Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1928

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1928
1-Month
4.74"
(120.40mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
1.16"
(29.47mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1927 1941
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1976
Apr–May 1928
2-Month
11.01"
(279.65mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
4.09"
(103.88mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1927 1941
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1901
Mar–May 1928
3-Month
15.00"
(381.00mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1927 1985
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2003
Feb–May 1928
4-Month
20.69"
(525.53mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
5.59"
(141.99mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1927 1911
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1929
Jan–May 1928
5-Month
21.97"
(558.04mm)
18.93"
(480.82mm)
3.04"
(77.22mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1927 1911
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1998
Dec 1927–May 1928
6-Month
28.04"
(712.22mm)
22.58"
(573.53mm)
5.46"
(138.69mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1927 1911
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1998
Nov 1927–May 1928
7-Month
29.45"
(748.03mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
4.27"
(108.46mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1927 1911
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1998
Oct 1927–May 1928
8-Month
32.59"
(827.79mm)
28.21"
(716.53mm)
4.38"
(111.26mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1927 1911
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1998
Sep 1927–May 1928
9-Month
34.23"
(869.44mm)
32.41"
(823.21mm)
1.82"
(46.23mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1927 1941
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 1998
Aug 1927–May 1928
10-Month
39.12"
(993.65mm)
37.67"
(956.82mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1927 1985
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 1929
Jul 1927–May 1928
11-Month
45.53"
(1,156.46mm)
43.21"
(1,097.53mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1927 2002
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 1929
Jun 1927–May 1928
12-Month
51.87"
(1,317.50mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
3.94"
(100.08mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1927 1981
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1925 1929
Dec 1926–May 1928
18-Month
66.12"
(1,679.45mm)
70.56"
(1,792.22mm)
-4.44"
(-112.77mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1927 2002
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1925 1929
Jun 1926–May 1928
24-Month
87.42"
(2,220.47mm)
95.90"
(2,435.86mm)
-8.48"
(-215.39mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1927 1927
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1929
Ties: 1940
Jun 1925–May 1928
36-Month
126.35"
(3,209.29mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
-17.69"
(-449.33mm)
8th Driest Driest to Date 2002
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1998
Jun 1924–May 1928
48-Month
178.77"
(4,540.76mm)
191.91"
(4,874.51mm)
-13.14"
(-333.75mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1927 2002
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1998
Jun 1923–May 1928
60-Month
223.91"
(5,687.31mm)
239.81"
(6,091.17mm)
-15.90"
(-403.86mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1927 1957
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 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/