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Climate in South Carolina

South Carolina, South Carolina gets 47 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 39 inches of rain per year.

South Carolina averages 1 inches of snow per year. The US average is 26 inches of snow per year.

On average, there are 216 sunny days per year in South Carolina. The US average is 205 sunny days.

Summer High: the July high is around 91 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 33

Sperling's Comfort Index for South Carolina is a 70 out of 100
A higher score indicates a more comfortable year-round climate. The US average for the comfort index is 54. Our index is based on the total number of days annually within the comfort range of 70-80 degrees, and we also applied a penalty for days of excessive humidity.


YOU SHOULD KNOW

South Carolina gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 72 days per year. Precipitation is rain, snow, sleet, or hail that falls to the ground. In order for precipitation to be counted you have to get at least .01 inches on the ground to measure.

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  CLIMATESouth Carolina, South CarolinaUnited States
  Rainfall (in.)46.639.2
  Snowfall (in.)0.925.8
  Precipitation Days71.6102.0
  Sunny Days216205
  Avg. July High91.386.1
  Avg. Jan. Low33.122.6
  Comfort Index (higher=better)7054
  UV Index4.94.3
  Elevation ft.3381443
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    The Upstate - 11/11/2017
    The Upstate (Greenville, Clemson, etc) is very nice ... lots to do and the weather, food and people seem to compare well to the Low... Read More

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    Bluffton, South Carolina or anywhere in Carolina - 3/12/2016
    I purchased a home in SC., and just sold after 2 years. Now ladies and gentlemen, please let me explain, my industry is travel. I've lived, loved, and played everywhere.... Read More

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