Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, August 1952

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1952
1-Month
9.23"
(234.44mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
3.95"
(100.33mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1925
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1949
Jul–Aug 1952
2-Month
12.62"
(320.55mm)
10.82"
(274.83mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1951 1980
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1964
Jun–Aug 1952
3-Month
15.85"
(402.59mm)
15.50"
(393.70mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1951 1954
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2013
May–Aug 1952
4-Month
19.57"
(497.08mm)
19.08"
(484.63mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1951 1925
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2013
Apr–Aug 1952
5-Month
22.72"
(577.09mm)
22.42"
(569.47mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1951 1925
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2013
Mar–Aug 1952
6-Month
29.67"
(753.62mm)
26.70"
(678.18mm)
2.97"
(75.44mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1951 1925
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2003
Feb–Aug 1952
7-Month
34.22"
(869.19mm)
30.60"
(777.24mm)
3.62"
(91.95mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1951 1925
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1964
Jan–Aug 1952
8-Month
36.58"
(929.13mm)
34.43"
(874.52mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1951 1954
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1964
Dec 1951–Aug 1952
9-Month
40.97"
(1,040.64mm)
38.08"
(967.23mm)
2.89"
(73.41mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1911
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1964
Nov 1951–Aug 1952
10-Month
43.86"
(1,114.04mm)
40.69"
(1,033.53mm)
3.17"
(80.51mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1911
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1964
Oct 1951–Aug 1952
11-Month
45.08"
(1,145.03mm)
43.72"
(1,110.49mm)
1.36"
(34.54mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1951 2002
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1991
Sep 1951–Aug 1952
12-Month
49.59"
(1,259.59mm)
47.91"
(1,216.91mm)
1.68"
(42.68mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1951 1911
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1964
Mar 1951–Aug 1952
18-Month
71.69"
(1,820.93mm)
74.68"
(1,896.87mm)
-2.99"
(-75.94mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1951 2002
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1965
Ties: 1978
Sep 1950–Aug 1952
24-Month
88.71"
(2,253.23mm)
95.87"
(2,435.10mm)
-7.16"
(-181.87mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1951 2002
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1965
Sep 1949–Aug 1952
36-Month
126.26"
(3,207.00mm)
143.91"
(3,655.31mm)
-17.65"
(-448.31mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1911 1956
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1966
Sep 1948–Aug 1952
48-Month
184.69"
(4,691.13mm)
191.77"
(4,870.96mm)
-7.08"
(-179.83mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1945 1956
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1949
Sep 1947–Aug 1952
60-Month
243.95"
(6,196.33mm)
239.63"
(6,086.60mm)
4.32"
(109.73mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1951 1957
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/