Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, September 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1998
1-Month
5.62"
(142.75mm)
4.24"
(107.70mm)
1.38"
(35.05mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1996 2005
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1924
Aug–Sep 1998
2-Month
9.44"
(239.78mm)
9.52"
(241.81mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1997 1925
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1928
Jul–Sep 1998
3-Month
13.76"
(349.50mm)
15.07"
(382.78mm)
-1.31"
(-33.28mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1993 1925
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1928
Jun–Sep 1998
4-Month
17.12"
(434.85mm)
19.75"
(501.65mm)
-2.63"
(-66.80mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1993 1954
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1928
May–Sep 1998
5-Month
20.77"
(527.56mm)
23.33"
(592.58mm)
-2.56"
(-65.02mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1993 1925
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1928
Apr–Sep 1998
6-Month
27.21"
(691.13mm)
26.67"
(677.42mm)
0.54"
(13.71mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1996 1925
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1928
Mar–Sep 1998
7-Month
32.31"
(820.67mm)
30.95"
(786.13mm)
1.36"
(34.54mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1997 1925
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1928
Ties: 2017
Feb–Sep 1998
8-Month
40.01"
(1,016.25mm)
34.85"
(885.19mm)
5.16"
(131.06mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1997 1925
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1928
Jan–Sep 1998
9-Month
47.42"
(1,204.47mm)
38.68"
(982.47mm)
8.74"
(222.00mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1997 1954
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1928
Dec 1997–Sep 1998
10-Month
52.83"
(1,341.88mm)
42.32"
(1,074.93mm)
10.51"
(266.95mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1997 1911
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1928
Nov 1997–Sep 1998
11-Month
57.20"
(1,452.88mm)
44.93"
(1,141.22mm)
12.27"
(311.66mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1997 1911
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1928
Oct 1997–Sep 1998
12-Month
61.57"
(1,563.88mm)
47.96"
(1,218.18mm)
13.61"
(345.70mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1997 1954
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1928
Apr 1997–Sep 1998
18-Month
89.24"
(2,266.70mm)
74.64"
(1,895.86mm)
14.60"
(370.84mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1997 2002
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1929
Oct 1996–Sep 1998
24-Month
110.39"
(2,803.91mm)
95.96"
(2,437.38mm)
14.43"
(366.53mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1997 2002
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1965
Oct 1995–Sep 1998
36-Month
158.85"
(4,034.79mm)
144.01"
(3,657.85mm)
14.84"
(376.94mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1997 2002
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1966
Oct 1994–Sep 1998
48-Month
217.21"
(5,517.13mm)
191.90"
(4,874.26mm)
25.31"
(642.87mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1997 2002
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Oct 1993–Sep 1998
60-Month
267.43"
(6,792.72mm)
239.78"
(6,090.41mm)
27.65"
(702.31mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1997 1954
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on July 16, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/