Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, October 1949

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1949
1-Month
2.92"
(74.17mm)
2.99"
(75.95mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1948 2000
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2015
Sep–Oct 1949
2-Month
6.52"
(165.61mm)
7.24"
(183.90mm)
-0.72"
(-18.29mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1943 1931
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1959
Ties: 2011
Aug–Oct 1949
3-Month
16.62"
(422.15mm)
12.52"
(318.01mm)
4.10"
(104.14mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1948 1925
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1928
Jul–Oct 1949
4-Month
21.33"
(541.78mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1948 1925
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1964
Jun–Oct 1949
5-Month
25.86"
(656.84mm)
22.74"
(577.60mm)
3.12"
(79.24mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1948 1954
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1964
May–Oct 1949
6-Month
29.34"
(745.24mm)
26.32"
(668.53mm)
3.02"
(76.71mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1948 1925
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1928
Apr–Oct 1949
7-Month
33.94"
(862.08mm)
29.66"
(753.36mm)
4.28"
(108.72mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1948 1925
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1928
Mar–Oct 1949
8-Month
35.84"
(910.34mm)
33.94"
(862.08mm)
1.90"
(48.26mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1946 1925
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1928
Feb–Oct 1949
9-Month
40.94"
(1,039.88mm)
37.84"
(961.14mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1947 1925
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1964
Jan–Oct 1949
10-Month
42.89"
(1,089.41mm)
41.67"
(1,058.42mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1946 1954
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1964
Dec 1948–Oct 1949
11-Month
47.41"
(1,204.21mm)
45.32"
(1,151.13mm)
2.09"
(53.08mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1947 1931
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1964
Nov 1948–Oct 1949
12-Month
56.12"
(1,425.45mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
8.19"
(208.03mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1947 1911
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1964
May 1948–Oct 1949
18-Month
83.00"
(2,108.20mm)
74.26"
(1,886.20mm)
8.74"
(222.00mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1947 1954
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1929
Nov 1947–Oct 1949
24-Month
114.67"
(2,912.62mm)
95.92"
(2,436.37mm)
18.75"
(476.25mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1948 1951
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1929
Nov 1946–Oct 1949
36-Month
162.06"
(4,116.32mm)
143.95"
(3,656.33mm)
18.11"
(459.99mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1948 2002
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1966
Nov 1945–Oct 1949
48-Month
211.15"
(5,363.21mm)
191.85"
(4,872.99mm)
19.30"
(490.22mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1948 2002
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 1965
Nov 1944–Oct 1949
60-Month
260.06"
(6,605.52mm)
239.75"
(6,089.65mm)
20.31"
(515.87mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1948 1954
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 17, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/