Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, September 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1972
1-Month
2.57"
(65.28mm)
4.24"
(107.70mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1968 2005
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1924
Ties: 1915
Aug–Sep 1972
2-Month
7.14"
(181.36mm)
9.52"
(241.81mm)
-2.38"
(-60.45mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1968 1925
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1928
Jul–Sep 1972
3-Month
11.70"
(297.18mm)
15.07"
(382.78mm)
-3.37"
(-85.60mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1968 1925
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1928
Jun–Sep 1972
4-Month
17.55"
(445.77mm)
19.75"
(501.65mm)
-2.20"
(-55.88mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1970 1954
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1928
May–Sep 1972
5-Month
23.71"
(602.23mm)
23.33"
(592.58mm)
0.38"
(9.65mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1925
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1928
Apr–Sep 1972
6-Month
24.74"
(628.40mm)
26.67"
(677.42mm)
-1.93"
(-49.02mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1925
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1928
Ties: 2005
Mar–Sep 1972
7-Month
28.13"
(714.50mm)
30.95"
(786.13mm)
-2.82"
(-71.63mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1968 1925
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1928
Feb–Sep 1972
8-Month
32.07"
(814.58mm)
34.85"
(885.19mm)
-2.78"
(-70.61mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1970 1925
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1928
Jan–Sep 1972
9-Month
37.78"
(959.61mm)
38.68"
(982.47mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1970 1954
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1928
Dec 1971–Sep 1972
10-Month
40.45"
(1,027.43mm)
42.32"
(1,074.93mm)
-1.87"
(-47.50mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1970 1911
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1928
Nov 1971–Sep 1972
11-Month
43.12"
(1,095.25mm)
44.93"
(1,141.22mm)
-1.81"
(-45.97mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1970 1911
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1928
Oct 1971–Sep 1972
12-Month
49.99"
(1,269.75mm)
47.96"
(1,218.18mm)
2.03"
(51.57mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1970 1954
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1928
Apr 1971–Sep 1972
18-Month
81.02"
(2,057.91mm)
74.64"
(1,895.86mm)
6.38"
(162.05mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1971 2002
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1929
Oct 1970–Sep 1972
24-Month
106.79"
(2,712.47mm)
95.96"
(2,437.38mm)
10.83"
(275.09mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1971 2002
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1965
Oct 1969–Sep 1972
36-Month
149.05"
(3,785.87mm)
144.01"
(3,657.85mm)
5.04"
(128.02mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1966
Oct 1968–Sep 1972
48-Month
203.06"
(5,157.72mm)
191.90"
(4,874.26mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1971 2002
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1998
Oct 1967–Sep 1972
60-Month
242.51"
(6,159.75mm)
239.78"
(6,090.41mm)
2.73"
(69.34mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1971 1954
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on November 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/