Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, December 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2016
1-Month
3.97"
(100.84mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
0.36"
(9.15mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2014 1955
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2009
Nov–Dec 2016
2-Month
4.96"
(125.98mm)
6.22"
(157.99mm)
-1.26"
(-32.01mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 2011 1933
88th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2015
Oct–Dec 2016
3-Month
10.51"
(266.95mm)
9.21"
(233.93mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2014 2001
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2015
Sep–Dec 2016
4-Month
17.34"
(440.44mm)
13.46"
(341.88mm)
3.88"
(98.56mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2014 1939
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2015
Aug–Dec 2016
5-Month
21.18"
(537.97mm)
18.73"
(475.74mm)
2.45"
(62.23mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2014 2001
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2015
Jul–Dec 2016
6-Month
24.96"
(633.98mm)
24.28"
(616.71mm)
0.68"
(17.27mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2014 2001
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2015
Ties: 1950
Jun–Dec 2016
7-Month
28.57"
(725.68mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
-0.39"
(-9.90mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2014 1954
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2015
May–Dec 2016
8-Month
34.15"
(867.41mm)
32.54"
(826.52mm)
1.61"
(40.89mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2014 1954
41st Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1964
Apr–Dec 2016
9-Month
36.55"
(928.37mm)
35.88"
(911.35mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2014 1954
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1964
Mar–Dec 2016
10-Month
38.76"
(984.50mm)
40.16"
(1,020.06mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2011 1925
70th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1964
Feb–Dec 2016
11-Month
43.42"
(1,102.87mm)
44.06"
(1,119.12mm)
-0.64"
(-16.25mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2012 1925
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1964
Jan–Dec 2016
12-Month
46.25"
(1,174.75mm)
47.89"
(1,216.41mm)
-1.64"
(-41.66mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2012 1954
70th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1964
Jul 2015–Dec 2016
18-Month
85.89"
(2,181.61mm)
72.17"
(1,833.12mm)
13.72"
(348.49mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2015 1954
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1929
Jan 2015–Dec 2016
24-Month
106.91"
(2,715.51mm)
95.87"
(2,435.10mm)
11.04"
(280.41mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2014 1955
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1929
Jan 2014–Dec 2016
36-Month
153.94"
(3,910.08mm)
143.88"
(3,654.55mm)
10.06"
(255.53mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2014 1956
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1966
Ties: 1947
Jan 2013–Dec 2016
48-Month
210.33"
(5,342.38mm)
191.83"
(4,872.48mm)
18.50"
(469.90mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2015 1956
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1964
Jan 2012–Dec 2016
60-Month
254.10"
(6,454.14mm)
239.71"
(6,088.63mm)
14.39"
(365.51mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2015 1954
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1975

Citing This Page

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