Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1945

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1945
1-Month
2.95"
(74.93mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
-0.63"
(-16.00mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1944 1941
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1976
Ties: 2011
Apr–May 1945
2-Month
6.51"
(165.35mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
-0.41"
(-10.42mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1942 1941
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1901
Ties: 2005
Mar–May 1945
3-Month
8.59"
(218.19mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
-2.61"
(-66.29mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1941 1985
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2003
Feb–May 1945
4-Month
13.20"
(335.28mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1911
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1929
Jan–May 1945
5-Month
15.58"
(395.73mm)
18.93"
(480.82mm)
-3.35"
(-85.09mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1941 1911
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1998
Dec 1944–May 1945
6-Month
16.98"
(431.29mm)
22.58"
(573.53mm)
-5.60"
(-142.24mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1941 1911
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1998
Nov 1944–May 1945
7-Month
19.07"
(484.38mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
-6.11"
(-155.19mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1941 1911
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1998
Oct 1944–May 1945
8-Month
22.92"
(582.17mm)
28.21"
(716.53mm)
-5.29"
(-134.36mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1941 1911
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1998
Sep 1944–May 1945
9-Month
26.56"
(674.62mm)
32.41"
(823.21mm)
-5.85"
(-148.59mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1998
Aug 1944–May 1945
10-Month
29.96"
(760.98mm)
37.67"
(956.82mm)
-7.71"
(-195.84mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1941 1985
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1929
Jul 1944–May 1945
11-Month
35.39"
(898.91mm)
43.21"
(1,097.53mm)
-7.82"
(-198.62mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1941 2002
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1929
Jun 1944–May 1945
12-Month
38.15"
(969.01mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
-9.78"
(-248.41mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1941 1981
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1929
Dec 1943–May 1945
18-Month
67.37"
(1,711.20mm)
70.56"
(1,792.22mm)
-3.19"
(-81.02mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1942 2002
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1929
Jun 1943–May 1945
24-Month
88.36"
(2,244.34mm)
95.90"
(2,435.86mm)
-7.54"
(-191.52mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1941 1927
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1929
Jun 1942–May 1945
36-Month
134.67"
(3,420.62mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
-9.37"
(-238.00mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1942 2002
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1998
Jun 1941–May 1945
48-Month
187.92"
(4,773.17mm)
191.91"
(4,874.51mm)
-3.99"
(-101.34mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1944 2002
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1998
Jun 1940–May 1945
60-Month
224.54"
(5,703.32mm)
239.81"
(6,091.17mm)
-15.27"
(-387.85mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1943 1957
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 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/