Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1911

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1911
1-Month
0.56"
(14.22mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
-3.02"
(-76.71mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1941
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1976
Apr–May 1911
2-Month
3.55"
(90.17mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
-3.37"
(-85.60mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1904 1941
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1901
Mar–May 1911
3-Month
5.84"
(148.34mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
-5.36"
(-136.14mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1985
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2003
Feb–May 1911
4-Month
7.39"
(187.71mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
-7.71"
(-195.83mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1911
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1929
Jan–May 1911
5-Month
9.12"
(231.65mm)
18.93"
(480.82mm)
-9.81"
(-249.17mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1911
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1998
Dec 1910–May 1911
6-Month
11.39"
(289.31mm)
22.58"
(573.53mm)
-11.19"
(-284.22mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1911
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1998
Nov 1910–May 1911
7-Month
12.48"
(316.99mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
-12.70"
(-322.58mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1911
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1998
Oct 1910–May 1911
8-Month
17.21"
(437.13mm)
28.21"
(716.53mm)
-11.00"
(-279.40mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1911
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1998
Sep 1910–May 1911
9-Month
20.64"
(524.26mm)
32.41"
(823.21mm)
-11.77"
(-298.95mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1941
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1998
Aug 1910–May 1911
10-Month
26.79"
(680.47mm)
37.67"
(956.82mm)
-10.88"
(-276.35mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1985
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1929
Jul 1910–May 1911
11-Month
32.50"
(825.50mm)
43.21"
(1,097.53mm)
-10.71"
(-272.03mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 2002
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1929
Jun 1910–May 1911
12-Month
40.14"
(1,019.56mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
-7.79"
(-197.86mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1898 1981
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1929
Dec 1909–May 1911
18-Month
57.55"
(1,461.77mm)
70.56"
(1,792.22mm)
-13.01"
(-330.45mm)
9th Driest Driest to Date 2002
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1929
Jun 1909–May 1911
24-Month
81.88"
(2,079.75mm)
95.90"
(2,435.86mm)
-14.02"
(-356.11mm)
10th Driest Driest to Date 1927
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1929
Jun 1908–May 1911
36-Month
133.00"
(3,378.20mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
-11.04"
(-280.42mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1906 2002
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1998
Jun 1907–May 1911
48-Month
187.74"
(4,768.60mm)
191.91"
(4,874.51mm)
-4.17"
(-105.91mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1907 2002
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1998
Jun 1906–May 1911
60-Month
237.89"
(6,042.41mm)
239.81"
(6,091.17mm)
-1.92"
(-48.76mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1908 1957
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on February 26, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/