Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1904

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1904
1-Month
2.16"
(54.86mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
-1.42"
(-36.07mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1899 1941
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1976
Apr–May 1904
2-Month
3.40"
(86.36mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
-3.52"
(-89.41mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1941
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1901
Mar–May 1904
3-Month
6.79"
(172.47mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
-4.41"
(-112.01mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1896 1985
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2003
Feb–May 1904
4-Month
10.72"
(272.29mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
-4.38"
(-111.25mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1898 1911
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1929
Jan–May 1904
5-Month
13.80"
(350.52mm)
18.93"
(480.82mm)
-5.13"
(-130.30mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1898 1911
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1998
Dec 1903–May 1904
6-Month
15.88"
(403.35mm)
22.58"
(573.53mm)
-6.70"
(-170.18mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1898 1911
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1998
Nov 1903–May 1904
7-Month
17.38"
(441.45mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
-7.80"
(-198.12mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1898 1911
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1998
Oct 1903–May 1904
8-Month
20.09"
(510.29mm)
28.21"
(716.53mm)
-8.12"
(-206.24mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1898 1911
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1998
Sep 1903–May 1904
9-Month
23.77"
(603.76mm)
32.41"
(823.21mm)
-8.64"
(-219.45mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1898 1941
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1998
Aug 1903–May 1904
10-Month
30.50"
(774.70mm)
37.67"
(956.82mm)
-7.17"
(-182.12mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1898 1985
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1929
Jul 1903–May 1904
11-Month
33.82"
(859.03mm)
43.21"
(1,097.53mm)
-9.39"
(-238.50mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1898 2002
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1929
Jun 1903–May 1904
12-Month
41.90"
(1,064.26mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
-6.03"
(-153.16mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1898 1981
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1929
Ties: 1954
Dec 1902–May 1904
18-Month
69.16"
(1,756.66mm)
70.56"
(1,792.22mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1898 2002
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1929
Jun 1902–May 1904
24-Month
94.82"
(2,408.43mm)
95.90"
(2,435.86mm)
-1.08"
(-27.43mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1898 1927
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1929
Jun 1901–May 1904
36-Month
143.31"
(3,640.07mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
-0.73"
(-18.55mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1900 2002
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1998
Jun 1900–May 1904
48-Month
196.53"
(4,991.86mm)
191.91"
(4,874.51mm)
4.62"
(117.35mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1901 2002
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1998
Jun 1899–May 1904
60-Month
243.45"
(6,183.63mm)
239.81"
(6,091.17mm)
3.64"
(92.46mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1900 1957
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/