Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1996
1-Month
2.84"
(72.14mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
-0.74"
(-18.79mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1941
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1976
Apr–May 1996
2-Month
6.30"
(160.02mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1995 1941
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1901
Mar–May 1996
3-Month
11.82"
(300.23mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1995 1985
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2003
Feb–May 1996
4-Month
14.03"
(356.36mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
-1.07"
(-27.18mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1911
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1929
Jan–May 1996
5-Month
17.90"
(454.66mm)
18.93"
(480.82mm)
-1.03"
(-26.16mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1995 1911
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1998
Dec 1995–May 1996
6-Month
20.08"
(510.03mm)
22.58"
(573.53mm)
-2.50"
(-63.50mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1994 1911
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1998
Nov 1995–May 1996
7-Month
23.76"
(603.50mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
-1.42"
(-36.07mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1994 1911
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1998
Oct 1995–May 1996
8-Month
29.47"
(748.54mm)
28.21"
(716.53mm)
1.26"
(32.01mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1994 1911
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1998
Sep 1995–May 1996
9-Month
33.05"
(839.47mm)
32.41"
(823.21mm)
0.64"
(16.26mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1994 1941
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1998
Aug 1995–May 1996
10-Month
42.74"
(1,085.60mm)
37.67"
(956.82mm)
5.07"
(128.78mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1994 1985
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1929
Jul 1995–May 1996
11-Month
47.21"
(1,199.13mm)
43.21"
(1,097.53mm)
4.00"
(101.60mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1994 2002
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1929
Jun 1995–May 1996
12-Month
55.37"
(1,406.40mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
7.44"
(188.98mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1994 1981
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1929
Dec 1994–May 1996
18-Month
77.92"
(1,979.17mm)
70.56"
(1,792.22mm)
7.36"
(186.95mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1995 2002
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1929
Jun 1994–May 1996
24-Month
112.29"
(2,852.17mm)
95.90"
(2,435.86mm)
16.39"
(416.31mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1995 1927
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1929
Jun 1993–May 1996
36-Month
150.67"
(3,827.02mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
6.63"
(168.40mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1994 2002
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1998
Jun 1992–May 1996
48-Month
209.54"
(5,322.32mm)
191.91"
(4,874.51mm)
17.63"
(447.81mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1995 2002
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1998
Jun 1991–May 1996
60-Month
253.75"
(6,445.25mm)
239.81"
(6,091.17mm)
13.94"
(354.08mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1957
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/