Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, January 1985

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1985
1-Month
3.18"
(80.77mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1981 1907
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1925
Dec 1984–Jan 1985
2-Month
4.69"
(119.13mm)
7.48"
(189.99mm)
-2.79"
(-70.86mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1981 1981
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1925
Nov 1984–Jan 1985
3-Month
6.10"
(154.94mm)
10.08"
(256.03mm)
-3.98"
(-101.09mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1993
Oct 1984–Jan 1985
4-Month
7.92"
(201.17mm)
13.11"
(332.99mm)
-5.19"
(-131.82mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2016
Sep 1984–Jan 1985
5-Month
10.02"
(254.51mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
-7.29"
(-185.16mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1985
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2016
Aug 1984–Jan 1985
6-Month
13.47"
(342.14mm)
22.57"
(573.28mm)
-9.10"
(-231.14mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2002
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2016
Jul 1984–Jan 1985
7-Month
21.83"
(554.48mm)
28.11"
(713.99mm)
-6.28"
(-159.51mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2016
Jun 1984–Jan 1985
8-Month
24.93"
(633.22mm)
32.83"
(833.88mm)
-7.90"
(-200.66mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1981 1955
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2016
May 1984–Jan 1985
9-Month
30.95"
(786.13mm)
36.42"
(925.07mm)
-5.47"
(-138.94mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1955
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1925
Apr 1984–Jan 1985
10-Month
35.68"
(906.27mm)
39.79"
(1,010.67mm)
-4.11"
(-104.40mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1925
Mar 1984–Jan 1985
11-Month
41.20"
(1,046.48mm)
44.07"
(1,119.38mm)
-2.87"
(-72.90mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1982 1934
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1960
Ties: 1944
Feb 1984–Jan 1985
12-Month
46.48"
(1,180.59mm)
48.02"
(1,219.71mm)
-1.54"
(-39.12mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1982 1955
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1965
Aug 1983–Jan 1985
18-Month
70.76"
(1,797.30mm)
70.55"
(1,791.97mm)
0.21"
(5.33mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1982 2002
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1930
Feb 1983–Jan 1985
24-Month
98.57"
(2,503.68mm)
96.03"
(2,439.16mm)
2.54"
(64.52mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1983 1927
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1930
Feb 1982–Jan 1985
36-Month
148.01"
(3,759.45mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
3.97"
(100.83mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1984 1928
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1930
Feb 1981–Jan 1985
48-Month
192.72"
(4,895.09mm)
191.94"
(4,875.28mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1984 1957
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1965
Feb 1980–Jan 1985
60-Month
233.69"
(5,935.73mm)
239.83"
(6,091.68mm)
-6.14"
(-155.95mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1983 1956
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 11, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/