Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, December 1985

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1985
1-Month
1.97"
(50.04mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
-1.64"
(-41.65mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1984 1955
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2009
Nov–Dec 1985
2-Month
9.59"
(243.59mm)
6.22"
(157.99mm)
3.37"
(85.60mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1984 1933
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2015
Oct–Dec 1985
3-Month
14.00"
(355.60mm)
9.21"
(233.93mm)
4.79"
(121.67mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1984 2001
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2015
Sep–Dec 1985
4-Month
14.87"
(377.70mm)
13.46"
(341.88mm)
1.41"
(35.82mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1984 1939
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2015
Aug–Dec 1985
5-Month
22.07"
(560.58mm)
18.73"
(475.74mm)
3.34"
(84.84mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1984 2001
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2015
Jul–Dec 1985
6-Month
29.64"
(752.86mm)
24.28"
(616.71mm)
5.36"
(136.15mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1984 2001
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2015
Jun–Dec 1985
7-Month
34.37"
(873.00mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
5.41"
(137.42mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1984 1954
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2015
May–Dec 1985
8-Month
37.46"
(951.48mm)
32.54"
(826.52mm)
4.92"
(124.96mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1984 1954
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1964
Apr–Dec 1985
9-Month
38.70"
(982.98mm)
35.88"
(911.35mm)
2.82"
(71.63mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1984 1954
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1964
Mar–Dec 1985
10-Month
39.72"
(1,008.89mm)
40.16"
(1,020.06mm)
-0.44"
(-11.17mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1984 1925
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1964
Feb–Dec 1985
11-Month
44.89"
(1,140.21mm)
44.06"
(1,119.12mm)
0.83"
(21.09mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1984 1925
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1964
Jan–Dec 1985
12-Month
48.07"
(1,220.98mm)
47.89"
(1,216.41mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1984 1954
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1964
Jul 1984–Dec 1985
18-Month
66.72"
(1,694.69mm)
72.17"
(1,833.12mm)
-5.45"
(-138.43mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1954
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1929
Jan 1984–Dec 1985
24-Month
95.72"
(2,431.29mm)
95.87"
(2,435.10mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1955
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1929
Jan 1983–Dec 1985
36-Month
147.96"
(3,758.18mm)
143.88"
(3,654.55mm)
4.08"
(103.63mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1983 1956
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1966
Jan 1982–Dec 1985
48-Month
198.20"
(5,034.28mm)
191.83"
(4,872.48mm)
6.37"
(161.80mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1984 1956
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1964
Jan 1981–Dec 1985
60-Month
238.39"
(6,055.11mm)
239.71"
(6,088.63mm)
-1.32"
(-33.52mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1984 1954
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/