Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1990

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1990
1-Month
3.44"
(87.38mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
-0.14"
(-3.55mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1988 1941
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1976
Apr–May 1990
2-Month
5.11"
(129.79mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
-1.81"
(-45.98mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1987 1941
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1901
Mar–May 1990
3-Month
8.82"
(224.03mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
-2.38"
(-60.45mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1988 1985
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2003
Feb–May 1990
4-Month
12.67"
(321.82mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
-2.43"
(-61.72mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1988 1911
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1929
Jan–May 1990
5-Month
16.31"
(414.27mm)
18.93"
(480.82mm)
-2.62"
(-66.55mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1988 1911
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1998
Dec 1989–May 1990
6-Month
20.71"
(526.03mm)
22.58"
(573.53mm)
-1.87"
(-47.50mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1989 1911
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Nov 1989–May 1990
7-Month
23.13"
(587.50mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1989 1911
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Oct 1989–May 1990
8-Month
27.23"
(691.64mm)
28.21"
(716.53mm)
-0.98"
(-24.89mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1989 1911
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Sep 1989–May 1990
9-Month
33.82"
(859.03mm)
32.41"
(823.21mm)
1.41"
(35.82mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1989 1941
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Aug 1989–May 1990
10-Month
38.53"
(978.66mm)
37.67"
(956.82mm)
0.86"
(21.84mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1989 1985
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1929
Jul 1989–May 1990
11-Month
45.67"
(1,160.02mm)
43.21"
(1,097.53mm)
2.46"
(62.49mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1989 2002
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1929
Jun 1989–May 1990
12-Month
52.04"
(1,321.82mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
4.11"
(104.40mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1989 1981
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1929
Dec 1988–May 1990
18-Month
71.14"
(1,806.96mm)
70.56"
(1,792.22mm)
0.58"
(14.74mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1989 2002
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1929
Jun 1988–May 1990
24-Month
94.88"
(2,409.95mm)
95.90"
(2,435.86mm)
-1.02"
(-25.91mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1989 1927
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1929
Jun 1987–May 1990
36-Month
136.50"
(3,467.10mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
-7.54"
(-191.52mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1989 2002
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1998
Jun 1986–May 1990
48-Month
186.14"
(4,727.96mm)
191.91"
(4,874.51mm)
-5.77"
(-146.55mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1989 2002
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1998
Jun 1985–May 1990
60-Month
231.40"
(5,877.56mm)
239.81"
(6,091.17mm)
-8.41"
(-213.61mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1989 1957
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/