
(-70.87mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1931 2005
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1924
Aug–Sep 1940
2-Month
10.90"
(276.86mm)
9.52"
(241.81mm)
1.38"
(35.05mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1939 1925
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1928
Jul–Sep 1940
3-Month
14.64"
(371.86mm)
15.07"
(382.78mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1938 1925
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1928
Jun–Sep 1940
4-Month
18.26"
(463.80mm)
19.75"
(501.65mm)
-1.49"
(-37.85mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1936 1954
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1928
May–Sep 1940
5-Month
21.08"
(535.43mm)
23.33"
(592.58mm)
-2.25"
(-57.15mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1936 1925
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1928
Apr–Sep 1940
6-Month
23.11"
(586.99mm)
26.67"
(677.42mm)
-3.56"
(-90.43mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1931 1925
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1928
Mar–Sep 1940
7-Month
26.25"
(666.75mm)
30.95"
(786.13mm)
-4.70"
(-119.38mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1933 1925
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1928
Feb–Sep 1940
8-Month
31.02"
(787.91mm)
34.85"
(885.19mm)
-3.83"
(-97.28mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1933 1925
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1928
Jan–Sep 1940
9-Month
34.50"
(876.30mm)
38.68"
(982.47mm)
-4.18"
(-106.17mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1938 1954
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1928
Dec 1939–Sep 1940
10-Month
37.16"
(943.86mm)
42.32"
(1,074.93mm)
-5.16"
(-131.07mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1938 1911
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1928
Nov 1939–Sep 1940
11-Month
38.23"
(971.04mm)
44.93"
(1,141.22mm)
-6.70"
(-170.18mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1934 1911
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1928
Oct 1939–Sep 1940
12-Month
39.03"
(991.36mm)
47.96"
(1,218.18mm)
-8.93"
(-226.82mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1931 1954
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1928
Apr 1939–Sep 1940
18-Month
65.32"
(1,659.13mm)
74.64"
(1,895.86mm)
-9.32"
(-236.73mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1934 2002
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1929
Oct 1938–Sep 1940
24-Month
86.44"
(2,195.58mm)
95.96"
(2,437.38mm)
-9.52"
(-241.80mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1935 2002
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1965
Oct 1937–Sep 1940
36-Month
129.52"
(3,289.81mm)
144.01"
(3,657.85mm)
-14.49"
(-368.04mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1932 2002
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1966
Oct 1936–Sep 1940
48-Month
183.20"
(4,653.28mm)
191.90"
(4,874.26mm)
-8.70"
(-220.98mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1936 2002
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1998
Oct 1935–Sep 1940
60-Month
231.97"
(5,892.04mm)
239.78"
(6,090.41mm)
-7.81"
(-198.37mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1938 1954
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1975
Ties: 2013

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/