Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1984

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1984
1-Month
6.02"
(152.91mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
2.44"
(61.98mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1983 1941
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1976
Apr–May 1984
2-Month
10.75"
(273.05mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1983 1941
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1901
Mar–May 1984
3-Month
16.27"
(413.26mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
5.07"
(128.78mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1983 1985
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2003
Feb–May 1984
4-Month
21.55"
(547.37mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
6.45"
(163.83mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1983 1911
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1929
Jan–May 1984
5-Month
25.90"
(657.86mm)
18.93"
(480.82mm)
6.97"
(177.04mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1983 1911
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1998
Dec 1983–May 1984
6-Month
32.67"
(829.82mm)
22.58"
(573.53mm)
10.09"
(256.29mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1983 1911
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Nov 1983–May 1984
7-Month
37.11"
(942.59mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
11.93"
(303.02mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1983 1911
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1998
Oct 1983–May 1984
8-Month
39.17"
(994.92mm)
28.21"
(716.53mm)
10.96"
(278.39mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1983 1911
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1998
Sep 1983–May 1984
9-Month
43.02"
(1,092.71mm)
32.41"
(823.21mm)
10.61"
(269.50mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1983 1941
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1998
Aug 1983–May 1984
10-Month
45.83"
(1,164.08mm)
37.67"
(956.82mm)
8.16"
(207.26mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1983 1985
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1929
Jul 1983–May 1984
11-Month
49.36"
(1,253.74mm)
43.21"
(1,097.53mm)
6.15"
(156.21mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1983 2002
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1929
Jun 1983–May 1984
12-Month
52.80"
(1,341.12mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
4.87"
(123.70mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1982 1981
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1929
Dec 1982–May 1984
18-Month
83.14"
(2,111.76mm)
70.56"
(1,792.22mm)
12.58"
(319.54mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1983 2002
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1929
Jun 1982–May 1984
24-Month
107.83"
(2,738.88mm)
95.90"
(2,435.86mm)
11.93"
(303.02mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1983 1927
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1929
Jun 1981–May 1984
36-Month
156.34"
(3,971.04mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
12.30"
(312.42mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1983 2002
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1998
Jun 1980–May 1984
48-Month
190.10"
(4,828.54mm)
191.91"
(4,874.51mm)
-1.81"
(-45.97mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1982 2002
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1998
Jun 1979–May 1984
60-Month
243.55"
(6,186.17mm)
239.81"
(6,091.17mm)
3.74"
(95.00mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1983 1957
48th 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 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/