Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, February 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1981
1-Month
3.60"
(91.44mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1980 1947
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1939
Jan–Feb 1981
2-Month
4.38"
(111.25mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
-3.35"
(-85.09mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1951 1938
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
Dec 1980–Feb 1981
3-Month
6.11"
(155.19mm)
11.38"
(289.05mm)
-5.27"
(-133.86mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1950 1938
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
Nov 1980–Feb 1981
4-Month
8.61"
(218.69mm)
13.99"
(355.35mm)
-5.38"
(-136.66mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1957 1911
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
Oct 1980–Feb 1981
5-Month
11.43"
(290.32mm)
17.01"
(432.05mm)
-5.58"
(-141.73mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1957 2002
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2016
Ties: 1957
Sep 1980–Feb 1981
6-Month
17.49"
(444.25mm)
21.21"
(538.73mm)
-3.72"
(-94.48mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1968 1941
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2016
Aug 1980–Feb 1981
7-Month
19.88"
(504.95mm)
26.47"
(672.34mm)
-6.59"
(-167.39mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1955 2002
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2016
Jul 1980–Feb 1981
8-Month
22.54"
(572.52mm)
32.01"
(813.05mm)
-9.47"
(-240.53mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2002
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1960
Jun 1980–Feb 1981
9-Month
25.91"
(658.11mm)
36.73"
(932.94mm)
-10.82"
(-274.83mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1955 1955
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2016
May 1980–Feb 1981
10-Month
30.05"
(763.27mm)
40.32"
(1,024.13mm)
-10.27"
(-260.86mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1955 1955
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1960
Apr 1980–Feb 1981
11-Month
32.71"
(830.83mm)
43.69"
(1,109.73mm)
-10.98"
(-278.90mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1955 2002
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1929
Mar 1980–Feb 1981
12-Month
42.72"
(1,085.09mm)
47.97"
(1,218.44mm)
-5.25"
(-133.35mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1957 1955
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1960
Sep 1979–Feb 1981
18-Month
66.32"
(1,684.53mm)
69.17"
(1,756.92mm)
-2.85"
(-72.39mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1971 2012
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1965
Mar 1979–Feb 1981
24-Month
94.25"
(2,393.95mm)
95.95"
(2,437.13mm)
-1.70"
(-43.18mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1979 1927
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1930
Mar 1978–Feb 1981
36-Month
138.95"
(3,529.33mm)
144.02"
(3,658.11mm)
-5.07"
(-128.78mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1970 1957
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1966
Mar 1977–Feb 1981
48-Month
185.91"
(4,722.11mm)
191.89"
(4,874.01mm)
-5.98"
(-151.90mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1971 1957
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
Mar 1976–Feb 1981
60-Month
237.52"
(6,033.01mm)
239.74"
(6,089.40mm)
-2.22"
(-56.39mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1971 1957
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1966
Ties: 1917

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on February 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/