Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, August 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1983
1-Month
2.81"
(71.37mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
-2.47"
(-62.74mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1980 1925
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1949
Jul–Aug 1983
2-Month
6.34"
(161.04mm)
10.82"
(274.83mm)
-4.48"
(-113.79mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1980 1980
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1964
Jun–Aug 1983
3-Month
9.78"
(248.41mm)
15.50"
(393.70mm)
-5.72"
(-145.29mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1980 1954
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2013
May–Aug 1983
4-Month
11.91"
(302.51mm)
19.08"
(484.63mm)
-7.17"
(-182.12mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1954 1925
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2013
Apr–Aug 1983
5-Month
16.41"
(416.81mm)
22.42"
(569.47mm)
-6.01"
(-152.66mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1980 1925
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2013
Mar–Aug 1983
6-Month
24.84"
(630.94mm)
26.70"
(678.18mm)
-1.86"
(-47.24mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1981 1925
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2003
Ties: 1935
Feb–Aug 1983
7-Month
30.62"
(777.75mm)
30.60"
(777.24mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1981 1925
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1964
Jan–Aug 1983
8-Month
35.12"
(892.05mm)
34.43"
(874.52mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1981 1954
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1964
Dec 1982–Aug 1983
9-Month
40.12"
(1,019.05mm)
38.08"
(967.23mm)
2.04"
(51.82mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1981 1911
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1964
Nov 1982–Aug 1983
10-Month
42.35"
(1,075.69mm)
40.69"
(1,033.53mm)
1.66"
(42.16mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1981 1911
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1964
Oct 1982–Aug 1983
11-Month
45.50"
(1,155.70mm)
43.72"
(1,110.49mm)
1.78"
(45.21mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1991
Sep 1982–Aug 1983
12-Month
48.80"
(1,239.52mm)
47.91"
(1,216.91mm)
0.89"
(22.61mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1911
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1964
Mar 1982–Aug 1983
18-Month
74.85"
(1,901.19mm)
74.68"
(1,896.87mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1982 2002
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1965
Sep 1981–Aug 1983
24-Month
97.25"
(2,470.15mm)
95.87"
(2,435.10mm)
1.38"
(35.05mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1982 2002
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1965
Sep 1980–Aug 1983
36-Month
138.66"
(3,521.96mm)
143.91"
(3,655.31mm)
-5.25"
(-133.35mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1981 1956
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1966
Sep 1979–Aug 1983
48-Month
187.49"
(4,762.25mm)
191.77"
(4,870.96mm)
-4.28"
(-108.71mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1956
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1949
Sep 1978–Aug 1983
60-Month
235.39"
(5,978.91mm)
239.62"
(6,086.35mm)
-4.23"
(-107.44mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1982 1957
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/