Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1958

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1958
1-Month
3.34"
(84.84mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
-0.24"
(-6.09mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1941
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1976
Apr–May 1958
2-Month
10.09"
(256.29mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1957 1941
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1901
Ties: 1998
Mar–May 1958
3-Month
14.82"
(376.43mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
3.62"
(91.95mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1957 1985
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2003
Feb–May 1958
4-Month
18.74"
(476.00mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
3.64"
(92.46mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1957 1911
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1929
Jan–May 1958
5-Month
22.97"
(583.44mm)
18.93"
(480.82mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1957 1911
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1998
Dec 1957–May 1958
6-Month
25.83"
(656.08mm)
22.58"
(573.53mm)
3.25"
(82.55mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1957 1911
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1998
Nov 1957–May 1958
7-Month
32.52"
(826.01mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
7.34"
(186.44mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1957 1911
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1998
Oct 1957–May 1958
8-Month
34.92"
(886.97mm)
28.21"
(716.53mm)
6.71"
(170.44mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1957 1911
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1998
Sep 1957–May 1958
9-Month
41.58"
(1,056.13mm)
32.41"
(823.21mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1957 1941
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1998
Aug 1957–May 1958
10-Month
45.61"
(1,158.49mm)
37.67"
(956.82mm)
7.94"
(201.67mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1957 1985
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1929
Jul 1957–May 1958
11-Month
48.86"
(1,241.04mm)
43.21"
(1,097.53mm)
5.65"
(143.51mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1957 2002
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1929
Jun 1957–May 1958
12-Month
53.60"
(1,361.44mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
5.67"
(144.02mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1957 1981
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1929
Dec 1956–May 1958
18-Month
74.08"
(1,881.63mm)
70.56"
(1,792.22mm)
3.52"
(89.41mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1957 2002
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1929
Jun 1956–May 1958
24-Month
95.42"
(2,423.67mm)
95.90"
(2,435.86mm)
-0.48"
(-12.19mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1957 1927
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1929
Ties: 1938
Jun 1955–May 1958
36-Month
137.56"
(3,494.02mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
-6.48"
(-164.60mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1957 2002
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1998
Jun 1954–May 1958
48-Month
172.56"
(4,383.02mm)
191.91"
(4,874.51mm)
-19.35"
(-491.49mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1957 2002
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1998
Jun 1953–May 1958
60-Month
214.46"
(5,447.28mm)
239.81"
(6,091.17mm)
-25.35"
(-643.89mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 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/