Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, December 1982

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1982
1-Month
5.00"
(127.00mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
1.39"
(35.31mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1980 1955
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2009
Nov–Dec 1982
2-Month
7.23"
(183.64mm)
6.22"
(157.99mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1980 1933
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2015
Oct–Dec 1982
3-Month
10.38"
(263.65mm)
9.21"
(233.93mm)
1.17"
(29.72mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1980 2001
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2015
Sep–Dec 1982
4-Month
13.68"
(347.47mm)
13.46"
(341.88mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1981 1939
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2015
Aug–Dec 1982
5-Month
17.21"
(437.13mm)
18.73"
(475.74mm)
-1.52"
(-38.61mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1980 2001
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2015
Jul–Dec 1982
6-Month
22.87"
(580.90mm)
24.28"
(616.71mm)
-1.41"
(-35.81mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1980 2001
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2015
Jun–Dec 1982
7-Month
29.69"
(754.13mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
0.73"
(18.55mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1981 1954
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2015
Ties: 1949
May–Dec 1982
8-Month
32.60"
(828.04mm)
32.54"
(826.52mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1954
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1964
Apr–Dec 1982
9-Month
38.02"
(965.71mm)
35.88"
(911.35mm)
2.14"
(54.36mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1981 1954
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1964
Ties: 1900, 2004
Mar–Dec 1982
10-Month
39.73"
(1,009.14mm)
40.16"
(1,020.06mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1925
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1964
Feb–Dec 1982
11-Month
44.94"
(1,141.48mm)
44.06"
(1,119.12mm)
0.88"
(22.36mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1981 1925
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1964
Jan–Dec 1982
12-Month
50.24"
(1,276.10mm)
47.89"
(1,216.41mm)
2.35"
(59.69mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1981 1954
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1964
Jul 1981–Dec 1982
18-Month
74.08"
(1,881.63mm)
72.17"
(1,833.12mm)
1.91"
(48.51mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1981 1954
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1929
Jan 1981–Dec 1982
24-Month
90.43"
(2,296.92mm)
95.87"
(2,435.10mm)
-5.44"
(-138.18mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1981 1955
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1929
Jan 1980–Dec 1982
36-Month
135.48"
(3,441.19mm)
143.88"
(3,654.55mm)
-8.40"
(-213.36mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1957 1956
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1966
Jan 1979–Dec 1982
48-Month
191.53"
(4,864.86mm)
191.83"
(4,872.48mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1981 1956
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1964
Jan 1978–Dec 1982
60-Month
232.63"
(5,908.80mm)
239.71"
(6,088.63mm)
-7.08"
(-179.83mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1981 1954
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/