Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, October 2018

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 2018
1-Month
4.61"
(117.09mm)
2.99"
(75.95mm)
1.62"
(41.14mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2017 2000
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2015
Sep–Oct 2018
2-Month
10.74"
(272.80mm)
7.24"
(183.90mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2017 1931
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1959
Aug–Oct 2018
3-Month
15.01"
(381.25mm)
12.52"
(318.01mm)
2.49"
(63.24mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2017 1925
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1928
Jul–Oct 2018
4-Month
21.04"
(534.42mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
2.98"
(75.70mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2017 1925
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1964
Jun–Oct 2018
5-Month
24.76"
(628.90mm)
22.74"
(577.60mm)
2.02"
(51.30mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2017 1954
31st Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1964
May–Oct 2018
6-Month
30.95"
(786.13mm)
26.32"
(668.53mm)
4.63"
(117.60mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2017 1925
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1928
Apr–Oct 2018
7-Month
35.44"
(900.18mm)
29.66"
(753.36mm)
5.78"
(146.82mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2017 1925
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1928
Mar–Oct 2018
8-Month
38.55"
(979.17mm)
33.94"
(862.08mm)
4.61"
(117.09mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2017 1925
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1928
Feb–Oct 2018
9-Month
40.78"
(1,035.81mm)
37.84"
(961.14mm)
2.94"
(74.67mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2017 1925
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1964
Jan–Oct 2018
10-Month
43.60"
(1,107.44mm)
41.67"
(1,058.42mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2017 1954
37th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1964
Dec 2017–Oct 2018
11-Month
47.16"
(1,197.86mm)
45.32"
(1,151.13mm)
1.84"
(46.73mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 2017 1931
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1964
Nov 2017–Oct 2018
12-Month
48.35"
(1,228.09mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 2017 1911
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1964
May 2017–Oct 2018
18-Month
76.06"
(1,931.92mm)
74.26"
(1,886.20mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2017 1954
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1929
Nov 2016–Oct 2018
24-Month
95.13"
(2,416.30mm)
95.92"
(2,436.37mm)
-0.79"
(-20.07mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 2012 1951
67th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1929
Nov 2015–Oct 2018
36-Month
150.36"
(3,819.14mm)
143.95"
(3,656.33mm)
6.41"
(162.81mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2014 2002
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1966
Nov 2014–Oct 2018
48-Month
205.46"
(5,218.68mm)
191.85"
(4,872.99mm)
13.61"
(345.69mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2017 2002
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1965
Nov 2013–Oct 2018
60-Month
252.53"
(6,414.26mm)
239.75"
(6,089.65mm)
12.78"
(324.61mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2015 1954
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/