Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1982

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1982
1-Month
2.91"
(73.91mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
-0.67"
(-17.02mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1977 1941
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1976
Apr–May 1982
2-Month
8.33"
(211.58mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
1.41"
(35.81mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1941
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1901
Mar–May 1982
3-Month
10.04"
(255.02mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
-1.16"
(-29.46mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1981 1985
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2003
Feb–May 1982
4-Month
15.25"
(387.35mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1911
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1929
Jan–May 1982
5-Month
20.55"
(521.97mm)
18.93"
(480.82mm)
1.62"
(41.15mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1981 1911
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
Dec 1981–May 1982
6-Month
27.16"
(689.86mm)
22.58"
(573.53mm)
4.58"
(116.33mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1981 1911
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1998
Nov 1981–May 1982
7-Month
28.20"
(716.28mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
3.02"
(76.71mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1981 1911
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
Oct 1981–May 1982
8-Month
30.97"
(786.64mm)
28.21"
(716.53mm)
2.76"
(70.11mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1981 1911
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
Sep 1981–May 1982
9-Month
32.44"
(823.98mm)
32.41"
(823.21mm)
0.03"
(0.77mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1981 1941
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
Aug 1981–May 1982
10-Month
38.21"
(970.53mm)
37.67"
(956.82mm)
0.54"
(13.71mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1985
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1929
Ties: 1924
Jul 1981–May 1982
11-Month
44.39"
(1,127.51mm)
43.21"
(1,097.53mm)
1.18"
(29.98mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1929
Jun 1981–May 1982
12-Month
48.51"
(1,232.15mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
0.58"
(14.73mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1981 1981
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1929
Dec 1980–May 1982
18-Month
62.47"
(1,586.74mm)
70.56"
(1,792.22mm)
-8.09"
(-205.48mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1929
Jun 1980–May 1982
24-Month
82.27"
(2,089.66mm)
95.90"
(2,435.86mm)
-13.63"
(-346.20mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1956 1927
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1929
Jun 1979–May 1982
36-Month
135.72"
(3,447.29mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
-8.32"
(-211.33mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
Jun 1978–May 1982
48-Month
183.83"
(4,669.28mm)
191.91"
(4,874.51mm)
-8.08"
(-205.23mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
Ties: 1899
Jun 1977–May 1982
60-Month
230.80"
(5,862.32mm)
239.81"
(6,091.17mm)
-9.01"
(-228.85mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1959 1957
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/