Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1983
1-Month
2.13"
(54.10mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
-1.45"
(-36.83mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1962 1941
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1976
Apr–May 1983
2-Month
6.63"
(168.40mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1941
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1901
Mar–May 1983
3-Month
15.06"
(382.52mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1982 1985
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2003
Feb–May 1983
4-Month
20.84"
(529.34mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
5.74"
(145.80mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1982 1911
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1929
Jan–May 1983
5-Month
25.34"
(643.64mm)
18.93"
(480.82mm)
6.41"
(162.82mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1982 1911
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1998
Dec 1982–May 1983
6-Month
30.34"
(770.64mm)
22.58"
(573.53mm)
7.76"
(197.11mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1982 1911
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1998
Nov 1982–May 1983
7-Month
32.57"
(827.28mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
7.39"
(187.71mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1982 1911
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1998
Oct 1982–May 1983
8-Month
35.72"
(907.29mm)
28.21"
(716.53mm)
7.51"
(190.76mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1982 1911
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1998
Sep 1982–May 1983
9-Month
39.02"
(991.11mm)
32.41"
(823.21mm)
6.61"
(167.90mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1982 1941
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
Aug 1982–May 1983
10-Month
42.55"
(1,080.77mm)
37.67"
(956.82mm)
4.88"
(123.95mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1982 1985
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1929
Jul 1982–May 1983
11-Month
48.21"
(1,224.53mm)
43.21"
(1,097.53mm)
5.00"
(127.00mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1982 2002
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1929
Jun 1982–May 1983
12-Month
55.03"
(1,397.76mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
7.10"
(180.34mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1982 1981
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1929
Dec 1981–May 1983
18-Month
82.19"
(2,087.63mm)
70.56"
(1,792.22mm)
11.63"
(295.41mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1982 2002
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1929
Jun 1981–May 1983
24-Month
103.54"
(2,629.92mm)
95.90"
(2,435.86mm)
7.64"
(194.06mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1982 1927
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1929
Jun 1980–May 1983
36-Month
137.30"
(3,487.42mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
-6.74"
(-171.20mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1982 2002
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
Jun 1979–May 1983
48-Month
190.75"
(4,845.05mm)
191.91"
(4,874.51mm)
-1.16"
(-29.46mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1982 2002
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
Jun 1978–May 1983
60-Month
238.86"
(6,067.04mm)
239.81"
(6,091.17mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1957
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/