Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, January 1990

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1990
1-Month
3.64"
(92.46mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
-0.19"
(-4.82mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1989 1907
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1925
Dec 1989–Jan 1990
2-Month
8.04"
(204.22mm)
7.48"
(189.99mm)
0.56"
(14.23mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1989 1981
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1925
Nov 1989–Jan 1990
3-Month
10.46"
(265.68mm)
10.08"
(256.03mm)
0.38"
(9.65mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1989 1934
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1993
Oct 1989–Jan 1990
4-Month
14.56"
(369.82mm)
13.11"
(332.99mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1989 1934
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2016
Sep 1989–Jan 1990
5-Month
21.15"
(537.21mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1989 1985
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2016
Aug 1989–Jan 1990
6-Month
25.86"
(656.84mm)
22.57"
(573.28mm)
3.29"
(83.56mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1989 2002
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2016
Jul 1989–Jan 1990
7-Month
33.00"
(838.20mm)
28.11"
(713.99mm)
4.89"
(124.21mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1989 2002
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2016
Jun 1989–Jan 1990
8-Month
39.37"
(1,000.00mm)
32.83"
(833.88mm)
6.54"
(166.12mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1989 1955
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2016
May 1989–Jan 1990
9-Month
43.01"
(1,092.45mm)
36.42"
(925.07mm)
6.59"
(167.38mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1989 1955
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1925
Apr 1989–Jan 1990
10-Month
47.53"
(1,207.26mm)
39.79"
(1,010.67mm)
7.74"
(196.59mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1989 2002
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1925
Mar 1989–Jan 1990
11-Month
52.25"
(1,327.15mm)
44.07"
(1,119.38mm)
8.18"
(207.77mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1989 1934
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1960
Feb 1989–Jan 1990
12-Month
55.38"
(1,406.65mm)
48.02"
(1,219.71mm)
7.36"
(186.94mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1989 1955
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1965
Aug 1988–Jan 1990
18-Month
75.94"
(1,928.88mm)
70.55"
(1,791.97mm)
5.39"
(136.91mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1989 2002
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1930
Feb 1988–Jan 1990
24-Month
93.01"
(2,362.45mm)
96.03"
(2,439.16mm)
-3.02"
(-76.71mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1989 1927
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1930
Feb 1987–Jan 1990
36-Month
137.68"
(3,497.07mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
-6.36"
(-161.55mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1989 1928
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1930
Feb 1986–Jan 1990
48-Month
182.67"
(4,639.82mm)
191.94"
(4,875.28mm)
-9.27"
(-235.46mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1989 1957
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1965
Feb 1985–Jan 1990
60-Month
229.25"
(5,822.95mm)
239.83"
(6,091.68mm)
-10.58"
(-268.73mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1989 1956
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/