Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of December 2019. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, October 1948

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Driest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Wettest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1948
1-Month
2.91"
(73.91mm)
2.99"
(75.95mm)
-0.08"
(-2.04mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1945 2000
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2015
Sep–Oct 1948
2-Month
8.83"
(224.28mm)
7.24"
(183.90mm)
1.59"
(40.38mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1946 1931
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1959
Aug–Oct 1948
3-Month
12.94"
(328.68mm)
12.52"
(318.01mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1944 1925
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1928
Ties: 1913
Jul–Oct 1948
4-Month
18.42"
(467.87mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
0.36"
(9.15mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1944 1925
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1964
Jun–Oct 1948
5-Month
21.25"
(539.75mm)
22.74"
(577.60mm)
-1.49"
(-37.85mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1944 1954
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1964
May–Oct 1948
6-Month
26.88"
(682.75mm)
26.32"
(668.53mm)
0.56"
(14.22mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1946 1925
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1928
Apr–Oct 1948
7-Month
30.23"
(767.84mm)
29.66"
(753.36mm)
0.57"
(14.48mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1946 1925
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1928
Mar–Oct 1948
8-Month
37.66"
(956.56mm)
33.94"
(862.08mm)
3.72"
(94.48mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1946 1925
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1928
Feb–Oct 1948
9-Month
42.57"
(1,081.28mm)
37.84"
(961.14mm)
4.73"
(120.14mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1947 1925
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1964
Jan–Oct 1948
10-Month
46.51"
(1,181.35mm)
41.67"
(1,058.42mm)
4.84"
(122.93mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1947 1954
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1964
Dec 1947–Oct 1948
11-Month
51.42"
(1,306.07mm)
45.32"
(1,151.13mm)
6.10"
(154.94mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1947 1931
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1964
Nov 1947–Oct 1948
12-Month
58.55"
(1,487.17mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
10.62"
(269.75mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1947 1911
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1964
May 1947–Oct 1948
18-Month
86.74"
(2,203.20mm)
74.26"
(1,886.20mm)
12.48"
(317.00mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1947 1954
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1929
Nov 1946–Oct 1948
24-Month
105.94"
(2,690.88mm)
95.92"
(2,436.37mm)
10.02"
(254.51mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1947 1951
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1929
Nov 1945–Oct 1948
36-Month
155.03"
(3,937.76mm)
143.95"
(3,656.33mm)
11.08"
(281.43mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1947 2002
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1966
Nov 1944–Oct 1948
48-Month
203.94"
(5,180.08mm)
191.85"
(4,872.99mm)
12.09"
(307.09mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1947 2002
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1965
Nov 1943–Oct 1948
60-Month
254.04"
(6,452.62mm)
239.75"
(6,089.65mm)
14.29"
(362.97mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1947 1954
21st Wettest Wettest to Date 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/