Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1918

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1918
1-Month
3.47"
(88.14mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1917 1941
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1976
Apr–May 1918
2-Month
9.15"
(232.41mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1917 1941
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 1901
Mar–May 1918
3-Month
10.95"
(278.13mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1916 1985
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2003
Feb–May 1918
4-Month
12.80"
(325.12mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
-2.30"
(-58.42mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1916 1911
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1929
Jan–May 1918
5-Month
16.81"
(426.97mm)
18.93"
(480.82mm)
-2.12"
(-53.85mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1916 1911
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1998
Dec 1917–May 1918
6-Month
18.43"
(468.12mm)
22.58"
(573.53mm)
-4.15"
(-105.41mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1916 1911
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1998
Nov 1917–May 1918
7-Month
19.21"
(487.93mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
-5.97"
(-151.64mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1916 1911
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1998
Oct 1917–May 1918
8-Month
20.66"
(524.76mm)
28.21"
(716.53mm)
-7.55"
(-191.77mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1911 1911
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1998
Sep 1917–May 1918
9-Month
26.63"
(676.40mm)
32.41"
(823.21mm)
-5.78"
(-146.81mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1916 1941
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1998
Aug 1917–May 1918
10-Month
29.58"
(751.33mm)
37.67"
(956.82mm)
-8.09"
(-205.49mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1911 1985
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1929
Jul 1917–May 1918
11-Month
36.26"
(921.00mm)
43.21"
(1,097.53mm)
-6.95"
(-176.53mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1916 2002
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1929
Jun 1917–May 1918
12-Month
40.99"
(1,041.15mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
-6.94"
(-176.27mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1916 1981
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1929
Dec 1916–May 1918
18-Month
62.08"
(1,576.83mm)
70.56"
(1,792.22mm)
-8.48"
(-215.39mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1911 2002
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1929
Jun 1916–May 1918
24-Month
91.28"
(2,318.51mm)
95.90"
(2,435.86mm)
-4.62"
(-117.35mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1917 1927
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1929
Jun 1915–May 1918
36-Month
131.99"
(3,352.55mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
-12.05"
(-306.07mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1898 2002
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1998
Jun 1914–May 1918
48-Month
183.59"
(4,663.19mm)
191.91"
(4,874.51mm)
-8.32"
(-211.32mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1916 2002
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1998
Jun 1913–May 1918
60-Month
227.20"
(5,770.88mm)
239.81"
(6,091.17mm)
-12.61"
(-320.29mm)
32nd Driest Driest to Date 1957
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 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/