Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1903

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1903
1-Month
3.27"
(83.06mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
-0.31"
(-7.87mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1902 1941
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1976
Ties: 1954
Apr–May 1903
2-Month
5.97"
(151.64mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1902 1941
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1901
Mar–May 1903
3-Month
12.19"
(309.63mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
0.99"
(25.15mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1902 1985
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2003
Feb–May 1903
4-Month
18.90"
(480.06mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1902 1911
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1929
Jan–May 1903
5-Month
22.78"
(578.61mm)
18.93"
(480.82mm)
3.85"
(97.79mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1902 1911
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1998
Dec 1902–May 1903
6-Month
27.26"
(692.40mm)
22.58"
(573.53mm)
4.68"
(118.87mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1902 1911
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1998
Nov 1902–May 1903
7-Month
30.89"
(784.61mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
5.71"
(145.04mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1902 1911
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1998
Oct 1902–May 1903
8-Month
35.58"
(903.73mm)
28.21"
(716.53mm)
7.37"
(187.20mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1902 1911
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1998
Sep 1902–May 1903
9-Month
39.55"
(1,004.57mm)
32.41"
(823.21mm)
7.14"
(181.36mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1902 1941
15th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Aug 1902–May 1903
10-Month
44.80"
(1,137.92mm)
37.67"
(956.82mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1902 1985
15th Wettest Wettest to Date 1929
Jul 1902–May 1903
11-Month
48.61"
(1,234.69mm)
43.21"
(1,097.53mm)
5.40"
(137.16mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1902 2002
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1929
Jun 1902–May 1903
12-Month
52.92"
(1,344.17mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
4.99"
(126.75mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1902 1981
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1929
Dec 1901–May 1903
18-Month
74.69"
(1,897.13mm)
70.56"
(1,792.22mm)
4.13"
(104.91mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1900 2002
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1929
Jun 1901–May 1903
24-Month
101.41"
(2,575.81mm)
95.90"
(2,435.86mm)
5.51"
(139.95mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1901 1927
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1929
Jun 1900–May 1903
36-Month
154.63"
(3,927.60mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
10.59"
(268.98mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1902 2002
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1998
Jun 1899–May 1903
48-Month
201.55"
(5,119.37mm)
191.91"
(4,874.51mm)
9.64"
(244.86mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1901 2002
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1998
Jun 1898–May 1903
60-Month
258.47"
(6,565.14mm)
239.81"
(6,091.17mm)
18.66"
(473.97mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1902 1957
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/