Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, October 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 2003
1-Month
3.53"
(89.66mm)
2.99"
(75.95mm)
0.54"
(13.71mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2001 2000
45th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2015
Sep–Oct 2003
2-Month
6.51"
(165.35mm)
7.24"
(183.90mm)
-0.73"
(-18.55mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 2001 1931
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1959
Aug–Oct 2003
3-Month
11.12"
(282.45mm)
12.52"
(318.01mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2001 1925
81st Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1928
Ties: 1998
Jul–Oct 2003
4-Month
19.49"
(495.05mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
1.43"
(36.33mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2002 1925
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1964
Ties: 1979
Jun–Oct 2003
5-Month
25.88"
(657.35mm)
22.74"
(577.60mm)
3.14"
(79.75mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2002 1954
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1964
May–Oct 2003
6-Month
31.60"
(802.64mm)
26.32"
(668.53mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2002 1925
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1928
Apr–Oct 2003
7-Month
37.60"
(955.04mm)
29.66"
(753.36mm)
7.94"
(201.68mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2002 1925
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1928
Mar–Oct 2003
8-Month
45.12"
(1,146.05mm)
33.94"
(862.08mm)
11.18"
(283.97mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1925
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1928
Feb–Oct 2003
9-Month
49.26"
(1,251.20mm)
37.84"
(961.14mm)
11.42"
(290.06mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2002 1925
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1964
Jan–Oct 2003
10-Month
51.02"
(1,295.91mm)
41.67"
(1,058.42mm)
9.35"
(237.49mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2002 1954
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1964
Dec 2002–Oct 2003
11-Month
55.65"
(1,413.51mm)
45.32"
(1,151.13mm)
10.33"
(262.38mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2002 1931
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1964
Nov 2002–Oct 2003
12-Month
60.07"
(1,525.78mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
12.14"
(308.36mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2002 1911
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1964
May 2002–Oct 2003
18-Month
85.89"
(2,181.61mm)
74.26"
(1,886.20mm)
11.63"
(295.41mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2002 1954
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1929
Nov 2001–Oct 2003
24-Month
100.01"
(2,540.25mm)
95.92"
(2,436.37mm)
4.09"
(103.88mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2002 1951
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1929
Nov 2000–Oct 2003
36-Month
137.65"
(3,496.31mm)
143.95"
(3,656.33mm)
-6.30"
(-160.02mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1966
Nov 1999–Oct 2003
48-Month
177.64"
(4,512.06mm)
191.85"
(4,872.99mm)
-14.21"
(-360.93mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1965
Nov 1998–Oct 2003
60-Month
222.68"
(5,656.07mm)
239.75"
(6,089.65mm)
-17.07"
(-433.58mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 2002 1954
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/