Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, January 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1996
1-Month
3.87"
(98.30mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
0.04"
(1.02mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1992 1907
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1925
Ties: 1919
Dec 1995–Jan 1996
2-Month
6.05"
(153.67mm)
7.48"
(189.99mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1989 1981
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1925
Ties: 1897
Nov 1995–Jan 1996
3-Month
9.73"
(247.14mm)
10.08"
(256.03mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1992 1934
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1993
Oct 1995–Jan 1996
4-Month
15.44"
(392.18mm)
13.11"
(332.99mm)
2.33"
(59.19mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1994 1934
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2016
Sep 1995–Jan 1996
5-Month
19.02"
(483.11mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
1.71"
(43.44mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1994 1985
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2016
Aug 1995–Jan 1996
6-Month
28.71"
(729.23mm)
22.57"
(573.28mm)
6.14"
(155.95mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1994 2002
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2016
Jul 1995–Jan 1996
7-Month
33.18"
(842.77mm)
28.11"
(713.99mm)
5.07"
(128.78mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1994 2002
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2016
Jun 1995–Jan 1996
8-Month
41.34"
(1,050.04mm)
32.83"
(833.88mm)
8.51"
(216.16mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1994 1955
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2016
May 1995–Jan 1996
9-Month
44.17"
(1,121.92mm)
36.42"
(925.07mm)
7.75"
(196.85mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1994 1955
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1925
Ties: 1948
Apr 1995–Jan 1996
10-Month
45.26"
(1,149.60mm)
39.79"
(1,010.67mm)
5.47"
(138.93mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1994 2002
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1925
Mar 1995–Jan 1996
11-Month
47.33"
(1,202.18mm)
44.07"
(1,119.38mm)
3.26"
(82.80mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1994 1934
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1960
Feb 1995–Jan 1996
12-Month
52.56"
(1,335.02mm)
48.02"
(1,219.71mm)
4.54"
(115.31mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1994 1955
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1965
Aug 1994–Jan 1996
18-Month
84.20"
(2,138.68mm)
70.55"
(1,791.97mm)
13.65"
(346.71mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1995 2002
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1930
Feb 1994–Jan 1996
24-Month
109.82"
(2,789.43mm)
96.03"
(2,439.16mm)
13.79"
(350.27mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1995 1927
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1930
Feb 1993–Jan 1996
36-Month
151.45"
(3,846.83mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
7.41"
(188.21mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1994 1928
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1930
Feb 1992–Jan 1996
48-Month
209.58"
(5,323.33mm)
191.94"
(4,875.28mm)
17.64"
(448.05mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1995 1957
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1965
Feb 1991–Jan 1996
60-Month
257.56"
(6,542.02mm)
239.83"
(6,091.68mm)
17.73"
(450.34mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1995 1956
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 8, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/