Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, September 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1981
1-Month
1.47"
(37.34mm)
4.24"
(107.70mm)
-2.77"
(-70.36mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1940 2005
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1924
Aug–Sep 1981
2-Month
7.24"
(183.90mm)
9.52"
(241.81mm)
-2.28"
(-57.91mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1972 1925
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1928
Jul–Sep 1981
3-Month
13.42"
(340.87mm)
15.07"
(382.78mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1980 1925
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1928
Jun–Sep 1981
4-Month
17.54"
(445.52mm)
19.75"
(501.65mm)
-2.21"
(-56.13mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1980 1954
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1928
May–Sep 1981
5-Month
20.89"
(530.61mm)
23.33"
(592.58mm)
-2.44"
(-61.97mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1980 1925
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1928
Ties: 2008
Apr–Sep 1981
6-Month
22.55"
(572.77mm)
26.67"
(677.42mm)
-4.12"
(-104.65mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1980 1925
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1928
Mar–Sep 1981
7-Month
25.39"
(644.91mm)
30.95"
(786.13mm)
-5.56"
(-141.22mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1954 1925
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1928
Feb–Sep 1981
8-Month
28.99"
(736.35mm)
34.85"
(885.19mm)
-5.86"
(-148.84mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1978 1925
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1928
Jan–Sep 1981
9-Month
29.77"
(756.16mm)
38.68"
(982.47mm)
-8.91"
(-226.31mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1954 1954
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1928
Dec 1980–Sep 1981
10-Month
31.50"
(800.10mm)
42.32"
(1,074.93mm)
-10.82"
(-274.83mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1954 1911
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1928
Nov 1980–Sep 1981
11-Month
34.00"
(863.60mm)
44.93"
(1,141.22mm)
-10.93"
(-277.62mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1954 1911
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1928
Oct 1980–Sep 1981
12-Month
36.82"
(935.23mm)
47.96"
(1,218.18mm)
-11.14"
(-282.95mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1954 1954
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1928
Apr 1980–Sep 1981
18-Month
58.10"
(1,475.74mm)
74.64"
(1,895.86mm)
-16.54"
(-420.12mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1954 2002
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1929
Oct 1979–Sep 1981
24-Month
82.77"
(2,102.36mm)
95.96"
(2,437.38mm)
-13.19"
(-335.02mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1955 2002
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1965
Oct 1978–Sep 1981
36-Month
137.17"
(3,484.12mm)
144.01"
(3,657.85mm)
-6.84"
(-173.73mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1966
Oct 1977–Sep 1981
48-Month
183.19"
(4,653.03mm)
191.90"
(4,874.26mm)
-8.71"
(-221.23mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
Oct 1976–Sep 1981
60-Month
230.76"
(5,861.30mm)
239.78"
(6,090.41mm)
-9.02"
(-229.11mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1970 1954
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/