Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, August 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1986
1-Month
8.93"
(226.82mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
3.65"
(92.71mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1985 1925
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1949
Jul–Aug 1986
2-Month
11.92"
(302.77mm)
10.82"
(274.83mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1984 1980
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1964
Jun–Aug 1986
3-Month
14.34"
(364.24mm)
15.50"
(393.70mm)
-1.16"
(-29.46mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1983 1954
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2013
May–Aug 1986
4-Month
17.28"
(438.91mm)
19.08"
(484.63mm)
-1.80"
(-45.72mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1983 1925
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2013
Apr–Aug 1986
5-Month
18.06"
(458.72mm)
22.42"
(569.47mm)
-4.36"
(-110.75mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1983 1925
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2013
Mar–Aug 1986
6-Month
21.25"
(539.75mm)
26.70"
(678.18mm)
-5.45"
(-138.43mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1954 1925
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2003
Feb–Aug 1986
7-Month
23.54"
(597.92mm)
30.60"
(777.24mm)
-7.06"
(-179.32mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1954 1925
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1964
Jan–Aug 1986
8-Month
25.23"
(640.84mm)
34.43"
(874.52mm)
-9.20"
(-233.68mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1954 1954
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1964
Dec 1985–Aug 1986
9-Month
27.20"
(690.88mm)
38.08"
(967.23mm)
-10.88"
(-276.35mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1911 1911
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1964
Nov 1985–Aug 1986
10-Month
34.82"
(884.43mm)
40.69"
(1,033.53mm)
-5.87"
(-149.10mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1911
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1964
Oct 1985–Aug 1986
11-Month
39.23"
(996.44mm)
43.72"
(1,110.49mm)
-4.49"
(-114.05mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1985 2002
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1991
Sep 1985–Aug 1986
12-Month
40.10"
(1,018.54mm)
47.91"
(1,216.91mm)
-7.81"
(-198.37mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1985 1911
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1964
Mar 1985–Aug 1986
18-Month
64.95"
(1,649.73mm)
74.68"
(1,896.87mm)
-9.73"
(-247.14mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1957 2002
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1965
Sep 1984–Aug 1986
24-Month
80.14"
(2,035.56mm)
95.87"
(2,435.10mm)
-15.73"
(-399.54mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1955 2002
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1965
Sep 1983–Aug 1986
36-Month
138.07"
(3,506.98mm)
143.91"
(3,655.31mm)
-5.84"
(-148.33mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1970 1956
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1966
Sep 1982–Aug 1986
48-Month
186.87"
(4,746.50mm)
191.77"
(4,870.96mm)
-4.90"
(-124.46mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1982 1956
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1949
Sep 1981–Aug 1986
60-Month
235.32"
(5,977.13mm)
239.62"
(6,086.35mm)
-4.30"
(-109.22mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1982 1957
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2020

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/