Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1923

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1923
1-Month
6.45"
(163.83mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
2.87"
(72.90mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1922 1941
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1976
Apr–May 1923
2-Month
9.52"
(241.81mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
2.60"
(66.04mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1921 1941
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1901
Mar–May 1923
3-Month
14.55"
(369.57mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1921 1985
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2003
Feb–May 1923
4-Month
17.91"
(454.91mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1921 1911
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1929
Jan–May 1923
5-Month
20.70"
(525.78mm)
18.93"
(480.82mm)
1.77"
(44.96mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1921 1911
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1998
Dec 1922–May 1923
6-Month
25.74"
(653.80mm)
22.58"
(573.53mm)
3.16"
(80.27mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1921 1911
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1998
Nov 1922–May 1923
7-Month
26.34"
(669.04mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
1.16"
(29.47mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1921 1911
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1998
Oct 1922–May 1923
8-Month
31.84"
(808.74mm)
28.21"
(716.53mm)
3.63"
(92.21mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1921 1911
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1998
Sep 1922–May 1923
9-Month
33.14"
(841.76mm)
32.41"
(823.21mm)
0.73"
(18.55mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1921 1941
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1998
Aug 1922–May 1923
10-Month
38.44"
(976.38mm)
37.67"
(956.82mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1920 1985
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1929
Jul 1922–May 1923
11-Month
45.49"
(1,155.45mm)
43.21"
(1,097.53mm)
2.28"
(57.92mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1921 2002
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1929
Jun 1922–May 1923
12-Month
51.50"
(1,308.10mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1921 1981
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1929
Dec 1921–May 1923
18-Month
80.07"
(2,033.78mm)
70.56"
(1,792.22mm)
9.51"
(241.56mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1922 2002
15th Wettest Wettest to Date 1929
Jun 1921–May 1923
24-Month
103.18"
(2,620.77mm)
95.90"
(2,435.86mm)
7.28"
(184.91mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1922 1927
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1929
Jun 1920–May 1923
36-Month
151.86"
(3,857.24mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
7.82"
(198.62mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1922 2002
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1998
Jun 1919–May 1923
48-Month
199.71"
(5,072.63mm)
191.91"
(4,874.51mm)
7.80"
(198.12mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1922 2002
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1998
Jun 1918–May 1923
60-Month
246.76"
(6,267.70mm)
239.81"
(6,091.17mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1922 1957
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 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/