Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1914

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1914
1-Month
0.80"
(20.32mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
-2.78"
(-70.61mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1911 1941
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1976
Apr–May 1914
2-Month
3.76"
(95.50mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
-3.16"
(-80.27mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1911 1941
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1901
Mar–May 1914
3-Month
6.48"
(164.59mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
-4.72"
(-119.89mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1911 1985
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2003
Feb–May 1914
4-Month
11.21"
(284.73mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
-3.89"
(-98.81mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1911 1911
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1929
Jan–May 1914
5-Month
13.74"
(349.00mm)
18.93"
(480.82mm)
-5.19"
(-131.82mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1911 1911
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1998
Dec 1913–May 1914
6-Month
17.98"
(456.69mm)
22.58"
(573.53mm)
-4.60"
(-116.84mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1911 1911
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1998
Nov 1913–May 1914
7-Month
19.81"
(503.17mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
-5.37"
(-136.40mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1911 1911
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1998
Oct 1913–May 1914
8-Month
23.84"
(605.54mm)
28.21"
(716.53mm)
-4.37"
(-110.99mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1911 1911
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1998
Ties: 1938
Sep 1913–May 1914
9-Month
28.93"
(734.82mm)
32.41"
(823.21mm)
-3.48"
(-88.39mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1911 1941
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1998
Aug 1913–May 1914
10-Month
32.75"
(831.85mm)
37.67"
(956.82mm)
-4.92"
(-124.97mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1911 1985
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1929
Jul 1913–May 1914
11-Month
37.93"
(963.42mm)
43.21"
(1,097.53mm)
-5.28"
(-134.11mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1911 2002
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1929
Jun 1913–May 1914
12-Month
43.61"
(1,107.69mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
-4.32"
(-109.73mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1911 1981
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1929
Dec 1912–May 1914
18-Month
65.73"
(1,669.54mm)
70.56"
(1,792.22mm)
-4.83"
(-122.68mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1911 2002
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1929
Jun 1912–May 1914
24-Month
91.08"
(2,313.43mm)
95.90"
(2,435.86mm)
-4.82"
(-122.43mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1911 1927
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1929
Jun 1911–May 1914
36-Month
148.02"
(3,759.71mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
3.98"
(101.09mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1913 2002
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1998
Jun 1910–May 1914
48-Month
188.16"
(4,779.26mm)
191.91"
(4,874.51mm)
-3.75"
(-95.25mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1913 2002
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1998
Jun 1909–May 1914
60-Month
229.90"
(5,839.46mm)
239.81"
(6,091.17mm)
-9.91"
(-251.71mm)
36th Driest Driest to Date 1957
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/