Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, September 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1996
1-Month
5.60"
(142.24mm)
4.24"
(107.70mm)
1.36"
(34.54mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1995 2005
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1924
Aug–Sep 1996
2-Month
11.01"
(279.65mm)
9.52"
(241.81mm)
1.49"
(37.84mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1994 1925
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1928
Jul–Sep 1996
3-Month
15.90"
(403.86mm)
15.07"
(382.78mm)
0.83"
(21.08mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1993 1925
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1928
Jun–Sep 1996
4-Month
18.99"
(482.35mm)
19.75"
(501.65mm)
-0.76"
(-19.30mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1993 1954
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1928
May–Sep 1996
5-Month
21.83"
(554.48mm)
23.33"
(592.58mm)
-1.50"
(-38.10mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1993 1925
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1928
Apr–Sep 1996
6-Month
25.29"
(642.37mm)
26.67"
(677.42mm)
-1.38"
(-35.05mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1993 1925
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1928
Mar–Sep 1996
7-Month
30.81"
(782.57mm)
30.95"
(786.13mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1993 1925
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1928
Ties: 1974
Feb–Sep 1996
8-Month
33.02"
(838.71mm)
34.85"
(885.19mm)
-1.83"
(-46.48mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1993 1925
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1928
Jan–Sep 1996
9-Month
36.89"
(937.01mm)
38.68"
(982.47mm)
-1.79"
(-45.46mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1993 1954
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1928
Dec 1995–Sep 1996
10-Month
39.07"
(992.38mm)
42.32"
(1,074.93mm)
-3.25"
(-82.55mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1993 1911
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1928
Nov 1995–Sep 1996
11-Month
42.75"
(1,085.85mm)
44.93"
(1,141.22mm)
-2.18"
(-55.37mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1990 1911
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1928
Oct 1995–Sep 1996
12-Month
48.46"
(1,230.88mm)
47.96"
(1,218.18mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1992 1954
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1928
Apr 1995–Sep 1996
18-Month
78.28"
(1,988.31mm)
74.64"
(1,895.86mm)
3.64"
(92.45mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1994 2002
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1929
Oct 1994–Sep 1996
24-Month
106.82"
(2,713.23mm)
95.96"
(2,437.38mm)
10.86"
(275.85mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1994 2002
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1965
Oct 1993–Sep 1996
36-Month
157.04"
(3,988.82mm)
144.01"
(3,657.85mm)
13.03"
(330.97mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1994 2002
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1966
Oct 1992–Sep 1996
48-Month
206.98"
(5,257.29mm)
191.90"
(4,874.26mm)
15.08"
(383.03mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1995 2002
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1998
Oct 1991–Sep 1996
60-Month
251.76"
(6,394.70mm)
239.78"
(6,090.41mm)
11.98"
(304.29mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1994 1954
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 13, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/