Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, July 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1972
1-Month
4.56"
(115.82mm)
5.54"
(140.72mm)
-0.98"
(-24.90mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1969 1980
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1916
Jun–Jul 1972
2-Month
10.41"
(264.41mm)
10.22"
(259.59mm)
0.19"
(4.82mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1970 1954, 1993
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1916
May–Jul 1972
3-Month
16.57"
(420.88mm)
13.80"
(350.52mm)
2.77"
(70.36mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1993
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1916
Ties: 1967
Apr–Jul 1972
4-Month
17.60"
(447.04mm)
17.14"
(435.36mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1986
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2003
Mar–Jul 1972
5-Month
20.99"
(533.15mm)
21.42"
(544.07mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1970 1986
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2003
Ties: 1937
Feb–Jul 1972
6-Month
24.93"
(633.22mm)
25.33"
(643.38mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1970 1925
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2003
Jan–Jul 1972
7-Month
30.64"
(778.26mm)
29.15"
(740.41mm)
1.49"
(37.85mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1970 1986
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1964
Dec 1971–Jul 1972
8-Month
33.31"
(846.07mm)
32.80"
(833.12mm)
0.51"
(12.95mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1970 1986
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1964
Nov 1971–Jul 1972
9-Month
35.98"
(913.89mm)
35.41"
(899.41mm)
0.57"
(14.48mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1970 1911
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1964
Oct 1971–Jul 1972
10-Month
42.85"
(1,088.39mm)
38.44"
(976.38mm)
4.41"
(112.01mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1970 1911
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2003
Sep 1971–Jul 1972
11-Month
45.71"
(1,161.03mm)
42.63"
(1,082.80mm)
3.08"
(78.23mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1970 1911
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2003
Aug 1971–Jul 1972
12-Month
53.70"
(1,363.98mm)
47.89"
(1,216.41mm)
5.81"
(147.57mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2003
Feb 1971–Jul 1972
18-Month
85.01"
(2,159.25mm)
73.34"
(1,862.84mm)
11.67"
(296.41mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1971 2002
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1965
Aug 1970–Jul 1972
24-Month
108.77"
(2,762.76mm)
95.88"
(2,435.35mm)
12.89"
(327.41mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1971 2002
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1965
Aug 1969–Jul 1972
36-Month
154.31"
(3,919.47mm)
143.97"
(3,656.84mm)
10.34"
(262.63mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1971 2002
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1965
Aug 1968–Jul 1972
48-Month
200.18"
(5,084.57mm)
191.85"
(4,872.99mm)
8.33"
(211.58mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1971 2002
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1998
Aug 1967–Jul 1972
60-Month
245.25"
(6,229.35mm)
239.69"
(6,088.13mm)
5.56"
(141.22mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1957
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on November 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/