Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, February 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 2016
1-Month
4.66"
(118.36mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2015 1947
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1939
Jan–Feb 2016
2-Month
7.49"
(190.25mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
-0.24"
(-6.09mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2014 1938
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1998
Ties: 1990
Dec 2015–Feb 2016
3-Month
14.19"
(360.43mm)
11.38"
(289.05mm)
2.81"
(71.38mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2015 1938
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1998
Nov 2015–Feb 2016
4-Month
21.43"
(544.32mm)
13.99"
(355.35mm)
7.44"
(188.97mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2015 1911
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Oct 2015–Feb 2016
5-Month
33.60"
(853.44mm)
17.01"
(432.05mm)
16.59"
(421.39mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2015 2002
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Sep 2015–Feb 2016
6-Month
37.95"
(963.93mm)
21.21"
(538.73mm)
16.74"
(425.20mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2015 1941
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Aug 2015–Feb 2016
7-Month
43.66"
(1,108.96mm)
26.47"
(672.34mm)
17.19"
(436.62mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2015 2002
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Jul 2015–Feb 2016
8-Month
47.13"
(1,197.10mm)
32.01"
(813.05mm)
15.12"
(384.05mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2015 2002
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1960
Jun 2015–Feb 2016
9-Month
51.25"
(1,301.75mm)
36.73"
(932.94mm)
14.52"
(368.81mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2015 1955
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
May 2015–Feb 2016
10-Month
52.88"
(1,343.15mm)
40.32"
(1,024.13mm)
12.56"
(319.02mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2015 1955
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1960
Apr 2015–Feb 2016
11-Month
57.35"
(1,456.69mm)
43.69"
(1,109.73mm)
13.66"
(346.96mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2015 2002
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1929
Mar 2015–Feb 2016
12-Month
60.53"
(1,537.46mm)
47.97"
(1,218.44mm)
12.56"
(319.02mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2015 1955
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1960
Sep 2014–Feb 2016
18-Month
83.81"
(2,128.77mm)
69.17"
(1,756.92mm)
14.64"
(371.85mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2015 2012
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1965
Mar 2014–Feb 2016
24-Month
108.72"
(2,761.49mm)
95.95"
(2,437.13mm)
12.77"
(324.36mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2015 1927
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1930
Mar 2013–Feb 2016
36-Month
162.89"
(4,137.41mm)
144.02"
(3,658.11mm)
18.87"
(479.30mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2015 1957
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1966
Mar 2012–Feb 2016
48-Month
210.92"
(5,357.37mm)
191.89"
(4,874.01mm)
19.03"
(483.36mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2015 1957
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Mar 2011–Feb 2016
60-Month
248.28"
(6,306.31mm)
239.74"
(6,089.40mm)
8.54"
(216.91mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2015 1957
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1966

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/