Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, August 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1951
1-Month
3.32"
(84.33mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
-1.96"
(-49.78mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1938 1925
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1949
Jul–Aug 1951
2-Month
8.93"
(226.82mm)
10.82"
(274.83mm)
-1.89"
(-48.01mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1944 1980
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1964
Ties: 2000, 2014
Jun–Aug 1951
3-Month
13.52"
(343.41mm)
15.50"
(393.70mm)
-1.98"
(-50.29mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1948 1954
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2013
May–Aug 1951
4-Month
14.35"
(364.49mm)
19.08"
(484.63mm)
-4.73"
(-120.14mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1944 1925
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2013
Apr–Aug 1951
5-Month
17.43"
(442.72mm)
22.42"
(569.47mm)
-4.99"
(-126.75mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1930 1925
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2013
Mar–Aug 1951
6-Month
22.10"
(561.34mm)
26.70"
(678.18mm)
-4.60"
(-116.84mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1933 1925
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2003
Feb–Aug 1951
7-Month
23.67"
(601.22mm)
30.60"
(777.24mm)
-6.93"
(-176.02mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1930 1925
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1964
Jan–Aug 1951
8-Month
25.03"
(635.76mm)
34.43"
(874.52mm)
-9.40"
(-238.76mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1925 1954
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1964
Dec 1950–Aug 1951
9-Month
29.04"
(737.62mm)
38.08"
(967.23mm)
-9.04"
(-229.61mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1950 1911
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1964
Nov 1950–Aug 1951
10-Month
30.25"
(768.35mm)
40.69"
(1,033.53mm)
-10.44"
(-265.18mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1911 1911
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1964
Oct 1950–Aug 1951
11-Month
33.76"
(857.50mm)
43.72"
(1,110.49mm)
-9.96"
(-252.99mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1991
Sep 1950–Aug 1951
12-Month
39.12"
(993.65mm)
47.91"
(1,216.91mm)
-8.79"
(-223.26mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1950 1911
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1964
Mar 1950–Aug 1951
18-Month
63.10"
(1,602.74mm)
74.68"
(1,896.87mm)
-11.58"
(-294.13mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1934 2002
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1965
Sep 1949–Aug 1951
24-Month
76.67"
(1,947.42mm)
95.87"
(2,435.10mm)
-19.20"
(-487.68mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2002
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1965
Sep 1948–Aug 1951
36-Month
135.10"
(3,431.54mm)
143.91"
(3,655.31mm)
-8.81"
(-223.77mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1945 1956
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1966
Sep 1947–Aug 1951
48-Month
194.36"
(4,936.74mm)
191.77"
(4,870.96mm)
2.59"
(65.78mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1947 1956
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1949
Sep 1946–Aug 1951
60-Month
239.71"
(6,088.63mm)
239.62"
(6,086.35mm)
0.09"
(2.28mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1947 1957
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/