Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1936

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1936
1-Month
0.62"
(15.75mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
-2.96"
(-75.18mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1911 1941
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1976
Apr–May 1936
2-Month
8.11"
(205.99mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
1.19"
(30.22mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1935 1941
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1901
Ties: 1959
Mar–May 1936
3-Month
13.10"
(332.74mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
1.90"
(48.26mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1935 1985
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2003
Feb–May 1936
4-Month
17.84"
(453.14mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1935 1911
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1929
Ties: 1991
Jan–May 1936
5-Month
24.56"
(623.82mm)
18.93"
(480.82mm)
5.63"
(143.00mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1935 1911
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1998
Ties: 1991
Dec 1935–May 1936
6-Month
27.32"
(693.93mm)
22.58"
(573.53mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1935 1911
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1998
Nov 1935–May 1936
7-Month
30.03"
(762.76mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
4.85"
(123.19mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1935 1911
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1998
Oct 1935–May 1936
8-Month
30.87"
(784.10mm)
28.21"
(716.53mm)
2.66"
(67.57mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1935 1911
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1998
Sep 1935–May 1936
9-Month
36.82"
(935.23mm)
32.41"
(823.21mm)
4.41"
(112.02mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1935 1941
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1998
Aug 1935–May 1936
10-Month
43.55"
(1,106.17mm)
37.67"
(956.82mm)
5.88"
(149.35mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1935 1985
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1929
Jul 1935–May 1936
11-Month
51.50"
(1,308.10mm)
43.21"
(1,097.53mm)
8.29"
(210.57mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1935 2002
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1929
Jun 1935–May 1936
12-Month
53.77"
(1,365.76mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
5.84"
(148.34mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1935 1981
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1929
Dec 1934–May 1936
18-Month
69.07"
(1,754.38mm)
70.56"
(1,792.22mm)
-1.49"
(-37.84mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1935 2002
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1929
Jun 1934–May 1936
24-Month
93.10"
(2,364.74mm)
95.90"
(2,435.86mm)
-2.80"
(-71.12mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1935 1927
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1929
Jun 1933–May 1936
36-Month
133.27"
(3,385.06mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
-10.77"
(-273.56mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1935 2002
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1998
Jun 1932–May 1936
48-Month
184.19"
(4,678.43mm)
191.91"
(4,874.51mm)
-7.72"
(-196.08mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1935 2002
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1998
Jun 1931–May 1936
60-Month
221.51"
(5,626.35mm)
239.81"
(6,091.17mm)
-18.30"
(-464.82mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1935 1957
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1999
Ties: 2010

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/