Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1924

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1924
1-Month
4.45"
(113.03mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1920 1941
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1976
Apr–May 1924
2-Month
10.00"
(254.00mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
3.08"
(78.23mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1923 1941
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1901
Mar–May 1924
3-Month
12.76"
(324.10mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
1.56"
(39.62mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1921 1985
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2003
Feb–May 1924
4-Month
16.07"
(408.18mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
0.97"
(24.64mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1921 1911
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1929
Jan–May 1924
5-Month
20.33"
(516.38mm)
18.93"
(480.82mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1921 1911
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1998
Dec 1923–May 1924
6-Month
24.34"
(618.24mm)
22.58"
(573.53mm)
1.76"
(44.71mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1921 1911
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1998
Nov 1923–May 1924
7-Month
26.85"
(681.99mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
1.67"
(42.42mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1923 1911
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1998
Oct 1923–May 1924
8-Month
28.05"
(712.47mm)
28.21"
(716.53mm)
-0.16"
(-4.06mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1921 1911
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1998
Ties: 1930
Sep 1923–May 1924
9-Month
31.08"
(789.43mm)
32.41"
(823.21mm)
-1.33"
(-33.78mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1920 1941
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1998
Aug 1923–May 1924
10-Month
38.21"
(970.53mm)
37.67"
(956.82mm)
0.54"
(13.71mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1920 1985
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1929
Ties: 1982
Jul 1923–May 1924
11-Month
42.87"
(1,088.90mm)
43.21"
(1,097.53mm)
-0.34"
(-8.63mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1920 2002
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1929
Jun 1923–May 1924
12-Month
45.14"
(1,146.56mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
-2.79"
(-70.86mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1918 1981
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1929
Dec 1922–May 1924
18-Month
70.88"
(1,800.35mm)
70.56"
(1,792.22mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1919 2002
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1929
Jun 1922–May 1924
24-Month
96.64"
(2,454.66mm)
95.90"
(2,435.86mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1921 1927
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1929
Jun 1921–May 1924
36-Month
148.32"
(3,767.33mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
4.28"
(108.71mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1922 2002
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1998
Jun 1920–May 1924
48-Month
197.00"
(5,003.80mm)
191.91"
(4,874.51mm)
5.09"
(129.29mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1922 2002
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1998
Jun 1919–May 1924
60-Month
244.85"
(6,219.19mm)
239.81"
(6,091.17mm)
5.04"
(128.02mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1922 1957
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/