Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1915

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1915
1-Month
7.16"
(181.86mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1914 1941
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1976
Apr–May 1915
2-Month
8.59"
(218.19mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
1.67"
(42.42mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1914 1941
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1901
Mar–May 1915
3-Month
11.28"
(286.51mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1914 1985
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2003
Feb–May 1915
4-Month
14.38"
(365.25mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
-0.72"
(-18.29mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1914 1911
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1929
Ties: 2017
Jan–May 1915
5-Month
20.59"
(522.99mm)
18.93"
(480.82mm)
1.66"
(42.17mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1914 1911
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1998
Dec 1914–May 1915
6-Month
25.48"
(647.19mm)
22.58"
(573.53mm)
2.90"
(73.66mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1914 1911
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1998
Nov 1914–May 1915
7-Month
28.89"
(733.81mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
3.71"
(94.24mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1914 1911
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1998
Oct 1914–May 1915
8-Month
32.54"
(826.52mm)
28.21"
(716.53mm)
4.33"
(109.99mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1914 1911
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1998
Sep 1914–May 1915
9-Month
36.37"
(923.80mm)
32.41"
(823.21mm)
3.96"
(100.59mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1914 1941
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1998
Aug 1914–May 1915
10-Month
42.51"
(1,079.75mm)
37.67"
(956.82mm)
4.84"
(122.93mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1914 1985
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1929
Jul 1914–May 1915
11-Month
47.80"
(1,214.12mm)
43.21"
(1,097.53mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1914 2002
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1929
Jun 1914–May 1915
12-Month
51.60"
(1,310.64mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1914 1981
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1929
Dec 1913–May 1915
18-Month
69.58"
(1,767.33mm)
70.56"
(1,792.22mm)
-0.98"
(-24.89mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1914 2002
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1929
Jun 1913–May 1915
24-Month
95.21"
(2,418.33mm)
95.90"
(2,435.86mm)
-0.69"
(-17.53mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1914 1927
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1929
Jun 1912–May 1915
36-Month
142.68"
(3,624.07mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
-1.36"
(-34.55mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1912 2002
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1914 1998
Jun 1911–May 1915
48-Month
199.62"
(5,070.35mm)
191.91"
(4,874.51mm)
7.71"
(195.84mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1914 2002
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1998
Jun 1910–May 1915
60-Month
239.76"
(6,089.90mm)
239.81"
(6,091.17mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1914 1957
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 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/