Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1963

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1963
1-Month
3.46"
(87.88mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1962 1941
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1976
Apr–May 1963
2-Month
6.68"
(169.67mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1962 1941
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1901
Mar–May 1963
3-Month
10.42"
(264.67mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
-0.78"
(-19.81mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1960 1985
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2003
Feb–May 1963
4-Month
14.22"
(361.19mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1955 1911
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1929
Jan–May 1963
5-Month
19.02"
(483.11mm)
18.93"
(480.82mm)
0.09"
(2.29mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1957 1911
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1998
Dec 1962–May 1963
6-Month
21.54"
(547.12mm)
22.58"
(573.53mm)
-1.04"
(-26.41mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1957 1911
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1998
Nov 1962–May 1963
7-Month
25.69"
(652.53mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
0.51"
(12.96mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1957 1911
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1998
Oct 1962–May 1963
8-Month
27.55"
(699.77mm)
28.21"
(716.53mm)
-0.66"
(-16.76mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1957 1911
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1998
Sep 1962–May 1963
9-Month
32.48"
(824.99mm)
32.41"
(823.21mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1962 1941
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1998
Aug 1962–May 1963
10-Month
36.72"
(932.69mm)
37.67"
(956.82mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1959 1985
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1929
Jul 1962–May 1963
11-Month
40.45"
(1,027.43mm)
43.21"
(1,097.53mm)
-2.76"
(-70.10mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1957 2002
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1929
Jun 1962–May 1963
12-Month
47.28"
(1,200.91mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1959 1981
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1929
Dec 1961–May 1963
18-Month
72.15"
(1,832.61mm)
70.56"
(1,792.22mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1957 2002
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1929
Jun 1961–May 1963
24-Month
95.78"
(2,432.81mm)
95.90"
(2,435.86mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1958 1927
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1929
Jun 1960–May 1963
36-Month
146.26"
(3,715.00mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
2.22"
(56.38mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1998
Jun 1959–May 1963
48-Month
206.54"
(5,246.12mm)
191.91"
(4,874.51mm)
14.63"
(371.61mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1962 2002
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1998
Jun 1958–May 1963
60-Month
253.61"
(6,441.69mm)
239.81"
(6,091.17mm)
13.80"
(350.52mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1957
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/