Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, August 1980

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1980
1-Month
2.39"
(60.71mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
-2.89"
(-73.40mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1963 1925
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1949
Jul–Aug 1980
2-Month
5.05"
(128.27mm)
10.82"
(274.83mm)
-5.77"
(-146.56mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1980
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1964
Jun–Aug 1980
3-Month
8.42"
(213.87mm)
15.50"
(393.70mm)
-7.08"
(-179.83mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1954
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2013
May–Aug 1980
4-Month
12.56"
(319.02mm)
19.08"
(484.63mm)
-6.52"
(-165.61mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1954 1925
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2013
Apr–Aug 1980
5-Month
15.22"
(386.59mm)
22.42"
(569.47mm)
-7.20"
(-182.88mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1954 1925
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2013
Mar–Aug 1980
6-Month
25.23"
(640.84mm)
26.70"
(678.18mm)
-1.47"
(-37.34mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1925
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2003
Feb–Aug 1980
7-Month
27.08"
(687.83mm)
30.60"
(777.24mm)
-3.52"
(-89.41mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1978 1925
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1964
Jan–Aug 1980
8-Month
31.94"
(811.28mm)
34.43"
(874.52mm)
-2.49"
(-63.24mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1977 1954
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1964
Dec 1979–Aug 1980
9-Month
34.06"
(865.12mm)
38.08"
(967.23mm)
-4.02"
(-102.11mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1968 1911
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1964
Nov 1979–Aug 1980
10-Month
38.10"
(967.74mm)
40.69"
(1,033.53mm)
-2.59"
(-65.79mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1977 1911
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1964
Oct 1979–Aug 1980
11-Month
39.89"
(1,013.21mm)
43.72"
(1,110.49mm)
-3.83"
(-97.28mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1991
Sep 1979–Aug 1980
12-Month
48.83"
(1,240.28mm)
47.91"
(1,216.91mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1979 1911
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1964
Mar 1979–Aug 1980
18-Month
76.76"
(1,949.70mm)
74.68"
(1,896.87mm)
2.08"
(52.83mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1979 2002
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1965
Sep 1978–Aug 1980
24-Month
96.73"
(2,456.94mm)
95.87"
(2,435.10mm)
0.86"
(21.84mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1979 2002
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1965
Sep 1977–Aug 1980
36-Month
144.38"
(3,667.25mm)
143.91"
(3,655.31mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1979 1956
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1966
Sep 1976–Aug 1980
48-Month
192.87"
(4,898.90mm)
191.77"
(4,870.96mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1979 1956
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1949
Sep 1975–Aug 1980
60-Month
240.06"
(6,097.52mm)
239.63"
(6,086.60mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1971 1957
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/