Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1954

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1954
1-Month
3.27"
(83.06mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
-0.31"
(-7.87mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1951 1941
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1976
Ties: 1903
Apr–May 1954
2-Month
6.11"
(155.19mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
-0.81"
(-20.58mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1953 1941
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1901
Mar–May 1954
3-Month
9.59"
(243.59mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
-1.61"
(-40.89mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1951 1985
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2003
Feb–May 1954
4-Month
11.16"
(283.46mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
-3.94"
(-100.08mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1951 1911
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1929
Jan–May 1954
5-Month
14.39"
(365.51mm)
18.93"
(480.82mm)
-4.54"
(-115.31mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1951 1911
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1998
Dec 1953–May 1954
6-Month
21.38"
(543.05mm)
22.58"
(573.53mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1951 1911
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1998
Nov 1953–May 1954
7-Month
22.93"
(582.42mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
-2.25"
(-57.15mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1951 1911
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1998
Oct 1953–May 1954
8-Month
23.39"
(594.11mm)
28.21"
(716.53mm)
-4.82"
(-122.42mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1951 1911
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1998
Sep 1953–May 1954
9-Month
29.74"
(755.40mm)
32.41"
(823.21mm)
-2.67"
(-67.81mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1953 1941
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1998
Aug 1953–May 1954
10-Month
34.09"
(865.89mm)
37.67"
(956.82mm)
-3.58"
(-90.93mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1951 1985
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1929
Jul 1953–May 1954
11-Month
37.79"
(959.87mm)
43.21"
(1,097.53mm)
-5.42"
(-137.66mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1951 2002
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1929
Jun 1953–May 1954
12-Month
41.90"
(1,064.26mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
-6.03"
(-153.16mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1951 1981
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1929
Ties: 1904
Dec 1952–May 1954
18-Month
64.18"
(1,630.17mm)
70.56"
(1,792.22mm)
-6.38"
(-162.05mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1952 2002
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1929
Jun 1952–May 1954
24-Month
86.66"
(2,201.16mm)
95.90"
(2,435.86mm)
-9.24"
(-234.70mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1951 1927
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1929
Jun 1951–May 1954
36-Month
133.92"
(3,401.57mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
-10.12"
(-257.05mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1953 2002
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1998
Jun 1950–May 1954
48-Month
173.57"
(4,408.68mm)
191.91"
(4,874.51mm)
-18.34"
(-465.83mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1941 2002
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1998
Jun 1949–May 1954
60-Month
216.41"
(5,496.81mm)
239.81"
(6,091.17mm)
-23.40"
(-594.36mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1935 1957
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 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/