Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, October 2008

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 2008
1-Month
4.53"
(115.06mm)
2.99"
(75.95mm)
1.54"
(39.11mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2007 2000
27th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2015
Sep–Oct 2008
2-Month
8.56"
(217.42mm)
7.24"
(183.90mm)
1.32"
(33.52mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2007 1931
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1959
Aug–Oct 2008
3-Month
15.64"
(397.26mm)
12.52"
(318.01mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2007 1925
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1928
Jul–Oct 2008
4-Month
20.33"
(516.38mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
2.27"
(57.66mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2007 1925
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1964
Jun–Oct 2008
5-Month
22.68"
(576.07mm)
22.74"
(577.60mm)
-0.06"
(-1.53mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2007 1954
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1964
May–Oct 2008
6-Month
25.42"
(645.67mm)
26.32"
(668.53mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2007 1925
64th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1928
Apr–Oct 2008
7-Month
28.61"
(726.69mm)
29.66"
(753.36mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 2007 1925
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1928
Mar–Oct 2008
8-Month
32.05"
(814.07mm)
33.94"
(862.08mm)
-1.89"
(-48.01mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 2007 1925
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1928
Feb–Oct 2008
9-Month
35.99"
(914.15mm)
37.84"
(961.14mm)
-1.85"
(-46.99mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2007 1925
76th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1964
Jan–Oct 2008
10-Month
38.87"
(987.30mm)
41.67"
(1,058.42mm)
-2.80"
(-71.12mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 2007 1954
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1964
Dec 2007–Oct 2008
11-Month
43.99"
(1,117.35mm)
45.32"
(1,151.13mm)
-1.33"
(-33.78mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 2007 1931
66th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1964
Nov 2007–Oct 2008
12-Month
44.56"
(1,131.82mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
-3.37"
(-85.60mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 2007 1911
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1964
May 2007–Oct 2008
18-Month
62.46"
(1,586.48mm)
74.26"
(1,886.20mm)
-11.80"
(-299.72mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 2002 1954
115th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1929
Nov 2006–Oct 2008
24-Month
82.46"
(2,094.48mm)
95.92"
(2,436.37mm)
-13.46"
(-341.89mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 2007 1951
110th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1929
Nov 2005–Oct 2008
36-Month
124.89"
(3,172.21mm)
143.95"
(3,656.33mm)
-19.06"
(-484.12mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1966
Nov 2004–Oct 2008
48-Month
170.13"
(4,321.30mm)
191.85"
(4,872.99mm)
-21.72"
(-551.69mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
114th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1965
Nov 2003–Oct 2008
60-Month
215.03"
(5,461.76mm)
239.75"
(6,089.65mm)
-24.72"
(-627.89mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1957 1954
112th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/