Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, August 1950

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1950
1-Month
3.59"
(91.19mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
-1.69"
(-42.92mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1944 1925
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1949
Jul–Aug 1950
2-Month
10.87"
(276.10mm)
10.82"
(274.83mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1948 1980
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1964
Jun–Aug 1950
3-Month
14.05"
(356.87mm)
15.50"
(393.70mm)
-1.45"
(-36.83mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1948 1954
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2013
May–Aug 1950
4-Month
18.41"
(467.61mm)
19.08"
(484.63mm)
-0.67"
(-17.02mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1948 1925
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2013
Apr–Aug 1950
5-Month
19.80"
(502.92mm)
22.42"
(569.47mm)
-2.62"
(-66.55mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1944 1925
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2013
Mar–Aug 1950
6-Month
23.98"
(609.09mm)
26.70"
(678.18mm)
-2.72"
(-69.09mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1933 1925
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2003
Feb–Aug 1950
7-Month
25.25"
(641.35mm)
30.60"
(777.24mm)
-5.35"
(-135.89mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1931 1925
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1964
Jan–Aug 1950
8-Month
27.20"
(690.88mm)
34.43"
(874.52mm)
-7.23"
(-183.64mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1930 1954
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1964
Dec 1949–Aug 1950
9-Month
29.01"
(736.85mm)
38.08"
(967.23mm)
-9.07"
(-230.38mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1911 1911
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1964
Nov 1949–Aug 1950
10-Month
31.03"
(788.16mm)
40.69"
(1,033.53mm)
-9.66"
(-245.37mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1925 1911
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1964
Oct 1949–Aug 1950
11-Month
33.95"
(862.33mm)
43.72"
(1,110.49mm)
-9.77"
(-248.16mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1991
Sep 1949–Aug 1950
12-Month
37.55"
(953.77mm)
47.91"
(1,216.91mm)
-10.36"
(-263.14mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1911 1911
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1964
Mar 1949–Aug 1950
18-Month
66.87"
(1,698.50mm)
74.68"
(1,896.87mm)
-7.81"
(-198.37mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1934 2002
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1965
Sep 1948–Aug 1950
24-Month
95.98"
(2,437.89mm)
95.87"
(2,435.10mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1945 2002
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1965
Sep 1947–Aug 1950
36-Month
155.24"
(3,943.10mm)
143.91"
(3,655.31mm)
11.33"
(287.79mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1956
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1966
Sep 1946–Aug 1950
48-Month
200.59"
(5,094.99mm)
191.77"
(4,870.96mm)
8.82"
(224.03mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1956
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1949
Sep 1945–Aug 1950
60-Month
255.84"
(6,498.34mm)
239.62"
(6,086.35mm)
16.22"
(411.99mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1948 1957
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on November 30, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/