Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, September 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1948
1-Month
5.92"
(150.37mm)
4.24"
(107.70mm)
1.68"
(42.67mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1947 2005
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1924
Aug–Sep 1948
2-Month
10.03"
(254.76mm)
9.52"
(241.81mm)
0.51"
(12.95mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1946 1925
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1928
Jul–Sep 1948
3-Month
15.51"
(393.95mm)
15.07"
(382.78mm)
0.44"
(11.17mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1946 1925
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1928
Ties: 1896
Jun–Sep 1948
4-Month
18.34"
(465.84mm)
19.75"
(501.65mm)
-1.41"
(-35.81mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1946 1954
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1928
May–Sep 1948
5-Month
23.97"
(608.84mm)
23.33"
(592.58mm)
0.64"
(16.26mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1947 1925
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1928
Apr–Sep 1948
6-Month
27.32"
(693.93mm)
26.67"
(677.42mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1946 1925
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1928
Mar–Sep 1948
7-Month
34.75"
(882.65mm)
30.95"
(786.13mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1947 1925
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1928
Feb–Sep 1948
8-Month
39.66"
(1,007.36mm)
34.85"
(885.19mm)
4.81"
(122.17mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1947 1925
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1928
Jan–Sep 1948
9-Month
43.60"
(1,107.44mm)
38.68"
(982.47mm)
4.92"
(124.97mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1947 1954
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1928
Dec 1947–Sep 1948
10-Month
48.51"
(1,232.15mm)
42.32"
(1,074.93mm)
6.19"
(157.22mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1947 1911
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1928
Nov 1947–Sep 1948
11-Month
55.64"
(1,413.26mm)
44.93"
(1,141.22mm)
10.71"
(272.04mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1947 1911
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1928
Oct 1947–Sep 1948
12-Month
60.09"
(1,526.29mm)
47.96"
(1,218.18mm)
12.13"
(308.11mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1947 1954
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1928
Apr 1947–Sep 1948
18-Month
88.30"
(2,242.82mm)
74.64"
(1,895.86mm)
13.66"
(346.96mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1947 2002
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1929
Ties: 1928
Oct 1946–Sep 1948
24-Month
108.02"
(2,743.71mm)
95.96"
(2,437.38mm)
12.06"
(306.33mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1947 2002
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1965
Oct 1945–Sep 1948
36-Month
153.72"
(3,904.49mm)
144.01"
(3,657.85mm)
9.71"
(246.64mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1947 2002
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1966
Oct 1944–Sep 1948
48-Month
204.88"
(5,203.95mm)
191.90"
(4,874.26mm)
12.98"
(329.69mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1947 2002
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1998
Oct 1943–Sep 1948
60-Month
251.40"
(6,385.56mm)
239.78"
(6,090.41mm)
11.62"
(295.15mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1947 1954
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/