Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 2013

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2013
1-Month
3.56"
(90.42mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2011 1941
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1976
Ties: 1939
Apr–May 2013
2-Month
8.26"
(209.80mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
1.34"
(34.03mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2011 1941
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1901
Mar–May 2013
3-Month
11.61"
(294.89mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
0.41"
(10.41mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2011 1985
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2003
Feb–May 2013
4-Month
17.81"
(452.37mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
2.71"
(68.83mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2012 1911
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1929
Jan–May 2013
5-Month
20.29"
(515.37mm)
18.93"
(480.82mm)
1.36"
(34.55mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2012 1911
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1998
Dec 2012–May 2013
6-Month
24.83"
(630.68mm)
22.58"
(573.53mm)
2.25"
(57.15mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2012 1911
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1998
Nov 2012–May 2013
7-Month
26.29"
(667.77mm)
25.18"
(639.57mm)
1.11"
(28.20mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2012 1911
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1998
Ties: 1960
Oct 2012–May 2013
8-Month
28.06"
(712.72mm)
28.21"
(716.53mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2012 1911
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1998
Sep 2012–May 2013
9-Month
30.60"
(777.24mm)
32.41"
(823.21mm)
-1.81"
(-45.97mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 2012 1941
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1998
Ties: 1909
Aug 2012–May 2013
10-Month
38.05"
(966.47mm)
37.67"
(956.82mm)
0.38"
(9.65mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2012 1985
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1929
Jul 2012–May 2013
11-Month
43.56"
(1,106.42mm)
43.21"
(1,097.53mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2012 2002
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1929
Jun 2012–May 2013
12-Month
47.73"
(1,212.34mm)
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2012 1981
64th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1929
Dec 2011–May 2013
18-Month
66.01"
(1,676.65mm)
70.56"
(1,792.22mm)
-4.55"
(-115.57mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 2012 2002
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1929
Jun 2011–May 2013
24-Month
86.16"
(2,188.46mm)
95.90"
(2,435.86mm)
-9.74"
(-247.40mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 2012 1927
106th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1929
Ties: 2009
Jun 2010–May 2013
36-Month
127.20"
(3,230.88mm)
144.04"
(3,658.62mm)
-16.84"
(-427.74mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 2008 2002
112th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1998
Jun 2009–May 2013
48-Month
175.78"
(4,464.81mm)
191.91"
(4,874.51mm)
-16.13"
(-409.70mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 2011 2002
106th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1998
Ties: 2011
Jun 2008–May 2013
60-Month
223.60"
(5,679.44mm)
239.81"
(6,091.17mm)
-16.21"
(-411.73mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 2012 1957
101st Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2020
Ties: 1943

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on February 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/