Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, January 1957

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1957
1-Month
2.47"
(62.74mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
-1.36"
(-34.54mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1907
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1925
Ties: 1900
Dec 1956–Jan 1957
2-Month
4.78"
(121.41mm)
7.48"
(189.99mm)
-2.70"
(-68.58mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1956 1981
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1925
Nov 1956–Jan 1957
3-Month
5.87"
(149.10mm)
10.08"
(256.03mm)
-4.21"
(-106.93mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1956 1934
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1993
Ties: 1945
Oct 1956–Jan 1957
4-Month
8.77"
(222.76mm)
13.11"
(332.99mm)
-4.34"
(-110.23mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1956 1934
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2016
Sep 1956–Jan 1957
5-Month
14.63"
(371.60mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
-2.68"
(-68.07mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1956 1985
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2016
Aug 1956–Jan 1957
6-Month
18.48"
(469.39mm)
22.57"
(573.28mm)
-4.09"
(-103.89mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2016
Jul 1956–Jan 1957
7-Month
22.86"
(580.64mm)
28.11"
(713.99mm)
-5.25"
(-133.35mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2016
Jun 1956–Jan 1957
8-Month
26.12"
(663.45mm)
32.83"
(833.88mm)
-6.71"
(-170.43mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1956 1955
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2016
May 1956–Jan 1957
9-Month
28.81"
(731.77mm)
36.42"
(925.07mm)
-7.61"
(-193.30mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1955 1955
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1925
Apr 1956–Jan 1957
10-Month
32.53"
(826.26mm)
39.79"
(1,010.67mm)
-7.26"
(-184.41mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1955 2002
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1925
Mar 1956–Jan 1957
11-Month
36.21"
(919.73mm)
44.07"
(1,119.38mm)
-7.86"
(-199.65mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1955 1934
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1960
Feb 1956–Jan 1957
12-Month
42.22"
(1,072.39mm)
48.02"
(1,219.71mm)
-5.80"
(-147.32mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1956 1955
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1965
Aug 1955–Jan 1957
18-Month
58.80"
(1,493.52mm)
70.55"
(1,791.97mm)
-11.75"
(-298.45mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1930
Feb 1955–Jan 1957
24-Month
81.70"
(2,075.18mm)
96.03"
(2,439.16mm)
-14.33"
(-363.98mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1956 1927
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1930
Feb 1954–Jan 1957
36-Month
114.42"
(2,906.27mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
-29.62"
(-752.35mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1928 1928
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1930
Feb 1953–Jan 1957
48-Month
160.96"
(4,088.38mm)
191.94"
(4,875.28mm)
-30.98"
(-786.90mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1957
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1965
Feb 1952–Jan 1957
60-Month
208.29"
(5,290.57mm)
239.83"
(6,091.68mm)
-31.54"
(-801.11mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/