Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, February 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1998
1-Month
7.70"
(195.58mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1997 1947
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1939
Jan–Feb 1998
2-Month
15.11"
(383.79mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
7.38"
(187.45mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1997 1938
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Dec 1997–Feb 1998
3-Month
20.52"
(521.21mm)
11.38"
(289.05mm)
9.14"
(232.16mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1997 1938
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Nov 1997–Feb 1998
4-Month
24.89"
(632.21mm)
13.99"
(355.35mm)
10.90"
(276.86mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1997 1911
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Oct 1997–Feb 1998
5-Month
29.26"
(743.20mm)
17.01"
(432.05mm)
12.25"
(311.15mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1997 2002
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Sep 1997–Feb 1998
6-Month
34.89"
(886.21mm)
21.21"
(538.73mm)
13.68"
(347.48mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1997 1941
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Aug 1997–Feb 1998
7-Month
37.10"
(942.34mm)
26.47"
(672.34mm)
10.63"
(270.00mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1997 2002
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2016
Jul 1997–Feb 1998
8-Month
43.79"
(1,112.27mm)
32.01"
(813.05mm)
11.78"
(299.22mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1997 2002
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1960
Jun 1997–Feb 1998
9-Month
49.71"
(1,262.63mm)
36.73"
(932.94mm)
12.98"
(329.69mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1997 1955
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2016
May 1997–Feb 1998
10-Month
52.14"
(1,324.36mm)
40.32"
(1,024.13mm)
11.82"
(300.23mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1997 1955
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1960
Apr 1997–Feb 1998
11-Month
56.93"
(1,446.02mm)
43.69"
(1,109.73mm)
13.24"
(336.29mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1997 2002
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1929
Mar 1997–Feb 1998
12-Month
60.19"
(1,528.83mm)
47.97"
(1,218.44mm)
12.22"
(310.39mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1997 1955
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1960
Sep 1996–Feb 1998
18-Month
83.68"
(2,125.47mm)
69.17"
(1,756.92mm)
14.51"
(368.55mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1997 2012
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1965
Mar 1996–Feb 1998
24-Month
108.89"
(2,765.81mm)
95.95"
(2,437.13mm)
12.94"
(328.68mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1997 1927
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1930
Mar 1995–Feb 1998
36-Month
158.43"
(4,024.12mm)
144.02"
(3,658.11mm)
14.41"
(366.01mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1997 1957
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1966
Mar 1994–Feb 1998
48-Month
218.03"
(5,537.96mm)
191.89"
(4,874.01mm)
26.14"
(663.95mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1997 1957
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Mar 1993–Feb 1998
60-Month
259.14"
(6,582.16mm)
239.74"
(6,089.40mm)
19.40"
(492.76mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1997 1957
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1966

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/