Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1929

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1929
1-Month
6.52"
(165.61mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
2.94"
(74.68mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1928 1941
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1976
Apr–May 1929
2-Month
10.45"
(265.43mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1927 1941
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1901
Mar–May 1929
3-Month
17.16"
(435.86mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
5.96"
(151.38mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1928 1985
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2003
Feb–May 1929
4-Month
24.27"
(616.46mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1928 1911
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1929
Jan–May 1929
5-Month
28.39"
(721.11mm)
18.93"
(480.82mm)
9.46"
(240.29mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1928 1911
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Dec 1928–May 1929
6-Month
30.38"
(771.65mm)
22.58"
(573.53mm)
7.80"
(198.12mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1928 1911
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1998
Nov 1928–May 1929
7-Month
31.06"
(788.92mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
5.88"
(149.35mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1928 1911
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1998
Oct 1928–May 1929
8-Month
32.93"
(836.42mm)
28.21"
(716.53mm)
4.72"
(119.89mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1928 1911
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1998
Sep 1928–May 1929
9-Month
45.63"
(1,159.00mm)
32.41"
(823.21mm)
13.22"
(335.79mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1928 1941
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Aug 1928–May 1929
10-Month
54.40"
(1,381.76mm)
37.67"
(956.82mm)
16.73"
(424.94mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1928 1985
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1929
Jul 1928–May 1929
11-Month
60.92"
(1,547.37mm)
43.21"
(1,097.53mm)
17.71"
(449.84mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1928 2002
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1929
Jun 1928–May 1929
12-Month
66.31"
(1,684.27mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
18.38"
(466.85mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1928 1981
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1929
Dec 1927–May 1929
18-Month
94.35"
(2,396.49mm)
70.56"
(1,792.22mm)
23.79"
(604.27mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1928 2002
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1929
Jun 1927–May 1929
24-Month
118.18"
(3,001.77mm)
95.90"
(2,435.86mm)
22.28"
(565.91mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1928 1927
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1929
Jun 1926–May 1929
36-Month
153.73"
(3,904.74mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
9.69"
(246.12mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1928 2002
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1998
Jun 1925–May 1929
48-Month
192.66"
(4,893.56mm)
191.91"
(4,874.51mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1928 2002
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1925 1998
Jun 1924–May 1929
60-Month
245.08"
(6,225.03mm)
239.81"
(6,091.17mm)
5.27"
(133.86mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1928 1957
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 26, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/