Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1920

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1920
1-Month
1.83"
(46.48mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
-1.75"
(-44.45mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1914 1941
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1976
Apr–May 1920
2-Month
7.09"
(180.09mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1919 1941
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1918 1901
Mar–May 1920
3-Month
13.46"
(341.88mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
2.26"
(57.40mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1919 1985
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2003
Feb–May 1920
4-Month
17.59"
(446.79mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
2.49"
(63.25mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1919 1911
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1929
Jan–May 1920
5-Month
20.87"
(530.10mm)
18.93"
(480.82mm)
1.94"
(49.28mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1919 1911
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1998
Dec 1919–May 1920
6-Month
23.87"
(606.30mm)
22.58"
(573.53mm)
1.29"
(32.77mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1919 1911
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1998
Nov 1919–May 1920
7-Month
24.66"
(626.36mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
-0.52"
(-13.21mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1918 1911
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1998
Oct 1919–May 1920
8-Month
27.11"
(688.59mm)
28.21"
(716.53mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1918 1911
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1998
Sep 1919–May 1920
9-Month
28.06"
(712.72mm)
32.41"
(823.21mm)
-4.35"
(-110.49mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1918 1941
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1998
Aug 1919–May 1920
10-Month
32.90"
(835.66mm)
37.67"
(956.82mm)
-4.77"
(-121.16mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1918 1985
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1929
Jul 1919–May 1920
11-Month
41.93"
(1,065.02mm)
43.21"
(1,097.53mm)
-1.28"
(-32.51mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1918 2002
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1929
Jun 1919–May 1920
12-Month
47.85"
(1,215.39mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1919 1981
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1929
Dec 1918–May 1920
18-Month
71.52"
(1,816.61mm)
70.56"
(1,792.22mm)
0.96"
(24.39mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1919 2002
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1929
Ties: 1899
Jun 1918–May 1920
24-Month
94.90"
(2,410.46mm)
95.90"
(2,435.86mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1919 1927
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1929
Ties: 1987
Jun 1917–May 1920
36-Month
135.89"
(3,451.61mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
-8.15"
(-207.01mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1918 2002
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1998
Jun 1916–May 1920
48-Month
186.18"
(4,728.97mm)
191.91"
(4,874.51mm)
-5.73"
(-145.54mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1919 2002
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1998
Jun 1915–May 1920
60-Month
226.89"
(5,763.01mm)
239.81"
(6,091.17mm)
-12.92"
(-328.16mm)
31st Driest Driest to Date 1957
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/