Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, December 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1938
1-Month
2.65"
(67.31mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
-0.96"
(-24.38mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1937 1955
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2009
Ties: 1991
Nov–Dec 1938
2-Month
5.35"
(135.89mm)
6.22"
(157.99mm)
-0.87"
(-22.10mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1937 1933
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2015
Oct–Dec 1938
3-Month
6.56"
(166.62mm)
9.21"
(233.93mm)
-2.65"
(-67.31mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1935 2001
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2015
Sep–Dec 1938
4-Month
11.67"
(296.42mm)
13.46"
(341.88mm)
-1.79"
(-45.46mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1933 1939
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2015
Aug–Dec 1938
5-Month
14.05"
(356.87mm)
18.73"
(475.74mm)
-4.68"
(-118.87mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1933 2001
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2015
Jul–Dec 1938
6-Month
21.03"
(534.16mm)
24.28"
(616.71mm)
-3.25"
(-82.55mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1933 2001
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2015
Ties: 1897
Jun–Dec 1938
7-Month
25.80"
(655.32mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
-3.16"
(-80.26mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1933 1954
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2015
May–Dec 1938
8-Month
29.80"
(756.92mm)
32.54"
(826.52mm)
-2.74"
(-69.60mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1933 1954
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1964
Ties: 1921
Apr–Dec 1938
9-Month
36.15"
(918.21mm)
35.88"
(911.35mm)
0.27"
(6.86mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1935 1954
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1964
Mar–Dec 1938
10-Month
38.06"
(966.72mm)
40.16"
(1,020.06mm)
-2.10"
(-53.34mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1935 1925
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1964
Feb–Dec 1938
11-Month
38.94"
(989.08mm)
44.06"
(1,119.12mm)
-5.12"
(-130.04mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1933 1925
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1964
Jan–Dec 1938
12-Month
40.35"
(1,024.89mm)
47.89"
(1,216.41mm)
-7.54"
(-191.52mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1933 1954
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1964
Jul 1937–Dec 1938
18-Month
64.24"
(1,631.70mm)
72.17"
(1,833.12mm)
-7.93"
(-201.42mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1935 1954
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1929
Jan 1937–Dec 1938
24-Month
90.55"
(2,299.97mm)
95.87"
(2,435.10mm)
-5.32"
(-135.13mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1935 1955
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1929
Jan 1936–Dec 1938
36-Month
145.78"
(3,702.81mm)
143.88"
(3,654.55mm)
1.90"
(48.26mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1936 1956
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1966
Jan 1935–Dec 1938
48-Month
187.75"
(4,768.85mm)
191.83"
(4,872.48mm)
-4.08"
(-103.63mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1936 1956
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1964
Jan 1934–Dec 1938
60-Month
232.42"
(5,903.47mm)
239.71"
(6,088.63mm)
-7.29"
(-185.16mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1937 1954
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/