Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, April 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1962
1-Month
3.91"
(99.31mm)
3.34"
(84.84mm)
0.57"
(14.47mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1976, 1986
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1936
Mar–Apr 1962
2-Month
9.47"
(240.54mm)
7.62"
(193.55mm)
1.85"
(46.99mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1960 1985
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1944
Feb–Apr 1962
3-Month
13.27"
(337.06mm)
11.52"
(292.61mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1957 1925
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1944
Jan–Apr 1962
4-Month
18.61"
(472.69mm)
15.35"
(389.89mm)
3.26"
(82.80mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1959 1986
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1998
Dec 1961–Apr 1962
5-Month
22.86"
(580.64mm)
19.00"
(482.60mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1961 1986
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1998
Nov 1961–Apr 1962
6-Month
25.00"
(635.00mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
3.40"
(86.36mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1961 1911
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1998
Oct 1961–Apr 1962
7-Month
25.78"
(654.81mm)
24.63"
(625.60mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1961 2002
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1998
Sep 1961–Apr 1962
8-Month
27.72"
(704.09mm)
28.83"
(732.28mm)
-1.11"
(-28.19mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1959 1985
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1998
Aug 1961–Apr 1962
9-Month
35.35"
(897.89mm)
34.09"
(865.89mm)
1.26"
(32.00mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1961 1985
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1998
Ties: 1915
Jul 1961–Apr 1962
10-Month
40.38"
(1,025.65mm)
39.63"
(1,006.60mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1965
Jun 1961–Apr 1962
11-Month
46.49"
(1,180.85mm)
44.35"
(1,126.49mm)
2.14"
(54.36mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1961 1981
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1998
Ties: 1961
May 1961–Apr 1962
12-Month
50.48"
(1,282.19mm)
47.94"
(1,217.68mm)
2.54"
(64.51mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1955
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1929
Nov 1960–Apr 1962
18-Month
73.39"
(1,864.11mm)
69.60"
(1,767.84mm)
3.79"
(96.27mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1961 2002
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1965
May 1960–Apr 1962
24-Month
99.30"
(2,522.22mm)
95.91"
(2,436.11mm)
3.39"
(86.11mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1958 2002
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1965
May 1959–Apr 1962
36-Month
161.86"
(4,111.24mm)
144.02"
(3,658.11mm)
17.84"
(453.13mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1961 1957
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1998
May 1958–Apr 1962
48-Month
207.66"
(5,274.56mm)
191.89"
(4,874.01mm)
15.77"
(400.55mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1960 1957
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1998
May 1957–Apr 1962
60-Month
263.92"
(6,703.57mm)
239.79"
(6,090.67mm)
24.13"
(612.90mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1961 1957
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/