Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, April 1947

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1947
1-Month
4.47"
(113.54mm)
3.34"
(84.84mm)
1.13"
(28.70mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1946 1976, 1986
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1936
Ties: 2015
Mar–Apr 1947
2-Month
9.88"
(250.95mm)
7.62"
(193.55mm)
2.26"
(57.40mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1946 1985
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1944
Feb–Apr 1947
3-Month
10.64"
(270.26mm)
11.52"
(292.61mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1946 1925
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1944
Jan–Apr 1947
4-Month
15.33"
(389.38mm)
15.35"
(389.89mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1946 1986
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1998
Dec 1946–Apr 1947
5-Month
16.45"
(417.83mm)
19.00"
(482.60mm)
-2.55"
(-64.77mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1945 1986
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1998
Nov 1946–Apr 1947
6-Month
19.20"
(487.68mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
-2.40"
(-60.96mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1945 1911
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1998
Oct 1946–Apr 1947
7-Month
24.19"
(614.43mm)
24.63"
(625.60mm)
-0.44"
(-11.17mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1945 2002
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1998
Sep 1946–Apr 1947
8-Month
26.70"
(678.18mm)
28.83"
(732.28mm)
-2.13"
(-54.10mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1945 1985
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1998
Aug 1946–Apr 1947
9-Month
32.21"
(818.13mm)
34.09"
(865.89mm)
-1.88"
(-47.76mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1945 1985
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1998
Jul 1946–Apr 1947
10-Month
38.59"
(980.19mm)
39.63"
(1,006.60mm)
-1.04"
(-26.41mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1945 2002
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1965
Jun 1946–Apr 1947
11-Month
41.25"
(1,047.75mm)
44.35"
(1,126.49mm)
-3.10"
(-78.74mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1945 1981
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1998
May 1946–Apr 1947
12-Month
45.67"
(1,160.02mm)
47.94"
(1,217.68mm)
-2.27"
(-57.66mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1945 1955
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1929
Nov 1945–Apr 1947
18-Month
68.29"
(1,734.57mm)
69.60"
(1,767.84mm)
-1.31"
(-33.27mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1945 2002
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1965
May 1945–Apr 1947
24-Month
101.08"
(2,567.43mm)
95.91"
(2,436.11mm)
5.17"
(131.32mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1946 2002
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1965
May 1944–Apr 1947
36-Month
138.37"
(3,514.60mm)
144.02"
(3,658.11mm)
-5.65"
(-143.51mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1945 1957
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1998
Ties: 1958
May 1943–Apr 1947
48-Month
189.45"
(4,812.03mm)
191.89"
(4,874.01mm)
-2.44"
(-61.98mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1945 1957
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1998
May 1942–Apr 1947
60-Month
237.12"
(6,022.85mm)
239.80"
(6,090.92mm)
-2.68"
(-68.07mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1945 1957
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/