Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, February 2021

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 2021
1-Month
6.20"
(157.48mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
2.30"
(58.42mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2019 1947
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1939
Ties: 2013
Jan–Feb 2021
2-Month
10.90"
(276.86mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2019 1938
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1998
Dec 2020–Feb 2021
3-Month
13.74"
(349.00mm)
11.38"
(289.05mm)
2.36"
(59.95mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2018 1938
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1998
Nov 2020–Feb 2021
4-Month
18.23"
(463.04mm)
13.99"
(355.35mm)
4.24"
(107.69mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2018 1911
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1998
Oct 2020–Feb 2021
5-Month
20.92"
(531.37mm)
17.01"
(432.05mm)
3.91"
(99.32mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2018 2002
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 2016
Sep 2020–Feb 2021
6-Month
27.55"
(699.77mm)
21.21"
(538.73mm)
6.34"
(161.04mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2018 1941
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 2016
Aug 2020–Feb 2021
7-Month
34.50"
(876.30mm)
26.47"
(672.34mm)
8.03"
(203.96mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2020 2002
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2016
Jul 2020–Feb 2021
8-Month
39.19"
(995.43mm)
32.01"
(813.05mm)
7.18"
(182.38mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2020 2002
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1960
Jun 2020–Feb 2021
9-Month
43.46"
(1,103.88mm)
36.73"
(932.94mm)
6.73"
(170.94mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2020 1955
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2016
May 2020–Feb 2021
10-Month
50.10"
(1,272.54mm)
40.32"
(1,024.13mm)
9.78"
(248.41mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2020 1955
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1960
Apr 2020–Feb 2021
11-Month
55.24"
(1,403.10mm)
43.69"
(1,109.73mm)
11.55"
(293.37mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2020 2002
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1929
Mar 2020–Feb 2021
12-Month
59.50"
(1,511.30mm)
47.97"
(1,218.44mm)
11.53"
(292.86mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2020 1955
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1960
Sep 2019–Feb 2021
18-Month
87.40"
(2,219.96mm)
69.17"
(1,756.92mm)
18.23"
(463.04mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2020 2012
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1965
Mar 2019–Feb 2021
24-Month
110.74"
(2,812.80mm)
95.95"
(2,437.13mm)
14.79"
(375.67mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2020 1927
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1930
Mar 2018–Feb 2021
36-Month
169.07"
(4,294.38mm)
144.02"
(3,658.11mm)
25.05"
(636.27mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2020 1957
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2021
Mar 2017–Feb 2021
48-Month
214.43"
(5,446.52mm)
191.89"
(4,874.01mm)
22.54"
(572.51mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2020 1957
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Mar 2016–Feb 2021
60-Month
259.45"
(6,590.03mm)
239.74"
(6,089.40mm)
19.71"
(500.63mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2019 1957
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1966

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 15, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/