Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, September 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1997
1-Month
5.63"
(143.00mm)
4.24"
(107.70mm)
1.39"
(35.30mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1996 2005
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1924
Aug–Sep 1997
2-Month
7.84"
(199.14mm)
9.52"
(241.81mm)
-1.68"
(-42.67mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1993 1925
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1928
Jul–Sep 1997
3-Month
14.53"
(369.06mm)
15.07"
(382.78mm)
-0.54"
(-13.72mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1993 1925
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1928
Jun–Sep 1997
4-Month
20.45"
(519.43mm)
19.75"
(501.65mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1996 1954
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1928
May–Sep 1997
5-Month
22.88"
(581.15mm)
23.33"
(592.58mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1996 1925
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1928
Apr–Sep 1997
6-Month
27.67"
(702.82mm)
26.67"
(677.42mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1996 1925
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1928
Mar–Sep 1997
7-Month
30.93"
(785.62mm)
30.95"
(786.13mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1996 1925
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1928
Feb–Sep 1997
8-Month
35.48"
(901.19mm)
34.85"
(885.19mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1996 1925
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1928
Jan–Sep 1997
9-Month
39.72"
(1,008.89mm)
38.68"
(982.47mm)
1.04"
(26.42mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1954
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1928
Dec 1996–Sep 1997
10-Month
42.78"
(1,086.61mm)
42.32"
(1,074.93mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1996 1911
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1928
Nov 1996–Sep 1997
11-Month
45.24"
(1,149.10mm)
44.93"
(1,141.22mm)
0.31"
(7.88mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1996 1911
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1928
Oct 1996–Sep 1997
12-Month
48.82"
(1,240.03mm)
47.96"
(1,218.18mm)
0.86"
(21.85mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1996 1954
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1928
Apr 1996–Sep 1997
18-Month
74.11"
(1,882.39mm)
74.64"
(1,895.86mm)
-0.53"
(-13.47mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1994 2002
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1929
Oct 1995–Sep 1997
24-Month
97.28"
(2,470.91mm)
95.96"
(2,437.38mm)
1.32"
(33.53mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1993 2002
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1965
Oct 1994–Sep 1997
36-Month
155.64"
(3,953.26mm)
144.01"
(3,657.85mm)
11.63"
(295.41mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1994 2002
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1966
Oct 1993–Sep 1997
48-Month
205.86"
(5,228.84mm)
191.90"
(4,874.26mm)
13.96"
(354.58mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1995 2002
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1998
Oct 1992–Sep 1997
60-Month
255.80"
(6,497.32mm)
239.78"
(6,090.41mm)
16.02"
(406.91mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1996 1954
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/