Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1927

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1927
1-Month
1.78"
(45.21mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
-1.80"
(-45.72mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1926 1941
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 1976
Apr–May 1927
2-Month
3.05"
(77.47mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
-3.87"
(-98.30mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1941
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1901
Mar–May 1927
3-Month
6.38"
(162.05mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
-4.82"
(-122.43mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1925 1985
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2003
Feb–May 1927
4-Month
10.42"
(264.67mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
-4.68"
(-118.87mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1925 1911
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1929
Jan–May 1927
5-Month
11.35"
(288.29mm)
18.93"
(480.82mm)
-7.58"
(-192.53mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1911 1911
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1998
Dec 1926–May 1927
6-Month
14.25"
(361.95mm)
22.58"
(573.53mm)
-8.33"
(-211.58mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1911 1911
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1998
Nov 1926–May 1927
7-Month
17.23"
(437.64mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
-7.95"
(-201.93mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1911 1911
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1998
Oct 1926–May 1927
8-Month
18.46"
(468.88mm)
28.21"
(716.53mm)
-9.75"
(-247.65mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1911 1911
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1998
Sep 1926–May 1927
9-Month
20.89"
(530.61mm)
32.41"
(823.21mm)
-11.52"
(-292.60mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1911 1941
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1998
Aug 1926–May 1927
10-Month
24.33"
(617.98mm)
37.67"
(956.82mm)
-13.34"
(-338.84mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1985
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1929
Jul 1926–May 1927
11-Month
30.61"
(777.49mm)
43.21"
(1,097.53mm)
-12.60"
(-320.04mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 2002
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1929
Jun 1926–May 1927
12-Month
35.55"
(902.97mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
-12.38"
(-314.45mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1981
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1929
Dec 1925–May 1927
18-Month
57.49"
(1,460.25mm)
70.56"
(1,792.22mm)
-13.07"
(-331.97mm)
8th Driest Driest to Date 2002
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1929
Jun 1925–May 1927
24-Month
74.48"
(1,891.79mm)
95.90"
(2,435.86mm)
-21.42"
(-544.07mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1927
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1929
Jun 1924–May 1927
36-Month
126.90"
(3,223.26mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
-17.14"
(-435.36mm)
9th Driest Driest to Date 2002
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1998
Jun 1923–May 1927
48-Month
172.04"
(4,369.82mm)
191.91"
(4,874.51mm)
-19.87"
(-504.69mm)
9th Driest Driest to Date 2002
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1998
Jun 1922–May 1927
60-Month
223.54"
(5,677.92mm)
239.81"
(6,091.17mm)
-16.27"
(-413.25mm)
20th Driest Driest to Date 1957
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/