Climate at a Glance

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, February 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1971
1-Month
4.34"
(110.24mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
0.44"
(11.18mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1970 1947
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1939
Jan–Feb 1971
2-Month
8.79"
(223.27mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
1.06"
(26.93mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1970 1938
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1998
Ties: 1997
Dec 1970–Feb 1971
3-Month
12.21"
(310.13mm)
11.38"
(289.05mm)
0.83"
(21.08mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1970 1938
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1998
Nov 1970–Feb 1971
4-Month
13.59"
(345.19mm)
13.99"
(355.35mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1911
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1998
Ties: 1966
Oct 1970–Feb 1971
5-Month
18.98"
(482.09mm)
17.01"
(432.05mm)
1.97"
(50.04mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2016
Sep 1970–Feb 1971
6-Month
21.74"
(552.20mm)
21.21"
(538.73mm)
0.53"
(13.47mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1970 1941
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2016
Aug 1970–Feb 1971
7-Month
28.10"
(713.74mm)
26.47"
(672.34mm)
1.63"
(41.40mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2016
Jul 1970–Feb 1971
8-Month
33.14"
(841.76mm)
32.01"
(813.05mm)
1.13"
(28.71mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1960
Jun 1970–Feb 1971
9-Month
35.54"
(902.72mm)
36.73"
(932.94mm)
-1.19"
(-30.22mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1968 1955
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2016
May 1970–Feb 1971
10-Month
38.85"
(986.79mm)
40.32"
(1,024.13mm)
-1.47"
(-37.34mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1967 1955
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1960
Apr 1970–Feb 1971
11-Month
40.52"
(1,029.21mm)
43.69"
(1,109.73mm)
-3.17"
(-80.52mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1957 2002
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1929
Mar 1970–Feb 1971
12-Month
47.12"
(1,196.85mm)
47.97"
(1,218.44mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1955
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1960
Sep 1969–Feb 1971
18-Month
66.08"
(1,678.43mm)
69.17"
(1,756.92mm)
-3.09"
(-78.49mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1969 2012
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1965
Mar 1969–Feb 1971
24-Month
96.50"
(2,451.10mm)
95.95"
(2,437.13mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1970 1927
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1930
Mar 1968–Feb 1971
36-Month
141.35"
(3,590.29mm)
144.02"
(3,658.11mm)
-2.67"
(-67.82mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1970 1957
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1966
Mar 1967–Feb 1971
48-Month
185.88"
(4,721.35mm)
191.89"
(4,874.01mm)
-6.01"
(-152.66mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1970 1957
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1998
Mar 1966–Feb 1971
60-Month
231.12"
(5,870.45mm)
239.74"
(6,089.40mm)
-8.62"
(-218.95mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1959 1957
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1966
Ties: 1988

Citing This Page

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