Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, December 2009

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2009
1-Month
8.05"
(204.47mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2008 1955
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2009
Nov–Dec 2009
2-Month
12.68"
(322.07mm)
6.22"
(157.99mm)
6.46"
(164.08mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2008 1933
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2015
Oct–Dec 2009
3-Month
17.47"
(443.74mm)
9.21"
(233.93mm)
8.26"
(209.81mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2008 2001
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Sep–Dec 2009
4-Month
20.38"
(517.65mm)
13.46"
(341.88mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2008 1939
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2015
Aug–Dec 2009
5-Month
24.03"
(610.36mm)
18.73"
(475.74mm)
5.30"
(134.62mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2008 2001
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2015
Jul–Dec 2009
6-Month
28.28"
(718.31mm)
24.28"
(616.71mm)
4.00"
(101.60mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2008 2001
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2015
Jun–Dec 2009
7-Month
32.32"
(820.93mm)
28.96"
(735.58mm)
3.36"
(85.35mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2008 1954
27th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2015
May–Dec 2009
8-Month
38.00"
(965.20mm)
32.54"
(826.52mm)
5.46"
(138.68mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2008 1954
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1964
Apr–Dec 2009
9-Month
41.40"
(1,051.56mm)
35.88"
(911.35mm)
5.52"
(140.21mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2008 1954
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1964
Mar–Dec 2009
10-Month
46.51"
(1,181.35mm)
40.16"
(1,020.06mm)
6.35"
(161.29mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2008 1925
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1964
Feb–Dec 2009
11-Month
48.51"
(1,232.15mm)
44.06"
(1,119.12mm)
4.45"
(113.03mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2008 1925
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1964
Ties: 1936
Jan–Dec 2009
12-Month
50.56"
(1,284.22mm)
47.89"
(1,216.41mm)
2.67"
(67.81mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2008 1954
37th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1964
Jul 2008–Dec 2009
18-Month
77.79"
(1,975.87mm)
72.17"
(1,833.12mm)
5.62"
(142.75mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2008 1954
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1929
Jan 2008–Dec 2009
24-Month
96.33"
(2,446.78mm)
95.87"
(2,435.10mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2008 1955
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1929
Jan 2007–Dec 2009
36-Month
131.23"
(3,333.24mm)
143.88"
(3,654.55mm)
-12.65"
(-321.31mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 2008 1956
104th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1966
Jan 2006–Dec 2009
48-Month
174.96"
(4,443.98mm)
191.83"
(4,872.48mm)
-16.87"
(-428.50mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 2008 1956
105th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1964
Jan 2005–Dec 2009
60-Month
222.47"
(5,650.74mm)
239.71"
(6,088.63mm)
-17.24"
(-437.89mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 2008 1954
105th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/