Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, February 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1997
1-Month
4.55"
(115.57mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1996 1947
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1939
Ties: 1913, 1952
Jan–Feb 1997
2-Month
8.79"
(223.27mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
1.06"
(26.93mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1996 1938
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1998
Ties: 1971
Dec 1996–Feb 1997
3-Month
11.85"
(300.99mm)
11.38"
(289.05mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1996 1938
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1998
Nov 1996–Feb 1997
4-Month
14.31"
(363.47mm)
13.99"
(355.35mm)
0.32"
(8.12mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1996 1911
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1998
Ties: 1990
Oct 1996–Feb 1997
5-Month
17.89"
(454.41mm)
17.01"
(432.05mm)
0.88"
(22.36mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1996 2002
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2016
Sep 1996–Feb 1997
6-Month
23.49"
(596.65mm)
21.21"
(538.73mm)
2.28"
(57.92mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1996 1941
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2016
Aug 1996–Feb 1997
7-Month
28.90"
(734.06mm)
26.47"
(672.34mm)
2.43"
(61.72mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1994 2002
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2016
Jul 1996–Feb 1997
8-Month
33.79"
(858.27mm)
32.01"
(813.05mm)
1.78"
(45.22mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1994 2002
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1960
Jun 1996–Feb 1997
9-Month
36.88"
(936.75mm)
36.73"
(932.94mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1994 1955
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2016
May 1996–Feb 1997
10-Month
39.72"
(1,008.89mm)
40.32"
(1,024.13mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1994 1955
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1960
Apr 1996–Feb 1997
11-Month
43.18"
(1,096.77mm)
43.69"
(1,109.73mm)
-0.51"
(-12.96mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1994 2002
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1929
Mar 1996–Feb 1997
12-Month
48.70"
(1,236.98mm)
47.97"
(1,218.44mm)
0.73"
(18.54mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1994 1955
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1960
Sep 1995–Feb 1997
18-Month
69.93"
(1,776.22mm)
69.17"
(1,756.92mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1989 2012
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1965
Ties: 1900
Mar 1995–Feb 1997
24-Month
98.24"
(2,495.30mm)
95.95"
(2,437.13mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1992 1927
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1930
Mar 1994–Feb 1997
36-Month
157.84"
(4,009.14mm)
144.02"
(3,658.11mm)
13.82"
(351.03mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1996 1957
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1966
Mar 1993–Feb 1997
48-Month
198.95"
(5,053.33mm)
191.89"
(4,874.01mm)
7.06"
(179.32mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1994 1957
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1998
Mar 1992–Feb 1997
60-Month
256.68"
(6,519.67mm)
239.74"
(6,089.40mm)
16.94"
(430.27mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1995 1957
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1966

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/