Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, October 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1986
1-Month
4.12"
(104.65mm)
2.99"
(75.95mm)
1.13"
(28.70mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1984 2000
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2015
Ties: 1937
Sep–Oct 1986
2-Month
5.91"
(150.11mm)
7.24"
(183.90mm)
-1.33"
(-33.79mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1985 1931
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1959
Ties: 1983
Aug–Oct 1986
3-Month
14.84"
(376.94mm)
12.52"
(318.01mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1985 1925
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1928
Jul–Oct 1986
4-Month
17.83"
(452.88mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1984 1925
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1964
Jun–Oct 1986
5-Month
20.25"
(514.35mm)
22.74"
(577.60mm)
-2.49"
(-63.25mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1984 1954
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1964
Ties: 1956
May–Oct 1986
6-Month
23.19"
(589.03mm)
26.32"
(668.53mm)
-3.13"
(-79.50mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1983 1925
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1928
Apr–Oct 1986
7-Month
23.97"
(608.84mm)
29.66"
(753.36mm)
-5.69"
(-144.52mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1983 1925
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1928
Mar–Oct 1986
8-Month
27.16"
(689.86mm)
33.94"
(862.08mm)
-6.78"
(-172.22mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1954 1925
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1928
Feb–Oct 1986
9-Month
29.45"
(748.03mm)
37.84"
(961.14mm)
-8.39"
(-213.11mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1978 1925
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1964
Jan–Oct 1986
10-Month
31.14"
(790.96mm)
41.67"
(1,058.42mm)
-10.53"
(-267.46mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1954 1954
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1964
Dec 1985–Oct 1986
11-Month
33.11"
(840.99mm)
45.32"
(1,151.13mm)
-12.21"
(-310.14mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1964
Nov 1985–Oct 1986
12-Month
40.73"
(1,034.54mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
-7.20"
(-182.88mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1981 1911
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1964
May 1985–Oct 1986
18-Month
68.60"
(1,742.44mm)
74.26"
(1,886.20mm)
-5.66"
(-143.76mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1985 1954
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1929
Nov 1984–Oct 1986
24-Month
82.13"
(2,086.10mm)
95.92"
(2,436.37mm)
-13.79"
(-350.27mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1955 1951
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1929
Nov 1983–Oct 1986
36-Month
138.07"
(3,506.98mm)
143.95"
(3,656.33mm)
-5.88"
(-149.35mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1983 2002
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1966
Nov 1982–Oct 1986
48-Month
186.33"
(4,732.78mm)
191.85"
(4,872.99mm)
-5.52"
(-140.21mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1983 2002
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1965
Nov 1981–Oct 1986
60-Month
236.99"
(6,019.55mm)
239.75"
(6,089.65mm)
-2.76"
(-70.10mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1985 1954
65th 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/