Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, September 1985

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1985
1-Month
0.87"
(22.10mm)
4.24"
(107.70mm)
-3.37"
(-85.60mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2005
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1924
Aug–Sep 1985
2-Month
8.07"
(204.98mm)
9.52"
(241.81mm)
-1.45"
(-36.83mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1984 1925
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1928
Jul–Sep 1985
3-Month
15.64"
(397.26mm)
15.07"
(382.78mm)
0.57"
(14.48mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1984 1925
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1928
Jun–Sep 1985
4-Month
20.37"
(517.40mm)
19.75"
(501.65mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1984 1954
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1928
May–Sep 1985
5-Month
23.46"
(595.88mm)
23.33"
(592.58mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1984 1925
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1928
Apr–Sep 1985
6-Month
24.70"
(627.38mm)
26.67"
(677.42mm)
-1.97"
(-50.04mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1983 1925
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1928
Mar–Sep 1985
7-Month
25.72"
(653.29mm)
30.95"
(786.13mm)
-5.23"
(-132.84mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1981 1925
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1928
Feb–Sep 1985
8-Month
30.89"
(784.61mm)
34.85"
(885.19mm)
-3.96"
(-100.58mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1981 1925
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1928
Jan–Sep 1985
9-Month
34.07"
(865.38mm)
38.68"
(982.47mm)
-4.61"
(-117.09mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1981 1954
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1928
Dec 1984–Sep 1985
10-Month
35.58"
(903.73mm)
42.32"
(1,074.93mm)
-6.74"
(-171.20mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1981 1911
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1928
Nov 1984–Sep 1985
11-Month
36.99"
(939.55mm)
44.93"
(1,141.22mm)
-7.94"
(-201.67mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1981 1911
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1928
Oct 1984–Sep 1985
12-Month
38.81"
(985.77mm)
47.96"
(1,218.18mm)
-9.15"
(-232.41mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1981 1954
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1928
Apr 1984–Sep 1985
18-Month
66.57"
(1,690.88mm)
74.64"
(1,895.86mm)
-8.07"
(-204.98mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1929
Oct 1983–Sep 1985
24-Month
94.99"
(2,412.75mm)
95.96"
(2,437.38mm)
-0.97"
(-24.63mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1982 2002
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1965
Oct 1982–Sep 1985
36-Month
144.34"
(3,666.24mm)
144.01"
(3,657.85mm)
0.33"
(8.39mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1983 2002
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1966
Oct 1981–Sep 1985
48-Month
194.62"
(4,943.35mm)
191.90"
(4,874.26mm)
2.72"
(69.09mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1984 2002
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1998
Oct 1980–Sep 1985
60-Month
231.44"
(5,878.58mm)
239.78"
(6,090.41mm)
-8.34"
(-211.83mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1981 1954
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/