Climate at a Glance

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, August 1957

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1957
1-Month
4.03"
(102.36mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1956 1925
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1949
Ties: 1921
Jul–Aug 1957
2-Month
7.28"
(184.91mm)
10.82"
(274.83mm)
-3.54"
(-89.92mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1954 1980
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1964
Jun–Aug 1957
3-Month
12.02"
(305.31mm)
15.50"
(393.70mm)
-3.48"
(-88.39mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1956 1954
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2013
May–Aug 1957
4-Month
18.02"
(457.71mm)
19.08"
(484.63mm)
-1.06"
(-26.92mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1956 1925
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2013
Apr–Aug 1957
5-Month
20.47"
(519.94mm)
22.42"
(569.47mm)
-1.95"
(-49.53mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1956 1925
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2013
Mar–Aug 1957
6-Month
25.06"
(636.52mm)
26.70"
(678.18mm)
-1.64"
(-41.66mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1956 1925
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2003
Feb–Aug 1957
7-Month
27.72"
(704.09mm)
30.60"
(777.24mm)
-2.88"
(-73.15mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1956 1925
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1964
Jan–Aug 1957
8-Month
30.19"
(766.83mm)
34.43"
(874.52mm)
-4.24"
(-107.69mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1954
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1964
Dec 1956–Aug 1957
9-Month
32.50"
(825.50mm)
38.08"
(967.23mm)
-5.58"
(-141.73mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1956 1911
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1964
Nov 1956–Aug 1957
10-Month
33.59"
(853.19mm)
40.69"
(1,033.53mm)
-7.10"
(-180.34mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1956 1911
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1964
Oct 1956–Aug 1957
11-Month
36.49"
(926.85mm)
43.72"
(1,110.49mm)
-7.23"
(-183.64mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1991
Sep 1956–Aug 1957
12-Month
42.35"
(1,075.69mm)
47.91"
(1,216.91mm)
-5.56"
(-141.22mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1956 1911
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1964
Mar 1956–Aug 1957
18-Month
63.93"
(1,623.82mm)
74.68"
(1,896.87mm)
-10.75"
(-273.05mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1955 2002
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1965
Ties: 1932
Sep 1955–Aug 1957
24-Month
82.18"
(2,087.37mm)
95.87"
(2,435.10mm)
-13.69"
(-347.73mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1965
Sep 1954–Aug 1957
36-Month
123.15"
(3,128.01mm)
143.91"
(3,655.31mm)
-20.76"
(-527.30mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1966
Sep 1953–Aug 1957
48-Month
160.72"
(4,082.29mm)
191.77"
(4,870.96mm)
-31.05"
(-788.67mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1949
Sep 1952–Aug 1957
60-Month
201.79"
(5,125.47mm)
239.63"
(6,086.60mm)
-37.84"
(-961.13mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1957
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on December 2, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/