Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, October 1957

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1957
1-Month
2.40"
(60.96mm)
2.99"
(75.95mm)
-0.59"
(-14.99mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1953 2000
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2015
Ties: 1988
Sep–Oct 1957
2-Month
9.06"
(230.12mm)
7.24"
(183.90mm)
1.82"
(46.22mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1956 1931
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1959
Aug–Oct 1957
3-Month
13.09"
(332.49mm)
12.52"
(318.01mm)
0.57"
(14.48mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1956 1925
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1928
Jul–Oct 1957
4-Month
16.34"
(415.04mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
-1.72"
(-43.68mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1925
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1964
Jun–Oct 1957
5-Month
21.08"
(535.43mm)
22.74"
(577.60mm)
-1.66"
(-42.17mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1956 1954
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1964
May–Oct 1957
6-Month
27.08"
(687.83mm)
26.32"
(668.53mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1956 1925
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1928
Apr–Oct 1957
7-Month
29.53"
(750.06mm)
29.66"
(753.36mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1956 1925
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1928
Mar–Oct 1957
8-Month
34.12"
(866.65mm)
33.94"
(862.08mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1956 1925
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1928
Feb–Oct 1957
9-Month
36.78"
(934.21mm)
37.84"
(961.14mm)
-1.06"
(-26.93mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1956 1925
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1964
Jan–Oct 1957
10-Month
39.25"
(996.95mm)
41.67"
(1,058.42mm)
-2.42"
(-61.47mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1956 1954
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1964
Dec 1956–Oct 1957
11-Month
41.56"
(1,055.62mm)
45.32"
(1,151.13mm)
-3.76"
(-95.51mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1956 1931
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1964
Nov 1956–Oct 1957
12-Month
42.65"
(1,083.31mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
-5.28"
(-134.11mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1956 1911
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1964
May 1956–Oct 1957
18-Month
65.59"
(1,665.99mm)
74.26"
(1,886.20mm)
-8.67"
(-220.21mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1954
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1929
Nov 1955–Oct 1957
24-Month
83.86"
(2,130.04mm)
95.92"
(2,436.37mm)
-12.06"
(-306.33mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1955 1951
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1929
Nov 1954–Oct 1957
36-Month
127.56"
(3,240.02mm)
143.95"
(3,656.33mm)
-16.39"
(-416.31mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1966
Nov 1953–Oct 1957
48-Month
162.97"
(4,139.44mm)
191.85"
(4,872.99mm)
-28.88"
(-733.55mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2002
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1965
Nov 1952–Oct 1957
60-Month
206.15"
(5,236.21mm)
239.75"
(6,089.65mm)
-33.60"
(-853.44mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1954
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/