Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1966

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1966
1-Month
6.05"
(153.67mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1965 1941
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1976
Apr–May 1966
2-Month
8.78"
(223.01mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
1.86"
(47.24mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1965 1941
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1901
Mar–May 1966
3-Month
12.59"
(319.79mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
1.39"
(35.31mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1963 1985
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2003
Feb–May 1966
4-Month
17.13"
(435.10mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
2.03"
(51.56mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1963 1911
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1929
Jan–May 1966
5-Month
23.12"
(587.25mm)
18.93"
(480.82mm)
4.19"
(106.43mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1965 1911
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1998
Dec 1965–May 1966
6-Month
24.05"
(610.87mm)
22.58"
(573.53mm)
1.47"
(37.34mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1963 1911
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1998
Nov 1965–May 1966
7-Month
26.18"
(664.97mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1963 1911
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1998
Oct 1965–May 1966
8-Month
29.08"
(738.63mm)
28.21"
(716.53mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1963 1911
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1998
Sep 1965–May 1966
9-Month
31.93"
(811.02mm)
32.41"
(823.21mm)
-0.48"
(-12.19mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1962 1941
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1998
Aug 1965–May 1966
10-Month
36.21"
(919.73mm)
37.67"
(956.82mm)
-1.46"
(-37.09mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1985
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1929
Jul 1965–May 1966
11-Month
43.14"
(1,095.76mm)
43.21"
(1,097.53mm)
-0.07"
(-1.77mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1963 2002
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1929
Jun 1965–May 1966
12-Month
50.90"
(1,292.86mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
2.97"
(75.44mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1963 1981
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1929
Dec 1964–May 1966
18-Month
76.14"
(1,933.96mm)
70.56"
(1,792.22mm)
5.58"
(141.74mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1964 2002
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1929
Jun 1964–May 1966
24-Month
114.31"
(2,903.47mm)
95.90"
(2,435.86mm)
18.41"
(467.61mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1964 1927
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1929
Jun 1963–May 1966
36-Month
167.10"
(4,244.34mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
23.06"
(585.72mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1965 2002
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Jun 1962–May 1966
48-Month
214.38"
(5,445.25mm)
191.91"
(4,874.51mm)
22.47"
(570.74mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1965 2002
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1998
Jun 1961–May 1966
60-Month
262.88"
(6,677.15mm)
239.81"
(6,091.17mm)
23.07"
(585.98mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1965 1957
5th 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 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/