Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, December 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1898
1-Month
2.60"
(66.04mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
-1.01"
(-25.65mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1897 1955
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2009
Nov–Dec 1898
2-Month
7.30"
(185.42mm)
6.22"
(157.99mm)
1.08"
(27.43mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1897 1933
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2015
Oct–Dec 1898
3-Month
10.94"
(277.88mm)
9.21"
(233.93mm)
1.73"
(43.95mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1897 2001
36th Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Sep–Dec 1898
4-Month
14.97"
(380.24mm)
13.46"
(341.88mm)
1.51"
(38.36mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1897 1939
42nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Aug–Dec 1898
5-Month
24.13"
(612.90mm)
18.73"
(475.74mm)
5.40"
(137.16mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1897 2001
16th Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Jul–Dec 1898
6-Month
32.07"
(814.58mm)
24.28"
(616.71mm)
7.79"
(197.87mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1897 2001
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Jun–Dec 1898
7-Month
36.36"
(923.54mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
7.40"
(187.96mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1897 1954
12th Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
May–Dec 1898
8-Month
37.71"
(957.83mm)
32.54"
(826.52mm)
5.17"
(131.31mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1954
23rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1964
Apr–Dec 1898
9-Month
42.55"
(1,080.77mm)
35.88"
(911.35mm)
6.67"
(169.42mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1897 1954
17th Wettest Wettest to Date 1964
Mar–Dec 1898
10-Month
45.83"
(1,164.08mm)
40.16"
(1,020.06mm)
5.67"
(144.02mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1897 1925
22nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1964
Feb–Dec 1898
11-Month
46.70"
(1,186.18mm)
44.06"
(1,119.12mm)
2.64"
(67.06mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1897 1925
39th Wettest Wettest to Date 1964
Jan–Dec 1898
12-Month
48.54"
(1,232.92mm)
47.89"
(1,216.41mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1897 1954
47th Wettest Wettest to Date 1964
Jul 1897–Dec 1898
18-Month
69.57"
(1,767.08mm)
72.17"
(1,833.12mm)
-2.60"
(-66.04mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1896 1954
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1929
Jan 1897–Dec 1898
24-Month
95.25"
(2,419.35mm)
95.87"
(2,435.10mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1897 1955
63rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1929
Jan 1896–Dec 1898
36-Month
141.10"
(3,583.94mm)
143.88"
(3,654.55mm)
-2.78"
(-70.61mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1897 1956
67th Wettest Wettest to Date 1966
Jan 1895–Dec 1898
48-Month
189.42"
(4,811.27mm)
191.83"
(4,872.48mm)
-2.41"
(-61.21mm)
58th Driest Driest to Date 1956
64th Wettest Wettest to Date 1964

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/