Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, January 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1961
1-Month
2.69"
(68.33mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
-1.14"
(-28.95mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1957 1907
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1925
Dec 1960–Jan 1961
2-Month
4.76"
(120.90mm)
7.48"
(189.99mm)
-2.72"
(-69.09mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1981
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1925
Nov 1960–Jan 1961
3-Month
5.95"
(151.13mm)
10.08"
(256.03mm)
-4.13"
(-104.90mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1957 1934
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1993
Oct 1960–Jan 1961
4-Month
8.38"
(212.85mm)
13.11"
(332.99mm)
-4.73"
(-120.14mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1956 1934
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2016
Sep 1960–Jan 1961
5-Month
13.56"
(344.42mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
-3.75"
(-95.25mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1959 1985
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2016
Aug 1960–Jan 1961
6-Month
17.47"
(443.74mm)
22.57"
(573.28mm)
-5.10"
(-129.54mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2016
Jul 1960–Jan 1961
7-Month
25.18"
(639.57mm)
28.11"
(713.99mm)
-2.93"
(-74.42mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2016
Jun 1960–Jan 1961
8-Month
29.53"
(750.06mm)
32.83"
(833.88mm)
-3.30"
(-83.82mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1959 1955
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2016
May 1960–Jan 1961
9-Month
31.86"
(809.24mm)
36.42"
(925.07mm)
-4.56"
(-115.83mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1959 1955
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1925
Apr 1960–Jan 1961
10-Month
34.69"
(881.13mm)
39.79"
(1,010.67mm)
-5.10"
(-129.54mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1957 2002
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1925
Mar 1960–Jan 1961
11-Month
39.40"
(1,000.76mm)
44.07"
(1,119.38mm)
-4.67"
(-118.62mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1957 1934
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1960
Feb 1960–Jan 1961
12-Month
45.47"
(1,154.94mm)
48.02"
(1,219.71mm)
-2.55"
(-64.77mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1957 1955
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1965
Aug 1959–Jan 1961
18-Month
77.68"
(1,973.07mm)
70.55"
(1,791.97mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1930
Feb 1959–Jan 1961
24-Month
109.06"
(2,770.12mm)
96.03"
(2,439.16mm)
13.03"
(330.96mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1959 1927
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1930
Feb 1958–Jan 1961
36-Month
155.62"
(3,952.75mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
11.58"
(294.13mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1928
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1930
Feb 1957–Jan 1961
48-Month
206.18"
(5,236.97mm)
191.94"
(4,875.28mm)
14.24"
(361.69mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1960 1957
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1965
Feb 1956–Jan 1961
60-Month
248.40"
(6,309.36mm)
239.83"
(6,091.68mm)
8.57"
(217.68mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1960 1956
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/