Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, September 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 2016
1-Month
6.83"
(173.48mm)
4.24"
(107.70mm)
2.59"
(65.78mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2015 2005
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1924
Ties: 1999
Aug–Sep 2016
2-Month
10.67"
(271.02mm)
9.52"
(241.81mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2015 1925
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1928
Jul–Sep 2016
3-Month
14.45"
(367.03mm)
15.07"
(382.78mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2015 1925
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1928
Jun–Sep 2016
4-Month
18.06"
(458.72mm)
19.75"
(501.65mm)
-1.69"
(-42.93mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 2015 1954
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1928
May–Sep 2016
5-Month
23.64"
(600.46mm)
23.33"
(592.58mm)
0.31"
(7.88mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2015 1925
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1928
Apr–Sep 2016
6-Month
26.04"
(661.42mm)
26.67"
(677.42mm)
-0.63"
(-16.00mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 2015 1925
66th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1928
Ties: 2014
Mar–Sep 2016
7-Month
28.25"
(717.55mm)
30.95"
(786.13mm)
-2.70"
(-68.58mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2015 1925
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1928
Feb–Sep 2016
8-Month
32.91"
(835.91mm)
34.85"
(885.19mm)
-1.94"
(-49.28mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 2015 1925
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1928
Jan–Sep 2016
9-Month
35.74"
(907.80mm)
38.68"
(982.47mm)
-2.94"
(-74.67mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 2015 1954
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1928
Dec 2015–Sep 2016
10-Month
42.44"
(1,077.98mm)
42.32"
(1,074.93mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2015 1911
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1928
Nov 2015–Sep 2016
11-Month
49.68"
(1,261.87mm)
44.93"
(1,141.22mm)
4.75"
(120.65mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2015 1911
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1928
Ties: 1987
Oct 2015–Sep 2016
12-Month
61.85"
(1,570.99mm)
47.96"
(1,218.18mm)
13.89"
(352.81mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2015 1954
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1928
Apr 2015–Sep 2016
18-Month
85.60"
(2,174.24mm)
74.64"
(1,895.86mm)
10.96"
(278.38mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2015 2002
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1929
Oct 2014–Sep 2016
24-Month
106.59"
(2,707.39mm)
95.96"
(2,437.38mm)
10.63"
(270.01mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2015 2002
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1965
Oct 2013–Sep 2016
36-Month
153.01"
(3,886.45mm)
144.01"
(3,657.85mm)
9.00"
(228.60mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2015 2002
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1966
Oct 2012–Sep 2016
48-Month
207.59"
(5,272.79mm)
191.90"
(4,874.26mm)
15.69"
(398.53mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2015 2002
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Oct 2011–Sep 2016
60-Month
250.64"
(6,366.26mm)
239.78"
(6,090.41mm)
10.86"
(275.85mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2015 1954
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 24, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/