Climate at a Glance

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, April 1955

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1955
1-Month
4.57"
(116.08mm)
3.34"
(84.84mm)
1.23"
(31.24mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1954 1976, 1986
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1936
Mar–Apr 1955
2-Month
6.54"
(166.12mm)
7.62"
(193.55mm)
-1.08"
(-27.43mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1954 1985
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1944
Ties: 1966, 2019
Feb–Apr 1955
3-Month
9.29"
(235.97mm)
11.52"
(292.61mm)
-2.23"
(-56.64mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1954 1925
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1944
Jan–Apr 1955
4-Month
13.52"
(343.41mm)
15.35"
(389.89mm)
-1.83"
(-46.48mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1954 1986
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1998
Dec 1954–Apr 1955
5-Month
16.33"
(414.78mm)
19.00"
(482.60mm)
-2.67"
(-67.82mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1951 1986
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1998
Nov 1954–Apr 1955
6-Month
18.37"
(466.60mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
-3.23"
(-82.04mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1951 1911
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1998
Oct 1954–Apr 1955
7-Month
21.37"
(542.80mm)
24.63"
(625.60mm)
-3.26"
(-82.80mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1954 2002
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1998
Ties: 1902
Sep 1954–Apr 1955
8-Month
23.02"
(584.71mm)
28.83"
(732.28mm)
-5.81"
(-147.57mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1950 1985
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1998
Aug 1954–Apr 1955
9-Month
25.61"
(650.49mm)
34.09"
(865.89mm)
-8.48"
(-215.40mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1927 1985
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1998
Jul 1954–Apr 1955
10-Month
29.11"
(739.39mm)
39.63"
(1,006.60mm)
-10.52"
(-267.21mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1927 2002
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1965
Jun 1954–Apr 1955
11-Month
30.85"
(783.59mm)
44.35"
(1,126.49mm)
-13.50"
(-342.90mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1981
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1998
May 1954–Apr 1955
12-Month
34.12"
(866.65mm)
47.94"
(1,217.68mm)
-13.82"
(-351.03mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1955
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1929
Nov 1953–Apr 1955
18-Month
53.78"
(1,366.01mm)
69.60"
(1,767.84mm)
-15.82"
(-401.83mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 2002
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1965
May 1953–Apr 1955
24-Month
76.51"
(1,943.35mm)
95.91"
(2,436.11mm)
-19.40"
(-492.76mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1927 2002
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1965
May 1952–Apr 1955
36-Month
121.23"
(3,079.24mm)
144.02"
(3,658.11mm)
-22.79"
(-578.87mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1957
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1998
May 1951–Apr 1955
48-Month
165.60"
(4,206.24mm)
191.89"
(4,874.01mm)
-26.29"
(-667.77mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1957
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1998
May 1950–Apr 1955
60-Month
208.78"
(5,303.01mm)
239.79"
(6,090.67mm)
-31.01"
(-787.66mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1957
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1999

Citing This Page

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