Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, January 1954

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1954
1-Month
3.23"
(82.04mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1952 1907
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1925
Dec 1953–Jan 1954
2-Month
10.22"
(259.59mm)
7.48"
(189.99mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1953 1981
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1925
Nov 1953–Jan 1954
3-Month
11.77"
(298.96mm)
10.08"
(256.03mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1953 1934
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1993
Oct 1953–Jan 1954
4-Month
12.23"
(310.64mm)
13.11"
(332.99mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1953 1934
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2016
Sep 1953–Jan 1954
5-Month
18.58"
(471.93mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
1.27"
(32.26mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1953 1985
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2016
Aug 1953–Jan 1954
6-Month
22.93"
(582.42mm)
22.57"
(573.28mm)
0.36"
(9.14mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1953 2002
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2016
Jul 1953–Jan 1954
7-Month
26.63"
(676.40mm)
28.11"
(713.99mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1953 2002
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2016
Jun 1953–Jan 1954
8-Month
30.74"
(780.80mm)
32.83"
(833.88mm)
-2.09"
(-53.08mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1953 1955
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2016
May 1953–Jan 1954
9-Month
34.50"
(876.30mm)
36.42"
(925.07mm)
-1.92"
(-48.77mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1953 1955
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1925
Apr 1953–Jan 1954
10-Month
36.45"
(925.83mm)
39.79"
(1,010.67mm)
-3.34"
(-84.84mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1953 2002
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1925
Mar 1953–Jan 1954
11-Month
40.91"
(1,039.11mm)
44.07"
(1,119.38mm)
-3.16"
(-80.27mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1952 1934
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1960
Feb 1953–Jan 1954
12-Month
46.54"
(1,182.12mm)
48.02"
(1,219.71mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1952 1955
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1965
Ties: 2020
Aug 1952–Jan 1954
18-Month
68.88"
(1,749.55mm)
70.55"
(1,791.97mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1953 2002
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1930
Feb 1952–Jan 1954
24-Month
93.87"
(2,384.30mm)
96.03"
(2,439.16mm)
-2.16"
(-54.86mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1953 1927
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1930
Feb 1951–Jan 1954
36-Month
132.91"
(3,375.91mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
-11.13"
(-282.71mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1953 1928
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1930
Feb 1950–Jan 1954
48-Month
173.61"
(4,409.69mm)
191.94"
(4,875.28mm)
-18.33"
(-465.59mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1941 1957
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1965
Feb 1949–Jan 1954
60-Month
220.33"
(5,596.38mm)
239.83"
(6,091.68mm)
-19.50"
(-495.30mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1942 1956
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1976

Citing This Page

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