Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, January 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2002
1-Month
3.49"
(88.65mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
-0.34"
(-8.63mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2001 1907
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1925
Dec 2001–Jan 2002
2-Month
4.96"
(125.98mm)
7.48"
(189.99mm)
-2.52"
(-64.01mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 2001 1981
100th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1925
Nov 2001–Jan 2002
3-Month
5.94"
(150.88mm)
10.08"
(256.03mm)
-4.14"
(-105.15mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1989 1934
114th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1993
Ties: 2004
Oct 2001–Jan 2002
4-Month
6.82"
(173.23mm)
13.11"
(332.99mm)
-6.29"
(-159.76mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2016
Sep 2001–Jan 2002
5-Month
10.54"
(267.72mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
-6.77"
(-171.95mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1985 1985
119th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2016
Aug 2001–Jan 2002
6-Month
13.20"
(335.28mm)
22.57"
(573.28mm)
-9.37"
(-238.00mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2002
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2016
Jul 2001–Jan 2002
7-Month
18.44"
(468.38mm)
28.11"
(713.99mm)
-9.67"
(-245.61mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2002
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2016
Jun 2001–Jan 2002
8-Month
23.84"
(605.54mm)
32.83"
(833.88mm)
-8.99"
(-228.34mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1981 1955
121st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2016
May 2001–Jan 2002
9-Month
26.45"
(671.83mm)
36.42"
(925.07mm)
-9.97"
(-253.24mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1955
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1925
Ties: 1981
Apr 2001–Jan 2002
10-Month
27.41"
(696.21mm)
39.79"
(1,010.67mm)
-12.38"
(-314.46mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2002
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1925
Mar 2001–Jan 2002
11-Month
33.79"
(858.27mm)
44.07"
(1,119.38mm)
-10.28"
(-261.11mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1955 1934
119th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1960
Feb 2001–Jan 2002
12-Month
36.19"
(919.23mm)
48.02"
(1,219.71mm)
-11.83"
(-300.48mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1955 1955
120th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1965
Aug 2000–Jan 2002
18-Month
55.33"
(1,405.38mm)
70.55"
(1,791.97mm)
-15.22"
(-386.59mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2002
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1930
Feb 2000–Jan 2002
24-Month
73.65"
(1,870.71mm)
96.03"
(2,439.16mm)
-22.38"
(-568.45mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1956 1927
121st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1930
Feb 1999–Jan 2002
36-Month
118.22"
(3,002.79mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
-25.82"
(-655.83mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1928
120th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1930
Feb 1998–Jan 2002
48-Month
170.30"
(4,325.62mm)
191.94"
(4,875.28mm)
-21.64"
(-549.66mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1958 1957
114th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1965
Feb 1997–Jan 2002
60-Month
227.34"
(5,774.44mm)
239.83"
(6,091.68mm)
-12.49"
(-317.24mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1989 1956
94th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 7, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/