Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, December 2015

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2015
1-Month
6.70"
(170.18mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
3.09"
(78.49mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2014 1955
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2009
Nov–Dec 2015
2-Month
13.94"
(354.08mm)
6.22"
(157.99mm)
7.72"
(196.09mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2014 1933
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Oct–Dec 2015
3-Month
26.11"
(663.19mm)
9.21"
(233.93mm)
16.90"
(429.26mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2014 2001
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Sep–Dec 2015
4-Month
30.46"
(773.68mm)
13.46"
(341.88mm)
17.00"
(431.80mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2014 1939
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Aug–Dec 2015
5-Month
36.17"
(918.72mm)
18.73"
(475.74mm)
17.44"
(442.98mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2014 2001
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Jul–Dec 2015
6-Month
39.64"
(1,006.86mm)
24.28"
(616.71mm)
15.36"
(390.15mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2014 2001
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Jun–Dec 2015
7-Month
43.76"
(1,111.50mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
14.80"
(375.92mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2014 1954
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
May–Dec 2015
8-Month
45.39"
(1,152.91mm)
32.54"
(826.52mm)
12.85"
(326.39mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2014 1954
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1964
Apr–Dec 2015
9-Month
49.86"
(1,266.44mm)
35.88"
(911.35mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2014 1954
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1964
Mar–Dec 2015
10-Month
53.04"
(1,347.22mm)
40.16"
(1,020.06mm)
12.88"
(327.16mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2014 1925
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1964
Feb–Dec 2015
11-Month
57.10"
(1,450.34mm)
44.06"
(1,119.12mm)
13.04"
(331.22mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2014 1925
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1964
Jan–Dec 2015
12-Month
60.66"
(1,540.76mm)
47.89"
(1,216.41mm)
12.77"
(324.35mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2014 1954
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1964
Jul 2014–Dec 2015
18-Month
85.25"
(2,165.35mm)
72.17"
(1,833.12mm)
13.08"
(332.23mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2014 1954
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1929
Jan 2014–Dec 2015
24-Month
107.69"
(2,735.33mm)
95.87"
(2,435.10mm)
11.82"
(300.23mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2014 1955
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1929
Jan 2013–Dec 2015
36-Month
164.08"
(4,167.63mm)
143.88"
(3,654.55mm)
20.20"
(513.08mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2014 1956
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1966
Jan 2012–Dec 2015
48-Month
207.85"
(5,279.39mm)
191.83"
(4,872.48mm)
16.02"
(406.91mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2014 1956
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1964
Jan 2011–Dec 2015
60-Month
246.06"
(6,249.92mm)
239.71"
(6,088.63mm)
6.35"
(161.29mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2014 1954
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/