Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, October 2017

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 2017
1-Month
3.25"
(82.55mm)
2.99"
(75.95mm)
0.26"
(6.60mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2014 2000
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2015
Sep–Oct 2017
2-Month
8.08"
(205.23mm)
7.24"
(183.90mm)
0.84"
(21.33mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2014 1931
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1959
Aug–Oct 2017
3-Month
12.63"
(320.80mm)
12.52"
(318.01mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2014 1925
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1928
Jul–Oct 2017
4-Month
18.13"
(460.50mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2014 1925
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1964
Jun–Oct 2017
5-Month
22.56"
(573.02mm)
22.74"
(577.60mm)
-0.18"
(-4.58mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2014 1954
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1964
May–Oct 2017
6-Month
27.71"
(703.83mm)
26.32"
(668.53mm)
1.39"
(35.30mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2014 1925
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1928
Apr–Oct 2017
7-Month
33.22"
(843.79mm)
29.66"
(753.36mm)
3.56"
(90.43mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2016 1925
24th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1928
Mar–Oct 2017
8-Month
35.56"
(903.22mm)
33.94"
(862.08mm)
1.62"
(41.14mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2016 1925
37th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1928
Feb–Oct 2017
9-Month
36.94"
(938.28mm)
37.84"
(961.14mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2014 1925
64th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1964
Jan–Oct 2017
10-Month
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
41.67"
(1,058.42mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2016 1954
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1964
Dec 2016–Oct 2017
11-Month
45.79"
(1,163.07mm)
45.32"
(1,151.13mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2014 1931
54th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1964
Nov 2016–Oct 2017
12-Month
46.78"
(1,188.21mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 2012 1911
64th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1964
May 2016–Oct 2017
18-Month
75.97"
(1,929.64mm)
74.26"
(1,886.20mm)
1.71"
(43.44mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2012 1954
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1929
Ties: 2010
Nov 2015–Oct 2017
24-Month
102.01"
(2,591.05mm)
95.92"
(2,436.37mm)
6.09"
(154.68mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2014 1951
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1929
Nov 2014–Oct 2017
36-Month
157.11"
(3,990.59mm)
143.95"
(3,656.33mm)
13.16"
(334.26mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2015 2002
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1966
Nov 2013–Oct 2017
48-Month
204.18"
(5,186.17mm)
191.85"
(4,872.99mm)
12.33"
(313.18mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2015 2002
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1965
Nov 2012–Oct 2017
60-Month
258.15"
(6,557.01mm)
239.75"
(6,089.65mm)
18.40"
(467.36mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2016 1954
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/