Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, October 1952

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1952
1-Month
1.07"
(27.18mm)
2.99"
(75.95mm)
-1.92"
(-48.77mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1943 2000
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2015
Sep–Oct 1952
2-Month
4.70"
(119.38mm)
7.24"
(183.90mm)
-2.54"
(-64.52mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1943 1931
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1959
Aug–Oct 1952
3-Month
13.93"
(353.82mm)
12.52"
(318.01mm)
1.41"
(35.81mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1951 1925
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1928
Jul–Oct 1952
4-Month
17.32"
(439.93mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
-0.74"
(-18.79mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1951 1925
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1964
Ties: 1899
Jun–Oct 1952
5-Month
20.55"
(521.97mm)
22.74"
(577.60mm)
-2.19"
(-55.63mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1951 1954
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1964
Ties: 1958
May–Oct 1952
6-Month
24.27"
(616.46mm)
26.32"
(668.53mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1925
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1928
Apr–Oct 1952
7-Month
27.42"
(696.47mm)
29.66"
(753.36mm)
-2.24"
(-56.89mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1951 1925
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1928
Mar–Oct 1952
8-Month
34.37"
(873.00mm)
33.94"
(862.08mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1951 1925
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1928
Feb–Oct 1952
9-Month
38.92"
(988.57mm)
37.84"
(961.14mm)
1.08"
(27.43mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1951 1925
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1964
Jan–Oct 1952
10-Month
41.28"
(1,048.51mm)
41.67"
(1,058.42mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1951 1954
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1964
Dec 1951–Oct 1952
11-Month
45.67"
(1,160.02mm)
45.32"
(1,151.13mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1951 1931
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1964
Nov 1951–Oct 1952
12-Month
48.56"
(1,233.42mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1951 1911
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1964
May 1951–Oct 1952
18-Month
68.64"
(1,743.46mm)
74.26"
(1,886.20mm)
-5.62"
(-142.74mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1951 1954
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1929
Nov 1950–Oct 1952
24-Month
84.54"
(2,147.32mm)
95.92"
(2,436.37mm)
-11.38"
(-289.05mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1951 1951
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1929
Nov 1949–Oct 1952
36-Month
124.44"
(3,160.78mm)
143.95"
(3,656.33mm)
-19.51"
(-495.55mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1927 2002
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1966
Nov 1948–Oct 1952
48-Month
180.56"
(4,586.22mm)
191.85"
(4,872.99mm)
-11.29"
(-286.77mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1943 2002
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1965
Ties: 1905
Nov 1947–Oct 1952
60-Month
239.11"
(6,073.39mm)
239.75"
(6,089.65mm)
-0.64"
(-16.26mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1954
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/