Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, January 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2016
1-Month
2.83"
(71.88mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 2013 1907
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1925
Dec 2015–Jan 2016
2-Month
9.53"
(242.06mm)
7.48"
(189.99mm)
2.05"
(52.07mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2015 1981
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1925
Nov 2015–Jan 2016
3-Month
16.77"
(425.96mm)
10.08"
(256.03mm)
6.69"
(169.93mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2015 1934
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1993
Oct 2015–Jan 2016
4-Month
28.94"
(735.08mm)
13.11"
(332.99mm)
15.83"
(402.09mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2015 1934
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Sep 2015–Jan 2016
5-Month
33.29"
(845.57mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
15.98"
(405.90mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2015 1985
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Aug 2015–Jan 2016
6-Month
39.00"
(990.60mm)
22.57"
(573.28mm)
16.43"
(417.32mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2015 2002
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Jul 2015–Jan 2016
7-Month
42.47"
(1,078.74mm)
28.11"
(713.99mm)
14.36"
(364.75mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2015 2002
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Jun 2015–Jan 2016
8-Month
46.59"
(1,183.39mm)
32.83"
(833.88mm)
13.76"
(349.51mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2015 1955
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
May 2015–Jan 2016
9-Month
48.22"
(1,224.79mm)
36.42"
(925.07mm)
11.80"
(299.72mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2015 1955
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1925
Apr 2015–Jan 2016
10-Month
52.69"
(1,338.33mm)
39.79"
(1,010.67mm)
12.90"
(327.66mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2015 2002
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1925
Mar 2015–Jan 2016
11-Month
55.87"
(1,419.10mm)
44.07"
(1,119.38mm)
11.80"
(299.72mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2015 1934
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1960
Feb 2015–Jan 2016
12-Month
59.93"
(1,522.22mm)
48.02"
(1,219.71mm)
11.91"
(302.51mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2015 1955
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1965
Aug 2014–Jan 2016
18-Month
83.46"
(2,119.88mm)
70.55"
(1,791.97mm)
12.91"
(327.91mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2015 2002
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1930
Feb 2014–Jan 2016
24-Month
107.37"
(2,727.20mm)
96.03"
(2,439.16mm)
11.34"
(288.04mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2015 1927
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1930
Feb 2013–Jan 2016
36-Month
164.43"
(4,176.52mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
20.39"
(517.90mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2015 1928
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1930
Feb 2012–Jan 2016
48-Month
208.49"
(5,295.65mm)
191.94"
(4,875.28mm)
16.55"
(420.37mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2015 1957
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1965
Feb 2011–Jan 2016
60-Month
247.02"
(6,274.31mm)
239.83"
(6,091.68mm)
7.19"
(182.63mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 2015 1956
35th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/