Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, February 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1953
1-Month
5.63"
(143.00mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
1.73"
(43.94mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1952 1947
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1939
Jan–Feb 1953
2-Month
8.90"
(226.06mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
1.17"
(29.72mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1952 1938
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1998
Dec 1952–Feb 1953
3-Month
12.11"
(307.59mm)
11.38"
(289.05mm)
0.73"
(18.54mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1952 1938
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1998
Nov 1952–Feb 1953
4-Month
14.04"
(356.62mm)
13.99"
(355.35mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1951 1911
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1998
Oct 1952–Feb 1953
5-Month
15.11"
(383.79mm)
17.01"
(432.05mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1951 2002
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2016
Sep 1952–Feb 1953
6-Month
18.74"
(476.00mm)
21.21"
(538.73mm)
-2.47"
(-62.73mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1951 1941
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2016
Aug 1952–Feb 1953
7-Month
27.97"
(710.44mm)
26.47"
(672.34mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1952 2002
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2016
Jul 1952–Feb 1953
8-Month
31.36"
(796.54mm)
32.01"
(813.05mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1952 2002
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1960
Jun 1952–Feb 1953
9-Month
34.59"
(878.59mm)
36.73"
(932.94mm)
-2.14"
(-54.35mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1952 1955
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2016
May 1952–Feb 1953
10-Month
38.31"
(973.07mm)
40.32"
(1,024.13mm)
-2.01"
(-51.06mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1952 1955
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1960
Apr 1952–Feb 1953
11-Month
41.46"
(1,053.08mm)
43.69"
(1,109.73mm)
-2.23"
(-56.65mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1952 2002
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1929
Mar 1952–Feb 1953
12-Month
48.41"
(1,229.61mm)
47.97"
(1,218.44mm)
0.44"
(11.17mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1952 1955
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1960
Sep 1951–Feb 1953
18-Month
68.33"
(1,735.58mm)
69.17"
(1,756.92mm)
-0.84"
(-21.34mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1952 2012
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1965
Mar 1951–Feb 1953
24-Month
90.43"
(2,296.92mm)
95.95"
(2,437.13mm)
-5.52"
(-140.21mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1952 1927
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1930
Mar 1950–Feb 1953
36-Month
131.43"
(3,338.32mm)
144.02"
(3,658.11mm)
-12.59"
(-319.79mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1952 1957
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1966
Mar 1949–Feb 1953
48-Month
174.32"
(4,427.73mm)
191.89"
(4,874.01mm)
-17.57"
(-446.28mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1943 1957
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1998
Mar 1948–Feb 1953
60-Month
232.26"
(5,899.40mm)
239.74"
(6,089.40mm)
-7.48"
(-190.00mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1945 1957
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1966

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/