Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1905

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1905
1-Month
5.37"
(136.40mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
1.79"
(45.47mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1904 1941
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1976
Apr–May 1905
2-Month
9.32"
(236.73mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
2.40"
(60.96mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1904 1941
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1901
Mar–May 1905
3-Month
11.58"
(294.13mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
0.38"
(9.65mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1904 1985
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2003
Ties: 1970
Feb–May 1905
4-Month
16.81"
(426.97mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1904 1911
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1929
Jan–May 1905
5-Month
18.80"
(477.52mm)
18.93"
(480.82mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1904 1911
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1998
Ties: 1906
Dec 1904–May 1905
6-Month
21.52"
(546.61mm)
22.58"
(573.53mm)
-1.06"
(-26.92mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1904 1911
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1998
Nov 1904–May 1905
7-Month
24.33"
(617.98mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1904 1911
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1998
Oct 1904–May 1905
8-Month
25.45"
(646.43mm)
28.21"
(716.53mm)
-2.76"
(-70.10mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1904 1911
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1998
Sep 1904–May 1905
9-Month
28.10"
(713.74mm)
32.41"
(823.21mm)
-4.31"
(-109.47mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1904 1941
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1998
Aug 1904–May 1905
10-Month
36.26"
(921.00mm)
37.67"
(956.82mm)
-1.41"
(-35.82mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1904 1985
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1929
Jul 1904–May 1905
11-Month
41.89"
(1,064.01mm)
43.21"
(1,097.53mm)
-1.32"
(-33.52mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1904 2002
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1929
Jun 1904–May 1905
12-Month
45.24"
(1,149.10mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
-2.69"
(-68.32mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1904 1981
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1929
Dec 1903–May 1905
18-Month
61.12"
(1,552.45mm)
70.56"
(1,792.22mm)
-9.44"
(-239.77mm)
20th Driest Driest to Date 2002
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1929
Jun 1903–May 1905
24-Month
87.14"
(2,213.36mm)
95.90"
(2,435.86mm)
-8.76"
(-222.50mm)
24th Driest Driest to Date 1927
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1929
Jun 1902–May 1905
36-Month
140.06"
(3,557.52mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
-3.98"
(-101.10mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1898 2002
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1998
Jun 1901–May 1905
48-Month
188.55"
(4,789.17mm)
191.91"
(4,874.51mm)
-3.36"
(-85.34mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1899 2002
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1998
Jun 1900–May 1905
60-Month
241.77"
(6,140.96mm)
239.81"
(6,091.17mm)
1.96"
(49.79mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1900 1957
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/