Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, December 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1974
1-Month
4.93"
(125.22mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
1.32"
(33.53mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1971 1955
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2009
Nov–Dec 1974
2-Month
7.45"
(189.23mm)
6.22"
(157.99mm)
1.23"
(31.24mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1973 1933
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2015
Oct–Dec 1974
3-Month
7.83"
(198.88mm)
9.21"
(233.93mm)
-1.38"
(-35.05mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1966 2001
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2015
Sep–Dec 1974
4-Month
12.01"
(305.05mm)
13.46"
(341.88mm)
-1.45"
(-36.83mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1967 1939
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2015
Aug–Dec 1974
5-Month
19.59"
(497.59mm)
18.73"
(475.74mm)
0.86"
(21.85mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1973 2001
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2015
Jul–Dec 1974
6-Month
23.99"
(609.35mm)
24.28"
(616.71mm)
-0.29"
(-7.36mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1973 2001
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2015
Jun–Dec 1974
7-Month
27.83"
(706.88mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
-1.13"
(-28.70mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1954
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2015
May–Dec 1974
8-Month
32.86"
(834.64mm)
32.54"
(826.52mm)
0.32"
(8.12mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1970 1954
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1964
Apr–Dec 1974
9-Month
35.80"
(909.32mm)
35.88"
(911.35mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1970 1954
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1964
Ties: 1916
Mar–Dec 1974
10-Month
38.64"
(981.46mm)
40.16"
(1,020.06mm)
-1.52"
(-38.60mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1925
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1964
Feb–Dec 1974
11-Month
43.29"
(1,099.57mm)
44.06"
(1,119.12mm)
-0.77"
(-19.55mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1925
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1964
Jan–Dec 1974
12-Month
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
47.89"
(1,216.41mm)
0.04"
(1.01mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1954
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1964
Jul 1973–Dec 1974
18-Month
68.89"
(1,749.81mm)
72.17"
(1,833.12mm)
-3.28"
(-83.31mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1968 1954
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1929
Jan 1973–Dec 1974
24-Month
102.80"
(2,611.12mm)
95.87"
(2,435.10mm)
6.93"
(176.02mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1970 1955
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1929
Jan 1972–Dec 1974
36-Month
152.15"
(3,864.61mm)
143.88"
(3,654.55mm)
8.27"
(210.06mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1956
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1966
Jan 1971–Dec 1974
48-Month
210.97"
(5,358.64mm)
191.83"
(4,872.48mm)
19.14"
(486.16mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1973 1956
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1964
Jan 1970–Dec 1974
60-Month
255.09"
(6,479.29mm)
239.71"
(6,088.63mm)
15.38"
(390.66mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1972 1954
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/