Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 2008

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2008
1-Month
2.74"
(69.60mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
-0.84"
(-21.33mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 2007 1941
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1976
Apr–May 2008
2-Month
5.93"
(150.62mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
-0.99"
(-25.15mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 2007 1941
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1901
Mar–May 2008
3-Month
9.37"
(238.00mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
-1.83"
(-46.48mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 2007 1985
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2003
Feb–May 2008
4-Month
13.31"
(338.07mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
-1.79"
(-45.47mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 2007 1911
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1929
Jan–May 2008
5-Month
16.19"
(411.23mm)
18.93"
(480.82mm)
-2.74"
(-69.59mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 2007 1911
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1998
Ties: 1994
Dec 2007–May 2008
6-Month
21.31"
(541.27mm)
22.58"
(573.53mm)
-1.27"
(-32.26mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 2007 1911
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1998
Nov 2007–May 2008
7-Month
21.88"
(555.75mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
-3.30"
(-83.82mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 2007 1911
88th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1998
Oct 2007–May 2008
8-Month
24.64"
(625.86mm)
28.21"
(716.53mm)
-3.57"
(-90.67mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 2007 1911
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1998
Sep 2007–May 2008
9-Month
26.89"
(683.01mm)
32.41"
(823.21mm)
-5.52"
(-140.20mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 2006 1941
99th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1998
Aug 2007–May 2008
10-Month
29.83"
(757.68mm)
37.67"
(956.82mm)
-7.84"
(-199.14mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 2004 1985
111th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1929
Jul 2007–May 2008
11-Month
33.62"
(853.95mm)
43.21"
(1,097.53mm)
-9.59"
(-243.58mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1929
Jun 2007–May 2008
12-Month
38.34"
(973.84mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
-9.59"
(-243.58mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 2002 1981
115th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1929
Dec 2006–May 2008
18-Month
54.80"
(1,391.92mm)
70.56"
(1,792.22mm)
-15.76"
(-400.30mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
121st Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1929
Jun 2006–May 2008
24-Month
82.23"
(2,088.64mm)
95.90"
(2,435.86mm)
-13.67"
(-347.22mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 2002 1927
113th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1929
Jun 2005–May 2008
36-Month
125.11"
(3,177.79mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
-18.93"
(-480.83mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1998
Jun 2004–May 2008
48-Month
175.44"
(4,456.18mm)
191.91"
(4,874.51mm)
-16.47"
(-418.33mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 2004 2002
106th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1998
Jun 2003–May 2008
60-Month
218.23"
(5,543.04mm)
239.81"
(6,091.17mm)
-21.58"
(-548.13mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 2004 1957
110th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/