Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, December 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1961
1-Month
4.25"
(107.95mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
0.64"
(16.26mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1960 1955
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2009
Nov–Dec 1961
2-Month
6.39"
(162.31mm)
6.22"
(157.99mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1960 1933
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2015
Oct–Dec 1961
3-Month
7.17"
(182.12mm)
9.21"
(233.93mm)
-2.04"
(-51.81mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1960 2001
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2015
Sep–Dec 1961
4-Month
9.11"
(231.39mm)
13.46"
(341.88mm)
-4.35"
(-110.49mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1958 1939
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2015
Aug–Dec 1961
5-Month
16.74"
(425.20mm)
18.73"
(475.74mm)
-1.99"
(-50.54mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1960 2001
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2015
Jul–Dec 1961
6-Month
21.77"
(552.96mm)
24.28"
(616.71mm)
-2.51"
(-63.75mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1958 2001
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2015
Jun–Dec 1961
7-Month
27.88"
(708.15mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
-1.08"
(-27.43mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1960 1954
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2015
May–Dec 1961
8-Month
31.87"
(809.50mm)
32.54"
(826.52mm)
-0.67"
(-17.02mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1960 1954
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1964
Apr–Dec 1961
9-Month
38.62"
(980.95mm)
35.88"
(911.35mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1960 1954
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1964
Mar–Dec 1961
10-Month
42.87"
(1,088.90mm)
40.16"
(1,020.06mm)
2.71"
(68.84mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1960 1925
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1964
Feb–Dec 1961
11-Month
48.83"
(1,240.28mm)
44.06"
(1,119.12mm)
4.77"
(121.16mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1960 1925
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1964
Jan–Dec 1961
12-Month
51.52"
(1,308.61mm)
47.89"
(1,216.41mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1954
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1964
Jul 1960–Dec 1961
18-Month
74.01"
(1,879.85mm)
72.17"
(1,833.12mm)
1.84"
(46.73mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1958 1954
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1929
Jan 1960–Dec 1961
24-Month
100.24"
(2,546.10mm)
95.87"
(2,435.10mm)
4.37"
(111.00mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1958 1955
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1929
Jan 1959–Dec 1961
36-Month
161.10"
(4,091.94mm)
143.88"
(3,654.55mm)
17.22"
(437.39mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1960 1956
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1966
Jan 1958–Dec 1961
48-Month
208.68"
(5,300.47mm)
191.83"
(4,872.48mm)
16.85"
(427.99mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1960 1956
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1964
Jan 1957–Dec 1961
60-Month
257.48"
(6,539.99mm)
239.71"
(6,088.63mm)
17.77"
(451.36mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1960 1954
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/