Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, October 1985

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1985
1-Month
4.41"
(112.01mm)
2.99"
(75.95mm)
1.42"
(36.06mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1984 2000
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2015
Sep–Oct 1985
2-Month
5.28"
(134.11mm)
7.24"
(183.90mm)
-1.96"
(-49.79mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1984 1931
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1959
Aug–Oct 1985
3-Month
12.48"
(316.99mm)
12.52"
(318.01mm)
-0.04"
(-1.02mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1984 1925
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1928
Jul–Oct 1985
4-Month
20.05"
(509.27mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
1.99"
(50.55mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1984 1925
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1964
Jun–Oct 1985
5-Month
24.78"
(629.41mm)
22.74"
(577.60mm)
2.04"
(51.81mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1984 1954
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1964
May–Oct 1985
6-Month
27.87"
(707.90mm)
26.32"
(668.53mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1984 1925
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1928
Apr–Oct 1985
7-Month
29.11"
(739.39mm)
29.66"
(753.36mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1983 1925
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1928
Mar–Oct 1985
8-Month
30.13"
(765.30mm)
33.94"
(862.08mm)
-3.81"
(-96.78mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1925
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1928
Feb–Oct 1985
9-Month
35.30"
(896.62mm)
37.84"
(961.14mm)
-2.54"
(-64.52mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1981 1925
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1964
Jan–Oct 1985
10-Month
38.48"
(977.39mm)
41.67"
(1,058.42mm)
-3.19"
(-81.03mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1954
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1964
Dec 1984–Oct 1985
11-Month
39.99"
(1,015.75mm)
45.32"
(1,151.13mm)
-5.33"
(-135.38mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1964
Nov 1984–Oct 1985
12-Month
41.40"
(1,051.56mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
-6.53"
(-165.86mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1911
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1964
May 1984–Oct 1985
18-Month
66.25"
(1,682.75mm)
74.26"
(1,886.20mm)
-8.01"
(-203.45mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1981 1954
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1929
Nov 1983–Oct 1985
24-Month
97.34"
(2,472.44mm)
95.92"
(2,436.37mm)
1.42"
(36.07mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1982 1951
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1929
Nov 1982–Oct 1985
36-Month
145.60"
(3,698.24mm)
143.95"
(3,656.33mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1983 2002
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1966
Nov 1981–Oct 1985
48-Month
196.26"
(4,985.00mm)
191.85"
(4,872.99mm)
4.41"
(112.01mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1984 2002
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1965
Nov 1980–Oct 1985
60-Month
233.03"
(5,918.96mm)
239.75"
(6,089.65mm)
-6.72"
(-170.69mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1982 1954
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1975

Citing This Page

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