Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1943

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1943
1-Month
2.96"
(75.18mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1976
Ties: 1896
Apr–May 1943
2-Month
6.60"
(167.64mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1942 1941
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1901
Mar–May 1943
3-Month
12.50"
(317.50mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1941 1985
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2003
Feb–May 1943
4-Month
14.02"
(356.11mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
-1.08"
(-27.43mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1911
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1929
Jan–May 1943
5-Month
18.79"
(477.27mm)
18.93"
(480.82mm)
-0.14"
(-3.55mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1941 1911
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1998
Dec 1942–May 1943
6-Month
22.93"
(582.42mm)
22.58"
(573.53mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1941 1911
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1998
Nov 1942–May 1943
7-Month
24.56"
(623.82mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1941 1911
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1998
Oct 1942–May 1943
8-Month
26.12"
(663.45mm)
28.21"
(716.53mm)
-2.09"
(-53.08mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1941 1911
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1998
Sep 1942–May 1943
9-Month
29.47"
(748.54mm)
32.41"
(823.21mm)
-2.94"
(-74.67mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1998
Aug 1942–May 1943
10-Month
34.90"
(886.46mm)
37.67"
(956.82mm)
-2.77"
(-70.36mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1941 1985
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1929
Jul 1942–May 1943
11-Month
40.88"
(1,038.35mm)
43.21"
(1,097.53mm)
-2.33"
(-59.18mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1941 2002
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1929
Jun 1942–May 1943
12-Month
46.31"
(1,176.27mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
-1.62"
(-41.15mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1941 1981
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1929
Dec 1941–May 1943
18-Month
72.68"
(1,846.07mm)
70.56"
(1,792.22mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1942 2002
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1929
Jun 1941–May 1943
24-Month
99.56"
(2,528.82mm)
95.90"
(2,435.86mm)
3.66"
(92.96mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1942 1927
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1929
Jun 1940–May 1943
36-Month
136.18"
(3,458.97mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
-7.86"
(-199.65mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1942 2002
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1998
Jun 1939–May 1943
48-Month
176.66"
(4,487.16mm)
191.91"
(4,874.51mm)
-15.25"
(-387.35mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1941 2002
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1998
Jun 1938–May 1943
60-Month
223.60"
(5,679.44mm)
239.81"
(6,091.17mm)
-16.21"
(-411.73mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1942 1957
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1999
Ties: 2013

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/