Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1969

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1969
1-Month
4.33"
(109.98mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1968 1941
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1976
Apr–May 1969
2-Month
8.97"
(227.84mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
2.05"
(52.07mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1941
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1901
Mar–May 1969
3-Month
13.51"
(343.15mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1968 1985
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2003
Feb–May 1969
4-Month
17.08"
(433.83mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
1.98"
(50.29mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1968 1911
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1929
Jan–May 1969
5-Month
19.86"
(504.44mm)
18.93"
(480.82mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1968 1911
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1998
Dec 1968–May 1969
6-Month
23.08"
(586.23mm)
22.58"
(573.53mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1968 1911
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1998
Nov 1968–May 1969
7-Month
27.00"
(685.80mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
1.82"
(46.23mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1968 1911
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1998
Oct 1968–May 1969
8-Month
32.26"
(819.40mm)
28.21"
(716.53mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1911
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1998
Sep 1968–May 1969
9-Month
33.99"
(863.35mm)
32.41"
(823.21mm)
1.58"
(40.14mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1968 1941
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1998
Aug 1968–May 1969
10-Month
36.52"
(927.61mm)
37.67"
(956.82mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1968 1985
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1929
Jul 1968–May 1969
11-Month
43.39"
(1,102.11mm)
43.21"
(1,097.53mm)
0.18"
(4.58mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1968 2002
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1929
Jun 1968–May 1969
12-Month
49.51"
(1,257.55mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
1.58"
(40.13mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1968 1981
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1929
Dec 1967–May 1969
18-Month
67.58"
(1,716.53mm)
70.56"
(1,792.22mm)
-2.98"
(-75.69mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1968 2002
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1929
Jun 1967–May 1969
24-Month
92.67"
(2,353.82mm)
95.90"
(2,435.86mm)
-3.23"
(-82.04mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1968 1927
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1929
Jun 1966–May 1969
36-Month
135.54"
(3,442.72mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
-8.50"
(-215.90mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1957 2002
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1998
Jun 1965–May 1969
48-Month
186.44"
(4,735.58mm)
191.91"
(4,874.51mm)
-5.47"
(-138.93mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1998
Jun 1964–May 1969
60-Month
249.85"
(6,346.19mm)
239.81"
(6,091.17mm)
10.04"
(255.02mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1957
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/