Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, September 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1973
1-Month
4.06"
(103.12mm)
4.24"
(107.70mm)
-0.18"
(-4.58mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1972 2005
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1924
Aug–Sep 1973
2-Month
8.77"
(222.76mm)
9.52"
(241.81mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1972 1925
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1928
Jul–Sep 1973
3-Month
12.80"
(325.12mm)
15.07"
(382.78mm)
-2.27"
(-57.66mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1972 1925
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1928
Jun–Sep 1973
4-Month
22.30"
(566.42mm)
19.75"
(501.65mm)
2.55"
(64.77mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1954
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1928
Ties: 1975
May–Sep 1973
5-Month
26.23"
(666.24mm)
23.33"
(592.58mm)
2.90"
(73.66mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1972 1925
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1928
Apr–Sep 1973
6-Month
30.71"
(780.03mm)
26.67"
(677.42mm)
4.04"
(102.61mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1972 1925
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1928
Mar–Sep 1973
7-Month
36.82"
(935.23mm)
30.95"
(786.13mm)
5.87"
(149.10mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1972 1925
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1928
Feb–Sep 1973
8-Month
41.98"
(1,066.29mm)
34.85"
(885.19mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1972 1925
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1928
Jan–Sep 1973
9-Month
46.71"
(1,186.43mm)
38.68"
(982.47mm)
8.03"
(203.96mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1972 1954
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1928
Dec 1972–Sep 1973
10-Month
52.14"
(1,324.36mm)
42.32"
(1,074.93mm)
9.82"
(249.43mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1972 1911
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1928
Nov 1972–Sep 1973
11-Month
56.62"
(1,438.15mm)
44.93"
(1,141.22mm)
11.69"
(296.93mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1972 1911
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1928
Oct 1972–Sep 1973
12-Month
58.28"
(1,480.31mm)
47.96"
(1,218.18mm)
10.32"
(262.13mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1972 1954
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1928
Apr 1972–Sep 1973
18-Month
83.02"
(2,108.71mm)
74.64"
(1,895.86mm)
8.38"
(212.85mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1929
Oct 1971–Sep 1973
24-Month
108.27"
(2,750.06mm)
95.96"
(2,437.38mm)
12.31"
(312.68mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1965
Ties: 2004
Oct 1970–Sep 1973
36-Month
165.07"
(4,192.78mm)
144.01"
(3,657.85mm)
21.06"
(534.93mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1966
Oct 1969–Sep 1973
48-Month
207.33"
(5,266.18mm)
191.90"
(4,874.26mm)
15.43"
(391.92mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1998
Oct 1968–Sep 1973
60-Month
261.34"
(6,638.04mm)
239.78"
(6,090.41mm)
21.56"
(547.63mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1972 1954
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 6, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/