Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, August 1985

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1985
1-Month
7.20"
(182.88mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1984 1925
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1949
Jul–Aug 1985
2-Month
14.77"
(375.16mm)
10.82"
(274.83mm)
3.95"
(100.33mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1984 1980
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1964
Jun–Aug 1985
3-Month
19.50"
(495.30mm)
15.50"
(393.70mm)
4.00"
(101.60mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1984 1954
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2013
Ties: 1910
May–Aug 1985
4-Month
22.59"
(573.79mm)
19.08"
(484.63mm)
3.51"
(89.16mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1984 1925
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2013
Apr–Aug 1985
5-Month
23.83"
(605.28mm)
22.42"
(569.47mm)
1.41"
(35.81mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1983 1925
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2013
Mar–Aug 1985
6-Month
24.85"
(631.19mm)
26.70"
(678.18mm)
-1.85"
(-46.99mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1983 1925
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2003
Feb–Aug 1985
7-Month
30.02"
(762.51mm)
30.60"
(777.24mm)
-0.58"
(-14.73mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1981 1925
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1964
Jan–Aug 1985
8-Month
33.20"
(843.28mm)
34.43"
(874.52mm)
-1.23"
(-31.24mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1981 1954
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1964
Dec 1984–Aug 1985
9-Month
34.71"
(881.63mm)
38.08"
(967.23mm)
-3.37"
(-85.60mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1911
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1964
Nov 1984–Aug 1985
10-Month
36.12"
(917.45mm)
40.69"
(1,033.53mm)
-4.57"
(-116.08mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1911
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1964
Oct 1984–Aug 1985
11-Month
37.94"
(963.68mm)
43.72"
(1,110.49mm)
-5.78"
(-146.81mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1991
Sep 1984–Aug 1985
12-Month
40.04"
(1,017.02mm)
47.91"
(1,216.91mm)
-7.87"
(-199.89mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1956 1911
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1964
Mar 1984–Aug 1985
18-Month
71.22"
(1,808.99mm)
74.68"
(1,896.87mm)
-3.46"
(-87.88mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1965
Sep 1983–Aug 1985
24-Month
97.97"
(2,488.44mm)
95.87"
(2,435.10mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1983 2002
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1965
Sep 1982–Aug 1985
36-Month
146.77"
(3,727.96mm)
143.91"
(3,655.31mm)
2.86"
(72.65mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1983 1956
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1966
Sep 1981–Aug 1985
48-Month
195.22"
(4,958.59mm)
191.77"
(4,870.96mm)
3.45"
(87.63mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1983 1956
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1949
Ties: 1924
Sep 1980–Aug 1985
60-Month
236.63"
(6,010.40mm)
239.62"
(6,086.35mm)
-2.99"
(-75.95mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1983 1957
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 30, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/