Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1934

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1934
1-Month
5.79"
(147.07mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
2.21"
(56.14mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1933 1941
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1976
Apr–May 1934
2-Month
8.77"
(222.76mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
1.85"
(46.99mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1933 1941
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1901
Mar–May 1934
3-Month
12.49"
(317.25mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
1.29"
(32.77mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1933 1985
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2003
Feb–May 1934
4-Month
16.35"
(415.29mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1933 1911
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1929
Jan–May 1934
5-Month
18.10"
(459.74mm)
18.93"
(480.82mm)
-0.83"
(-21.08mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1933 1911
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1998
Dec 1933–May 1934
6-Month
19.14"
(486.16mm)
22.58"
(573.53mm)
-3.44"
(-87.37mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1931 1911
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1998
Nov 1933–May 1934
7-Month
20.22"
(513.59mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
-4.96"
(-125.98mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1927 1911
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1998
Oct 1933–May 1934
8-Month
21.85"
(554.99mm)
28.21"
(716.53mm)
-6.36"
(-161.54mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1927 1911
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1998
Sep 1933–May 1934
9-Month
26.55"
(674.37mm)
32.41"
(823.21mm)
-5.86"
(-148.84mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1932 1941
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1998
Aug 1933–May 1934
10-Month
31.67"
(804.42mm)
37.67"
(956.82mm)
-6.00"
(-152.40mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1932 1985
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1929
Ties: 2011
Jul 1933–May 1934
11-Month
37.05"
(941.07mm)
43.21"
(1,097.53mm)
-6.16"
(-156.46mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1932 2002
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1929
Jun 1933–May 1934
12-Month
40.17"
(1,020.32mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
-7.76"
(-197.10mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1932 1981
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1929
Dec 1932–May 1934
18-Month
60.23"
(1,529.84mm)
70.56"
(1,792.22mm)
-10.33"
(-262.38mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1932 2002
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1929
Jun 1932–May 1934
24-Month
91.09"
(2,313.69mm)
95.90"
(2,435.86mm)
-4.81"
(-122.17mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1933 1927
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1929
Jun 1931–May 1934
36-Month
128.41"
(3,261.61mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
-15.63"
(-397.01mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1932 2002
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1998
Jun 1930–May 1934
48-Month
169.90"
(4,315.46mm)
191.91"
(4,874.51mm)
-22.01"
(-559.05mm)
7th Driest Driest to Date 2002
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1998
Jun 1929–May 1934
60-Month
218.24"
(5,543.30mm)
239.81"
(6,091.17mm)
-21.57"
(-547.87mm)
12th Driest Driest to Date 1957
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/