Climate at a Glance

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, December 1955

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1955
1-Month
0.83"
(21.08mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
-2.78"
(-70.61mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1955
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2009
Nov–Dec 1955
2-Month
3.12"
(79.25mm)
6.22"
(157.99mm)
-3.10"
(-78.74mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1933 1933
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2015
Oct–Dec 1955
3-Month
5.58"
(141.73mm)
9.21"
(233.93mm)
-3.63"
(-92.20mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1939 2001
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2015
Sep–Dec 1955
4-Month
10.50"
(266.70mm)
13.46"
(341.88mm)
-2.96"
(-75.18mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1954 1939
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2015
Aug–Dec 1955
5-Month
14.84"
(376.94mm)
18.73"
(475.74mm)
-3.89"
(-98.80mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1954 2001
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2015
Jul–Dec 1955
6-Month
20.82"
(528.83mm)
24.28"
(616.71mm)
-3.46"
(-87.88mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1954 2001
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2015
Jun–Dec 1955
7-Month
24.30"
(617.22mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
-4.66"
(-118.36mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1954 1954
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2015
May–Dec 1955
8-Month
28.45"
(722.63mm)
32.54"
(826.52mm)
-4.09"
(-103.89mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1954 1954
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1964
Apr–Dec 1955
9-Month
33.02"
(838.71mm)
35.88"
(911.35mm)
-2.86"
(-72.64mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1954 1954
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1964
Mar–Dec 1955
10-Month
34.99"
(888.75mm)
40.16"
(1,020.06mm)
-5.17"
(-131.31mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1954 1925
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1964
Feb–Dec 1955
11-Month
37.74"
(958.60mm)
44.06"
(1,119.12mm)
-6.32"
(-160.52mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1954 1925
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1964
Jan–Dec 1955
12-Month
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
47.89"
(1,216.41mm)
-5.92"
(-150.37mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1954
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1964
Ties: 1935
Jul 1954–Dec 1955
18-Month
57.56"
(1,462.02mm)
72.17"
(1,833.12mm)
-14.61"
(-371.10mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1954
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1929
Jan 1954–Dec 1955
24-Month
73.69"
(1,871.73mm)
95.87"
(2,435.10mm)
-22.18"
(-563.37mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1955
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1929
Jan 1953–Dec 1955
36-Month
120.27"
(3,054.86mm)
143.88"
(3,654.55mm)
-23.61"
(-599.69mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1956
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1966
Jan 1952–Dec 1955
48-Month
166.69"
(4,233.93mm)
191.83"
(4,872.48mm)
-25.14"
(-638.55mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1954 1956
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1964
Jan 1951–Dec 1955
60-Month
204.73"
(5,200.14mm)
239.71"
(6,088.63mm)
-34.98"
(-888.49mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1954
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/