Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, December 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1989
1-Month
4.40"
(111.76mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1988 1955
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2009
Nov–Dec 1989
2-Month
6.82"
(173.23mm)
6.22"
(157.99mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1988 1933
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2015
Oct–Dec 1989
3-Month
10.92"
(277.37mm)
9.21"
(233.93mm)
1.71"
(43.44mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1988 2001
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2015
Sep–Dec 1989
4-Month
17.51"
(444.75mm)
13.46"
(341.88mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1988 1939
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2015
Aug–Dec 1989
5-Month
22.22"
(564.39mm)
18.73"
(475.74mm)
3.49"
(88.65mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1988 2001
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2015
Jul–Dec 1989
6-Month
29.36"
(745.74mm)
24.28"
(616.71mm)
5.08"
(129.03mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1988 2001
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2015
Jun–Dec 1989
7-Month
35.73"
(907.54mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
6.77"
(171.96mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1988 1954
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2015
May–Dec 1989
8-Month
39.37"
(1,000.00mm)
32.54"
(826.52mm)
6.83"
(173.48mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1988 1954
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1964
Apr–Dec 1989
9-Month
43.89"
(1,114.81mm)
35.88"
(911.35mm)
8.01"
(203.46mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1988 1954
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1964
Mar–Dec 1989
10-Month
48.61"
(1,234.69mm)
40.16"
(1,020.06mm)
8.45"
(214.63mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1988 1925
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1964
Feb–Dec 1989
11-Month
51.74"
(1,314.20mm)
44.06"
(1,119.12mm)
7.68"
(195.08mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1988 1925
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1964
Jan–Dec 1989
12-Month
53.95"
(1,370.33mm)
47.89"
(1,216.41mm)
6.06"
(153.92mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1988 1954
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1964
Jul 1988–Dec 1989
18-Month
75.82"
(1,925.83mm)
72.17"
(1,833.12mm)
3.65"
(92.71mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1988 1954
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1929
Jan 1988–Dec 1989
24-Month
93.21"
(2,367.53mm)
95.87"
(2,435.10mm)
-2.66"
(-67.57mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1988 1955
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1929
Jan 1987–Dec 1989
36-Month
140.84"
(3,577.34mm)
143.88"
(3,654.55mm)
-3.04"
(-77.21mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1988 1956
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1966
Jan 1986–Dec 1989
48-Month
180.72"
(4,590.29mm)
191.83"
(4,872.48mm)
-11.11"
(-282.19mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1988 1956
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1964
Jan 1985–Dec 1989
60-Month
228.79"
(5,811.27mm)
239.71"
(6,088.63mm)
-10.92"
(-277.36mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1954
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/