Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1977

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1977
1-Month
2.89"
(73.41mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
-0.69"
(-17.52mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1965 1941
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1976
Ties: 2004
Apr–May 1977
2-Month
4.58"
(116.33mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
-2.34"
(-59.44mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1951 1941
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1901
Mar–May 1977
3-Month
11.47"
(291.34mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
0.27"
(6.86mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1974 1985
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2003
Feb–May 1977
4-Month
13.05"
(331.47mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1968 1911
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1929
Jan–May 1977
5-Month
16.33"
(414.78mm)
18.93"
(480.82mm)
-2.60"
(-66.04mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1968 1911
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1998
Ties: 2012
Dec 1976–May 1977
6-Month
21.88"
(555.75mm)
22.58"
(573.53mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1976 1911
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1998
Nov 1976–May 1977
7-Month
25.48"
(647.19mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1976 1911
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1998
Oct 1976–May 1977
8-Month
30.93"
(785.62mm)
28.21"
(716.53mm)
2.72"
(69.09mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1976 1911
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1998
Sep 1976–May 1977
9-Month
35.92"
(912.37mm)
32.41"
(823.21mm)
3.51"
(89.16mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1976 1941
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1998
Aug 1976–May 1977
10-Month
39.33"
(998.98mm)
37.67"
(956.82mm)
1.66"
(42.16mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1976 1985
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1929
Jul 1976–May 1977
11-Month
43.59"
(1,107.19mm)
43.21"
(1,097.53mm)
0.38"
(9.66mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1974 2002
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1929
Jun 1976–May 1977
12-Month
50.56"
(1,284.22mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
2.63"
(66.80mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1976 1981
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1929
Ties: 1974
Dec 1975–May 1977
18-Month
72.14"
(1,832.36mm)
70.56"
(1,792.22mm)
1.58"
(40.14mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1971 2002
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1929
Jun 1975–May 1977
24-Month
99.28"
(2,521.71mm)
95.90"
(2,435.86mm)
3.38"
(85.85mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1971 1927
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1929
Jun 1974–May 1977
36-Month
154.00"
(3,911.60mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
9.96"
(252.98mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1976 2002
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1998
Ties: 1976
Jun 1973–May 1977
48-Month
204.56"
(5,195.82mm)
191.91"
(4,874.51mm)
12.65"
(321.31mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1998
Jun 1972–May 1977
60-Month
258.09"
(6,555.49mm)
239.81"
(6,091.17mm)
18.28"
(464.32mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1974 1957
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 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/