Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, April 1949

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1949
1-Month
4.60"
(116.84mm)
3.34"
(84.84mm)
1.26"
(32.00mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1948 1976, 1986
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1936
Mar–Apr 1949
2-Month
6.50"
(165.10mm)
7.62"
(193.55mm)
-1.12"
(-28.45mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1945 1985
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1944
Feb–Apr 1949
3-Month
11.60"
(294.64mm)
11.52"
(292.61mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1925
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1944
Jan–Apr 1949
4-Month
13.55"
(344.17mm)
15.35"
(389.89mm)
-1.80"
(-45.72mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1945 1986
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1998
Dec 1948–Apr 1949
5-Month
18.07"
(458.98mm)
19.00"
(482.60mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1947 1986
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1998
Nov 1948–Apr 1949
6-Month
26.78"
(680.21mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
5.18"
(131.57mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1947 1911
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1998
Oct 1948–Apr 1949
7-Month
29.69"
(754.13mm)
24.63"
(625.60mm)
5.06"
(128.53mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1947 2002
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1998
Sep 1948–Apr 1949
8-Month
35.61"
(904.49mm)
28.83"
(732.28mm)
6.78"
(172.21mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1985
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1998
Aug 1948–Apr 1949
9-Month
39.72"
(1,008.89mm)
34.09"
(865.89mm)
5.63"
(143.00mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1947 1985
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1998
Jul 1948–Apr 1949
10-Month
45.20"
(1,148.08mm)
39.63"
(1,006.60mm)
5.57"
(141.48mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1947 2002
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1965
Jun 1948–Apr 1949
11-Month
48.03"
(1,219.96mm)
44.35"
(1,126.49mm)
3.68"
(93.47mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1947 1981
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1998
May 1948–Apr 1949
12-Month
53.66"
(1,362.96mm)
47.94"
(1,217.68mm)
5.72"
(145.28mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1947 1955
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1929
Nov 1947–Apr 1949
18-Month
85.33"
(2,167.38mm)
69.60"
(1,767.84mm)
15.73"
(399.54mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1948 2002
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1965
May 1947–Apr 1949
24-Month
113.52"
(2,883.41mm)
95.91"
(2,436.11mm)
17.61"
(447.30mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1948 2002
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1965
May 1946–Apr 1949
36-Month
159.19"
(4,043.43mm)
144.02"
(3,658.11mm)
15.17"
(385.32mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1947 1957
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1998
May 1945–Apr 1949
48-Month
214.60"
(5,450.84mm)
191.89"
(4,874.01mm)
22.71"
(576.83mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1948 1957
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
May 1944–Apr 1949
60-Month
251.89"
(6,398.01mm)
239.79"
(6,090.67mm)
12.10"
(307.34mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1948 1957
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1999

Citing This Page

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