Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, January 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1983
1-Month
4.50"
(114.30mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1981 1907
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1925
Dec 1982–Jan 1983
2-Month
9.50"
(241.30mm)
7.48"
(189.99mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1981 1981
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1925
Nov 1982–Jan 1983
3-Month
11.73"
(297.94mm)
10.08"
(256.03mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1993
Ties: 1962
Oct 1982–Jan 1983
4-Month
14.88"
(377.95mm)
13.11"
(332.99mm)
1.77"
(44.96mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2016
Sep 1982–Jan 1983
5-Month
18.18"
(461.77mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1982 1985
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2016
Aug 1982–Jan 1983
6-Month
21.71"
(551.43mm)
22.57"
(573.28mm)
-0.86"
(-21.85mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2016
Jul 1982–Jan 1983
7-Month
27.37"
(695.20mm)
28.11"
(713.99mm)
-0.74"
(-18.79mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2016
Jun 1982–Jan 1983
8-Month
34.19"
(868.43mm)
32.83"
(833.88mm)
1.36"
(34.55mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1955
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2016
May 1982–Jan 1983
9-Month
37.10"
(942.34mm)
36.42"
(925.07mm)
0.68"
(17.27mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1982 1955
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1925
Apr 1982–Jan 1983
10-Month
42.52"
(1,080.01mm)
39.79"
(1,010.67mm)
2.73"
(69.34mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1982 2002
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1925
Mar 1982–Jan 1983
11-Month
44.23"
(1,123.44mm)
44.07"
(1,119.38mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1982 1934
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1960
Feb 1982–Jan 1983
12-Month
49.44"
(1,255.78mm)
48.02"
(1,219.71mm)
1.42"
(36.07mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1982 1955
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1965
Aug 1981–Jan 1983
18-Month
72.40"
(1,838.96mm)
70.55"
(1,791.97mm)
1.85"
(46.99mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1982 2002
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1930
Feb 1981–Jan 1983
24-Month
94.15"
(2,391.41mm)
96.03"
(2,439.16mm)
-1.88"
(-47.75mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1927
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1930
Feb 1980–Jan 1983
36-Month
135.12"
(3,432.05mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
-8.92"
(-226.57mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1958 1928
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1930
Feb 1979–Jan 1983
48-Month
190.81"
(4,846.57mm)
191.94"
(4,875.28mm)
-1.13"
(-28.71mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1957
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1965
Feb 1978–Jan 1983
60-Month
230.72"
(5,860.29mm)
239.83"
(6,091.68mm)
-9.11"
(-231.39mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1982 1956
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 10, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/