Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1965

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1965
1-Month
2.17"
(55.12mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
-1.41"
(-35.81mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1962 1941
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1976
Apr–May 1965
2-Month
5.82"
(147.83mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1941
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1901
Ties: 2011
Mar–May 1965
3-Month
13.36"
(339.34mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
2.16"
(54.86mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1963 1985
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2003
Feb–May 1965
4-Month
19.10"
(485.14mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
4.00"
(101.60mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1963 1911
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1929
Jan–May 1965
5-Month
20.74"
(526.80mm)
18.93"
(480.82mm)
1.81"
(45.98mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1963 1911
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1998
Dec 1964–May 1965
6-Month
25.24"
(641.10mm)
22.58"
(573.53mm)
2.66"
(67.57mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1963 1911
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1998
Nov 1964–May 1965
7-Month
26.80"
(680.72mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
1.62"
(41.15mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1963 1911
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1998
Oct 1964–May 1965
8-Month
35.88"
(911.35mm)
28.21"
(716.53mm)
7.67"
(194.82mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1964 1911
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1998
Ties: 1901
Sep 1964–May 1965
9-Month
39.28"
(997.71mm)
32.41"
(823.21mm)
6.87"
(174.50mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1963 1941
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1998
Aug 1964–May 1965
10-Month
47.87"
(1,215.90mm)
37.67"
(956.82mm)
10.20"
(259.08mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1964 1985
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1929
Jul 1964–May 1965
11-Month
58.36"
(1,482.34mm)
43.21"
(1,097.53mm)
15.15"
(384.81mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1964 2002
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1929
Jun 1964–May 1965
12-Month
63.41"
(1,610.61mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
15.48"
(393.19mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1964 1981
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1929
Dec 1963–May 1965
18-Month
93.04"
(2,363.22mm)
70.56"
(1,792.22mm)
22.48"
(571.00mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1964 2002
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1929
Jun 1963–May 1965
24-Month
116.20"
(2,951.48mm)
95.90"
(2,435.86mm)
20.30"
(515.62mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1964 1927
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1929
Jun 1962–May 1965
36-Month
163.48"
(4,152.39mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
19.44"
(493.77mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1964 2002
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1998
Jun 1961–May 1965
48-Month
211.98"
(5,384.29mm)
191.91"
(4,874.51mm)
20.07"
(509.78mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1964 2002
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1998
Jun 1960–May 1965
60-Month
262.46"
(6,666.48mm)
239.81"
(6,091.17mm)
22.65"
(575.31mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1964 1957
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/