Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1931

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1931
1-Month
4.28"
(108.71mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1930 1941
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1976
Ties: 1978
Apr–May 1931
2-Month
7.40"
(187.96mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1930 1941
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1901
Mar–May 1931
3-Month
10.18"
(258.57mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
-1.02"
(-25.91mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1930 1985
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2003
Feb–May 1931
4-Month
11.87"
(301.50mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
-3.23"
(-82.04mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1930 1911
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1929
Jan–May 1931
5-Month
14.40"
(365.76mm)
18.93"
(480.82mm)
-4.53"
(-115.06mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1930 1911
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1998
Dec 1930–May 1931
6-Month
18.26"
(463.80mm)
22.58"
(573.53mm)
-4.32"
(-109.73mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1930 1911
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1998
Nov 1930–May 1931
7-Month
22.18"
(563.37mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
-3.00"
(-76.20mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1930 1911
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1998
Oct 1930–May 1931
8-Month
24.41"
(620.01mm)
28.21"
(716.53mm)
-3.80"
(-96.52mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1927 1911
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1998
Sep 1930–May 1931
9-Month
29.45"
(748.03mm)
32.41"
(823.21mm)
-2.96"
(-75.18mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1927 1941
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1998
Aug 1930–May 1931
10-Month
31.81"
(807.97mm)
37.67"
(956.82mm)
-5.86"
(-148.85mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1927 1985
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1929
Jul 1930–May 1931
11-Month
36.87"
(936.50mm)
43.21"
(1,097.53mm)
-6.34"
(-161.03mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1927 2002
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1929
Jun 1930–May 1931
12-Month
41.49"
(1,053.85mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
-6.44"
(-163.57mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1927 1981
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1929
Dec 1929–May 1931
18-Month
59.38"
(1,508.25mm)
70.56"
(1,792.22mm)
-11.18"
(-283.97mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1927 2002
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1929
Jun 1929–May 1931
24-Month
89.83"
(2,281.68mm)
95.90"
(2,435.86mm)
-6.07"
(-154.18mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1928 1927
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1929
Jun 1928–May 1931
36-Month
156.14"
(3,965.96mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
12.10"
(307.34mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1929 2002
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1998
Jun 1927–May 1931
48-Month
208.01"
(5,283.45mm)
191.91"
(4,874.51mm)
16.10"
(408.94mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1930 2002
15th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Jun 1926–May 1931
60-Month
243.56"
(6,186.42mm)
239.81"
(6,091.17mm)
3.75"
(95.25mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1930 1957
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/