Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, September 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1989
1-Month
6.59"
(167.39mm)
4.24"
(107.70mm)
2.35"
(59.69mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1988 2005
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1924
Aug–Sep 1989
2-Month
11.30"
(287.02mm)
9.52"
(241.81mm)
1.78"
(45.21mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1986 1925
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1928
Jul–Sep 1989
3-Month
18.44"
(468.38mm)
15.07"
(382.78mm)
3.37"
(85.60mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1988 1925
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1928
Jun–Sep 1989
4-Month
24.81"
(630.17mm)
19.75"
(501.65mm)
5.06"
(128.52mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1988 1954
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1928
May–Sep 1989
5-Month
28.45"
(722.63mm)
23.33"
(592.58mm)
5.12"
(130.05mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1988 1925
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1928
Apr–Sep 1989
6-Month
32.97"
(837.44mm)
26.67"
(677.42mm)
6.30"
(160.02mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1988 1925
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1928
Mar–Sep 1989
7-Month
37.69"
(957.33mm)
30.95"
(786.13mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1988 1925
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1928
Feb–Sep 1989
8-Month
40.82"
(1,036.83mm)
34.85"
(885.19mm)
5.97"
(151.64mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1988 1925
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1928
Jan–Sep 1989
9-Month
43.03"
(1,092.96mm)
38.68"
(982.47mm)
4.35"
(110.49mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1954
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1928
Ties: 1960
Dec 1988–Sep 1989
10-Month
43.91"
(1,115.31mm)
42.32"
(1,074.93mm)
1.59"
(40.38mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1911
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1928
Nov 1988–Sep 1989
11-Month
46.61"
(1,183.89mm)
44.93"
(1,141.22mm)
1.68"
(42.67mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1911
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1928
Oct 1988–Sep 1989
12-Month
49.01"
(1,244.85mm)
47.96"
(1,218.18mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1988 1954
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1928
Apr 1988–Sep 1989
18-Month
73.88"
(1,876.55mm)
74.64"
(1,895.86mm)
-0.76"
(-19.31mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1988 2002
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1929
Oct 1987–Sep 1989
24-Month
88.98"
(2,260.09mm)
95.96"
(2,437.38mm)
-6.98"
(-177.29mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1986 2002
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1965
Oct 1986–Sep 1989
36-Month
142.78"
(3,626.61mm)
144.01"
(3,657.85mm)
-1.23"
(-31.24mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1988 2002
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1966
Oct 1985–Sep 1989
48-Month
183.80"
(4,668.52mm)
191.90"
(4,874.26mm)
-8.10"
(-205.74mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1988 2002
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Oct 1984–Sep 1989
60-Month
222.61"
(5,654.29mm)
239.78"
(6,090.41mm)
-17.17"
(-436.12mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1958 1954
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on November 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/