Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, December 1946

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1946
1-Month
1.12"
(28.45mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
-2.49"
(-63.24mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1933 1955
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2009
Nov–Dec 1946
2-Month
3.87"
(98.30mm)
6.22"
(157.99mm)
-2.35"
(-59.69mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1944 1933
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2015
Oct–Dec 1946
3-Month
8.86"
(225.04mm)
9.21"
(233.93mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1944 2001
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2015
Sep–Dec 1946
4-Month
11.37"
(288.80mm)
13.46"
(341.88mm)
-2.09"
(-53.08mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1944 1939
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2015
Aug–Dec 1946
5-Month
16.88"
(428.75mm)
18.73"
(475.74mm)
-1.85"
(-46.99mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1944 2001
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2015
Jul–Dec 1946
6-Month
23.26"
(590.80mm)
24.28"
(616.71mm)
-1.02"
(-25.91mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1944 2001
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2015
Jun–Dec 1946
7-Month
25.92"
(658.37mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
-3.04"
(-77.21mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1944 1954
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2015
May–Dec 1946
8-Month
30.34"
(770.64mm)
32.54"
(826.52mm)
-2.20"
(-55.88mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1954
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1964
Apr–Dec 1946
9-Month
34.00"
(863.60mm)
35.88"
(911.35mm)
-1.88"
(-47.75mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1944 1954
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1964
Mar–Dec 1946
10-Month
37.60"
(955.04mm)
40.16"
(1,020.06mm)
-2.56"
(-65.02mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1943 1925
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1964
Feb–Dec 1946
11-Month
40.55"
(1,029.97mm)
44.06"
(1,119.12mm)
-3.51"
(-89.15mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1943 1925
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1964
Jan–Dec 1946
12-Month
44.34"
(1,126.24mm)
47.89"
(1,216.41mm)
-3.55"
(-90.17mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1943 1954
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1964
Jul 1945–Dec 1946
18-Month
78.87"
(2,003.30mm)
72.17"
(1,833.12mm)
6.70"
(170.18mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1945 1954
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1929
Ties: 1997
Jan 1945–Dec 1946
24-Month
98.38"
(2,498.85mm)
95.87"
(2,435.10mm)
2.51"
(63.75mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1944 1955
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1929
Jan 1944–Dec 1946
36-Month
146.11"
(3,711.19mm)
143.88"
(3,654.55mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1945 1956
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1966
Jan 1943–Dec 1946
48-Month
189.95"
(4,824.73mm)
191.83"
(4,872.48mm)
-1.88"
(-47.75mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1944 1956
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1964
Jan 1942–Dec 1946
60-Month
236.67"
(6,011.42mm)
239.71"
(6,088.63mm)
-3.04"
(-77.21mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1944 1954
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/