Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, January 2018

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2018
1-Month
2.82"
(71.63mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
-1.01"
(-25.65mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 2013 1907
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1925
Dec 2017–Jan 2018
2-Month
6.38"
(162.05mm)
7.48"
(189.99mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 2012 1981
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1925
Nov 2017–Jan 2018
3-Month
7.57"
(192.28mm)
10.08"
(256.03mm)
-2.51"
(-63.75mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 2012 1934
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1993
Oct 2017–Jan 2018
4-Month
10.82"
(274.83mm)
13.11"
(332.99mm)
-2.29"
(-58.16mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 2013 1934
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2016
Sep 2017–Jan 2018
5-Month
15.65"
(397.51mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
-1.66"
(-42.16mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2014 1985
67th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2016
Aug 2017–Jan 2018
6-Month
20.20"
(513.08mm)
22.57"
(573.28mm)
-2.37"
(-60.20mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 2012 2002
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2016
Jul 2017–Jan 2018
7-Month
25.70"
(652.78mm)
28.11"
(713.99mm)
-2.41"
(-61.21mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 2012 2002
81st Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2016
Ties: 1901
Jun 2017–Jan 2018
8-Month
30.13"
(765.30mm)
32.83"
(833.88mm)
-2.70"
(-68.58mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2013 1955
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2016
May 2017–Jan 2018
9-Month
35.28"
(896.11mm)
36.42"
(925.07mm)
-1.14"
(-28.96mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2012 1955
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1925
Apr 2017–Jan 2018
10-Month
40.79"
(1,036.07mm)
39.79"
(1,010.67mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2015 2002
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1925
Mar 2017–Jan 2018
11-Month
43.13"
(1,095.50mm)
44.07"
(1,119.38mm)
-0.94"
(-23.88mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2013 1934
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1960
Feb 2017–Jan 2018
12-Month
44.51"
(1,130.55mm)
48.02"
(1,219.71mm)
-3.51"
(-89.16mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 2013 1955
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1965
Aug 2016–Jan 2018
18-Month
70.57"
(1,792.48mm)
70.55"
(1,791.97mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2015 2002
56th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1930
Feb 2016–Jan 2018
24-Month
92.81"
(2,357.37mm)
96.03"
(2,439.16mm)
-3.22"
(-81.79mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 2013 1927
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1930
Feb 2015–Jan 2018
36-Month
152.74"
(3,879.60mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
8.70"
(220.98mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2015 1928
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1930
Feb 2014–Jan 2018
48-Month
200.18"
(5,084.57mm)
191.94"
(4,875.28mm)
8.24"
(209.29mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2015 1957
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1965
Feb 2013–Jan 2018
60-Month
257.24"
(6,533.90mm)
239.83"
(6,091.68mm)
17.41"
(442.22mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2017 1956
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/