Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, April 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1942
1-Month
1.36"
(34.54mm)
3.34"
(84.84mm)
-1.98"
(-50.30mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1927 1976, 1986
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1936
Mar–Apr 1942
2-Month
8.54"
(216.92mm)
7.62"
(193.55mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1941 1985
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1944
Feb–Apr 1942
3-Month
12.26"
(311.40mm)
11.52"
(292.61mm)
0.74"
(18.79mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1941 1925
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1944
Jan–Apr 1942
4-Month
14.88"
(377.95mm)
15.35"
(389.89mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1941 1986
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1998
Dec 1941–Apr 1942
5-Month
22.05"
(560.07mm)
19.00"
(482.60mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1941 1986
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1998
Nov 1941–Apr 1942
6-Month
23.15"
(588.01mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1911
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1998
Oct 1941–Apr 1942
7-Month
25.16"
(639.06mm)
24.63"
(625.60mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1941 2002
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1998
Sep 1941–Apr 1942
8-Month
26.66"
(677.16mm)
28.83"
(732.28mm)
-2.17"
(-55.12mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1941 1985
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1998
Ties: 2014
Aug 1941–Apr 1942
9-Month
31.33"
(795.78mm)
34.09"
(865.89mm)
-2.76"
(-70.11mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1941 1985
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1998
Jul 1941–Apr 1942
10-Month
39.57"
(1,005.08mm)
39.63"
(1,006.60mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1941 2002
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1965
Jun 1941–Apr 1942
11-Month
48.93"
(1,242.82mm)
44.35"
(1,126.49mm)
4.58"
(116.33mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1941 1981
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1998
May 1941–Apr 1942
12-Month
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
47.94"
(1,217.68mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1941 1955
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1929
Ties: 1913
Nov 1940–Apr 1942
18-Month
66.40"
(1,686.56mm)
69.60"
(1,767.84mm)
-3.20"
(-81.28mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1941 2002
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1965
May 1940–Apr 1942
24-Month
88.37"
(2,244.60mm)
95.91"
(2,436.11mm)
-7.54"
(-191.51mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1941 2002
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1965
Ties: 1945
May 1939–Apr 1942
36-Month
129.59"
(3,291.59mm)
144.02"
(3,658.11mm)
-14.43"
(-366.52mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1941 1957
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1998
May 1938–Apr 1942
48-Month
176.97"
(4,495.04mm)
191.89"
(4,874.01mm)
-14.92"
(-378.97mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1941 1957
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1998
May 1937–Apr 1942
60-Month
218.36"
(5,546.34mm)
239.80"
(6,090.92mm)
-21.44"
(-544.58mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1935 1957
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on December 2, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/