Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1912

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1912
1-Month
4.06"
(103.12mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1911 1941
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1976
Apr–May 1912
2-Month
8.40"
(213.36mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1911 1941
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1901
Mar–May 1912
3-Month
15.20"
(386.08mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
4.00"
(101.60mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1911 1985
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2003
Feb–May 1912
4-Month
21.14"
(536.96mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
6.04"
(153.42mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1911 1911
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 1929
Jan–May 1912
5-Month
26.03"
(661.16mm)
18.93"
(480.82mm)
7.10"
(180.34mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1911 1911
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1998
Dec 1911–May 1912
6-Month
30.88"
(784.35mm)
22.58"
(573.53mm)
8.30"
(210.82mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1911 1911
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Nov 1911–May 1912
7-Month
34.09"
(865.89mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
8.91"
(226.32mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1911 1911
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Oct 1911–May 1912
8-Month
39.62"
(1,006.35mm)
28.21"
(716.53mm)
11.41"
(289.82mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1911 1911
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Sep 1911–May 1912
9-Month
43.38"
(1,101.85mm)
32.41"
(823.21mm)
10.97"
(278.64mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1911 1941
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Aug 1911–May 1912
10-Month
49.72"
(1,262.89mm)
37.67"
(956.82mm)
12.05"
(306.07mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1911 1985
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 1929
Jul 1911–May 1912
11-Month
53.70"
(1,363.98mm)
43.21"
(1,097.53mm)
10.49"
(266.45mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1911 2002
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 1929
Jun 1911–May 1912
12-Month
56.94"
(1,446.28mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
9.01"
(228.86mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1911 1981
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 1929
Dec 1910–May 1912
18-Month
68.33"
(1,735.58mm)
70.56"
(1,792.22mm)
-2.23"
(-56.64mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1911 2002
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1929
Jun 1910–May 1912
24-Month
97.08"
(2,465.83mm)
95.90"
(2,435.86mm)
1.18"
(29.97mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1911 1927
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1929
Jun 1909–May 1912
36-Month
138.82"
(3,526.03mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
-5.22"
(-132.59mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1911 2002
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1998
Jun 1908–May 1912
48-Month
189.94"
(4,824.48mm)
191.91"
(4,874.51mm)
-1.97"
(-50.03mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1911 2002
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1998
Jun 1907–May 1912
60-Month
244.68"
(6,214.87mm)
239.81"
(6,091.17mm)
4.87"
(123.70mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1911 1957
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 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/