Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1975

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1975
1-Month
6.56"
(166.62mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
2.98"
(75.69mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1974 1941
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1976
Apr–May 1975
2-Month
10.02"
(254.51mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1974 1941
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1901
Mar–May 1975
3-Month
16.08"
(408.43mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
4.88"
(123.95mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1974 1985
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2003
Feb–May 1975
4-Month
21.37"
(542.80mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
6.27"
(159.26mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1974 1911
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1929
Jan–May 1975
5-Month
26.89"
(683.01mm)
18.93"
(480.82mm)
7.96"
(202.19mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1974 1911
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1998
Dec 1974–May 1975
6-Month
31.82"
(808.23mm)
22.58"
(573.53mm)
9.24"
(234.70mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1974 1911
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Nov 1974–May 1975
7-Month
34.34"
(872.24mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
9.16"
(232.67mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1974 1911
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1998
Oct 1974–May 1975
8-Month
34.72"
(881.89mm)
28.21"
(716.53mm)
6.51"
(165.36mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1974 1911
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1998
Sep 1974–May 1975
9-Month
38.90"
(988.06mm)
32.41"
(823.21mm)
6.49"
(164.85mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1974 1941
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1998
Aug 1974–May 1975
10-Month
46.48"
(1,180.59mm)
37.67"
(956.82mm)
8.81"
(223.77mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1974 1985
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1929
Jul 1974–May 1975
11-Month
50.88"
(1,292.35mm)
43.21"
(1,097.53mm)
7.67"
(194.82mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1974 2002
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1929
Jun 1974–May 1975
12-Month
54.72"
(1,389.89mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
6.79"
(172.47mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1974 1981
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1929
Dec 1973–May 1975
18-Month
80.37"
(2,041.40mm)
70.56"
(1,792.22mm)
9.81"
(249.18mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1973 2002
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1929
Jun 1973–May 1975
24-Month
105.28"
(2,674.11mm)
95.90"
(2,435.86mm)
9.38"
(238.25mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1974 1927
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1929
Jun 1972–May 1975
36-Month
158.81"
(4,033.77mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
14.77"
(375.15mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1998
Jun 1971–May 1975
48-Month
214.83"
(5,456.68mm)
191.91"
(4,874.51mm)
22.92"
(582.17mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1974 2002
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1998
Jun 1970–May 1975
60-Month
264.61"
(6,721.09mm)
239.81"
(6,091.17mm)
24.80"
(629.92mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1974 1957
2nd 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/