Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, February 2017

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 2017
1-Month
1.38"
(35.05mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
-2.52"
(-64.01mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1978 1947
119th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1939
Jan–Feb 2017
2-Month
6.26"
(159.00mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
-1.47"
(-37.34mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2012 1938
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1998
Dec 2016–Feb 2017
3-Month
10.23"
(259.84mm)
11.38"
(289.05mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2012 1938
81st Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1998
Nov 2016–Feb 2017
4-Month
11.22"
(284.99mm)
13.99"
(355.35mm)
-2.77"
(-70.36mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 2012 1911
96th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1998
Oct 2016–Feb 2017
5-Month
16.77"
(425.96mm)
17.01"
(432.05mm)
-0.24"
(-6.09mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2014 2002
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2016
Sep 2016–Feb 2017
6-Month
23.60"
(599.44mm)
21.21"
(538.73mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2015 1941
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2016
Ties: 1980
Aug 2016–Feb 2017
7-Month
27.44"
(696.98mm)
26.47"
(672.34mm)
0.97"
(24.64mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2014 2002
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2016
Jul 2016–Feb 2017
8-Month
31.22"
(792.99mm)
32.01"
(813.05mm)
-0.79"
(-20.06mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2012 2002
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1960
Jun 2016–Feb 2017
9-Month
34.83"
(884.68mm)
36.73"
(932.94mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 2012 1955
75th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2016
Ties: 1906
May 2016–Feb 2017
10-Month
40.41"
(1,026.41mm)
40.32"
(1,024.13mm)
0.09"
(2.28mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2015 1955
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1960
Apr 2016–Feb 2017
11-Month
42.81"
(1,087.37mm)
43.69"
(1,109.73mm)
-0.88"
(-22.36mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 2012 2002
66th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1929
Mar 2016–Feb 2017
12-Month
45.02"
(1,143.51mm)
47.97"
(1,218.44mm)
-2.95"
(-74.93mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 2012 1955
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1960
Sep 2015–Feb 2017
18-Month
82.97"
(2,107.44mm)
69.17"
(1,756.92mm)
13.80"
(350.52mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2015 2012
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1965
Mar 2015–Feb 2017
24-Month
105.55"
(2,680.97mm)
95.95"
(2,437.13mm)
9.60"
(243.84mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2015 1927
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1930
Mar 2014–Feb 2017
36-Month
153.74"
(3,905.00mm)
144.02"
(3,658.11mm)
9.72"
(246.89mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2015 1957
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1966
Mar 2013–Feb 2017
48-Month
207.91"
(5,280.91mm)
191.89"
(4,874.01mm)
16.02"
(406.90mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2015 1957
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1998
Mar 2012–Feb 2017
60-Month
255.94"
(6,500.88mm)
239.74"
(6,089.40mm)
16.20"
(411.48mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2016 1957
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1966

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 29, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/