Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, April 1950

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1950
1-Month
1.39"
(35.31mm)
3.34"
(84.84mm)
-1.95"
(-49.53mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1942 1976, 1986
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1936
Mar–Apr 1950
2-Month
5.57"
(141.48mm)
7.62"
(193.55mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1940 1985
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1944
Feb–Apr 1950
3-Month
6.84"
(173.74mm)
11.52"
(292.61mm)
-4.68"
(-118.87mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1944
Jan–Apr 1950
4-Month
8.79"
(223.27mm)
15.35"
(389.89mm)
-6.56"
(-166.62mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1911 1986
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1998
Dec 1949–Apr 1950
5-Month
10.60"
(269.24mm)
19.00"
(482.60mm)
-8.40"
(-213.36mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1986
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1998
Nov 1949–Apr 1950
6-Month
12.62"
(320.55mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
-8.98"
(-228.09mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1911 1911
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1998
Oct 1949–Apr 1950
7-Month
15.54"
(394.72mm)
24.63"
(625.60mm)
-9.09"
(-230.88mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 2002
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1998
Sep 1949–Apr 1950
8-Month
19.14"
(486.16mm)
28.83"
(732.28mm)
-9.69"
(-246.12mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1927 1985
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1998
Aug 1949–Apr 1950
9-Month
29.24"
(742.70mm)
34.09"
(865.89mm)
-4.85"
(-123.19mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1945 1985
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1998
Jul 1949–Apr 1950
10-Month
33.95"
(862.33mm)
39.63"
(1,006.60mm)
-5.68"
(-144.27mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1945 2002
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1965
Jun 1949–Apr 1950
11-Month
38.48"
(977.39mm)
44.35"
(1,126.49mm)
-5.87"
(-149.10mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1945 1981
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1998
May 1949–Apr 1950
12-Month
41.96"
(1,065.78mm)
47.94"
(1,217.68mm)
-5.98"
(-151.90mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1945 1955
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1929
Nov 1948–Apr 1950
18-Month
68.74"
(1,746.00mm)
69.60"
(1,767.84mm)
-0.86"
(-21.84mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1947 2002
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1965
May 1948–Apr 1950
24-Month
95.62"
(2,428.75mm)
95.91"
(2,436.11mm)
-0.29"
(-7.36mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1946 2002
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1965
May 1947–Apr 1950
36-Month
155.48"
(3,949.19mm)
144.02"
(3,658.11mm)
11.46"
(291.08mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1947 1957
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1998
May 1946–Apr 1950
48-Month
201.15"
(5,109.21mm)
191.89"
(4,874.01mm)
9.26"
(235.20mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1948 1957
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1998
May 1945–Apr 1950
60-Month
256.56"
(6,516.62mm)
239.79"
(6,090.67mm)
16.77"
(425.95mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1949 1957
14th Wettest Wettest to Date 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/