Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 2001

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2001
1-Month
2.61"
(66.29mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
-0.97"
(-24.64mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 2000 1941
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1976
Apr–May 2001
2-Month
3.57"
(90.68mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
-3.35"
(-85.09mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1994 1941
120th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1901
Mar–May 2001
3-Month
9.95"
(252.73mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2000 1985
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2003
Feb–May 2001
4-Month
12.35"
(313.69mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
-2.75"
(-69.85mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 2000 1911
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1929
Jan–May 2001
5-Month
14.37"
(365.00mm)
18.93"
(480.82mm)
-4.56"
(-115.82mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1986 1911
107th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1998
Dec 2000–May 2001
6-Month
16.24"
(412.50mm)
22.58"
(573.53mm)
-6.34"
(-161.03mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1986 1911
111th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1998
Nov 2000–May 2001
7-Month
19.74"
(501.40mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
-5.44"
(-138.17mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 2000 1911
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1998
Oct 2000–May 2001
8-Month
19.76"
(501.90mm)
28.21"
(716.53mm)
-8.45"
(-214.63mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1985 1911
118th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1998
Sep 2000–May 2001
9-Month
27.39"
(695.71mm)
32.41"
(823.21mm)
-5.02"
(-127.50mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1992 1941
94th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1998
Aug 2000–May 2001
10-Month
31.49"
(799.85mm)
37.67"
(956.82mm)
-6.18"
(-156.97mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1985
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1929
Jul 2000–May 2001
11-Month
36.32"
(922.53mm)
43.21"
(1,097.53mm)
-6.89"
(-175.00mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1994 2002
101st Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1929
Jun 2000–May 2001
12-Month
40.11"
(1,018.79mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
-7.82"
(-198.63mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1994 1981
108th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1929
Dec 1999–May 2001
18-Month
57.90"
(1,470.66mm)
70.56"
(1,792.22mm)
-12.66"
(-321.56mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1955 2002
114th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1929
Jun 1999–May 2001
24-Month
82.72"
(2,101.09mm)
95.90"
(2,435.86mm)
-13.18"
(-334.77mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1986 1927
110th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1929
Jun 1998–May 2001
36-Month
123.57"
(3,138.68mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
-20.47"
(-519.94mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1957 2002
118th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1998
Jun 1997–May 2001
48-Month
188.47"
(4,787.14mm)
191.91"
(4,874.51mm)
-3.44"
(-87.37mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1990 2002
66th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1998
Jun 1996–May 2001
60-Month
235.83"
(5,990.08mm)
239.81"
(6,091.17mm)
-3.98"
(-101.09mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1992 1957
70th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 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/