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Colleton County

30 Year Climate Normals (Walterboro)
Max Temp. Mean Temp. Min Temp. Precip CDD HDD
1971-2000 75.8 F 63.9 F 52.1 F 49.29 Inches 2003 2371
1981-2010 76.0 F 64.1 F 52.2 F 47.25 Inches 2055 2366

Temperature Summary (1903-2016)


Highest Maximum: 107 F, August, 1954; Walterboro
Lowest Minimum: 0 F, January 21, 1985; Walterboro

Precipitation Summary (1903-2016)


Highest Daily Rainfall: 11.64 Inches, November 22, 1969; Edisto Beach
Annual Average Rainfall: 49.86 Inches
Wettest Year: 76.53 Inches, 1964
Driest Year: 27.98 Inches, 2011
Highest Daily Snowfall: 3.7 Inches, February 24, 1968

Severe Weather Events

Tornado
20 Tornadoes (1950-2016)
Tornado damage: $538,000
11 tornado related injuries
0 tornado related fatalities

Thunderstorm Winds
460 Wind events (winds exceeding 50 knots or 58 miles per hour, 1955-2016)

Hail (>1.0 inch)
60 Hail events (1955-2016)

Lightning
3 Lightning events (1993-2016)
Lightning damage: $10,000
0 Lightning related fatalities

Flood
19 Flood Events (1993-2016)

Snow and Ice
9 Winter frozen precipitation events (1993-2016)

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