Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, April 1901

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1901
1-Month
5.21"
(132.33mm)
3.34"
(84.84mm)
1.87"
(47.49mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1899 1976, 1986
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1936
Mar–Apr 1901
2-Month
9.60"
(243.84mm)
7.62"
(193.55mm)
1.98"
(50.29mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1899 1985
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1944
Feb–Apr 1901
3-Month
12.76"
(324.10mm)
11.52"
(292.61mm)
1.24"
(31.49mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1898 1925
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1944
Jan–Apr 1901
4-Month
16.36"
(415.54mm)
15.35"
(389.89mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1898 1986
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1998
Dec 1900–Apr 1901
5-Month
22.13"
(562.10mm)
19.00"
(482.60mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1900 1986
28th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Nov 1900–Apr 1901
6-Month
25.42"
(645.67mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
3.82"
(97.03mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1900 1911
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1998
Oct 1900–Apr 1901
7-Month
28.94"
(735.08mm)
24.63"
(625.60mm)
4.31"
(109.48mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1900 2002
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1998
Sep 1900–Apr 1901
8-Month
31.77"
(806.96mm)
28.83"
(732.28mm)
2.94"
(74.68mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1900 1985
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1998
Aug 1900–Apr 1901
9-Month
33.98"
(863.09mm)
34.09"
(865.89mm)
-0.11"
(-2.80mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1898 1985
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1998
Jul 1900–Apr 1901
10-Month
38.46"
(976.88mm)
39.63"
(1,006.60mm)
-1.17"
(-29.72mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1898 2002
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1965
Jun 1900–Apr 1901
11-Month
46.28"
(1,175.51mm)
44.35"
(1,126.49mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1900 1981
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1998
May 1900–Apr 1901
12-Month
48.68"
(1,236.47mm)
47.94"
(1,217.68mm)
0.74"
(18.79mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1900 1955
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1929
Nov 1899–Apr 1901
18-Month
72.11"
(1,831.59mm)
69.60"
(1,767.84mm)
2.51"
(63.75mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1899 2002
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1965
May 1899–Apr 1901
24-Month
95.10"
(2,415.54mm)
95.91"
(2,436.11mm)
-0.81"
(-20.57mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1898 2002
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1965
May 1898–Apr 1901
36-Month
151.47"
(3,847.34mm)
144.02"
(3,658.11mm)
7.45"
(189.23mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1900 1957
29th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
May 1897–Apr 1901
48-Month
191.08"
(4,853.43mm)
191.89"
(4,874.01mm)
-0.81"
(-20.58mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1899 1957
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1998
May 1896–Apr 1901
60-Month
242.23"
(6,152.64mm)
239.79"
(6,090.67mm)
2.44"
(61.97mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1900 1957
51st Wettest Wettest to Date 1999

Citing This Page

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