Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, April 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1959
1-Month
3.50"
(88.90mm)
3.34"
(84.84mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1957 1976, 1986
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1936
Mar–Apr 1959
2-Month
9.84"
(249.94mm)
7.62"
(193.55mm)
2.22"
(56.39mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1957 1985
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1944
Feb–Apr 1959
3-Month
14.64"
(371.86mm)
11.52"
(292.61mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1957 1925
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1944
Jan–Apr 1959
4-Month
17.85"
(453.39mm)
15.35"
(389.89mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1986
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1998
Dec 1958–Apr 1959
5-Month
21.08"
(535.43mm)
19.00"
(482.60mm)
2.08"
(52.83mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1957 1986
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1998
Nov 1958–Apr 1959
6-Month
21.91"
(556.51mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
0.31"
(7.87mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1957 1911
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1998
Oct 1958–Apr 1959
7-Month
24.44"
(620.78mm)
24.63"
(625.60mm)
-0.19"
(-4.82mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1957 2002
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1998
Sep 1958–Apr 1959
8-Month
26.44"
(671.58mm)
28.83"
(732.28mm)
-2.39"
(-60.70mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1957 1985
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1998
Aug 1958–Apr 1959
9-Month
31.14"
(790.96mm)
34.09"
(865.89mm)
-2.95"
(-74.93mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1957 1985
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1998
Jul 1958–Apr 1959
10-Month
37.61"
(955.29mm)
39.63"
(1,006.60mm)
-2.02"
(-51.31mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1957 2002
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1965
Jun 1958–Apr 1959
11-Month
42.46"
(1,078.48mm)
44.35"
(1,126.49mm)
-1.89"
(-48.01mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1981
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1998
May 1958–Apr 1959
12-Month
45.80"
(1,163.32mm)
47.94"
(1,217.68mm)
-2.14"
(-54.36mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1957 1955
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1929
Nov 1957–Apr 1959
18-Month
74.98"
(1,904.49mm)
69.60"
(1,767.84mm)
5.38"
(136.65mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1958 2002
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1965
May 1957–Apr 1959
24-Month
102.06"
(2,592.32mm)
95.91"
(2,436.11mm)
6.15"
(156.21mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1958 2002
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1965
May 1956–Apr 1959
36-Month
140.57"
(3,570.48mm)
144.02"
(3,658.11mm)
-3.45"
(-87.63mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1958 1957
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1998
May 1955–Apr 1959
48-Month
184.17"
(4,677.92mm)
191.89"
(4,874.01mm)
-7.72"
(-196.09mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1958 1957
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1998
Ties: 2007
May 1954–Apr 1959
60-Month
218.29"
(5,544.57mm)
239.80"
(6,090.92mm)
-21.51"
(-546.35mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1958 1957
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/