Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, April 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1971
1-Month
3.28"
(83.31mm)
3.34"
(84.84mm)
-0.06"
(-1.53mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1970 1976, 1986
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1936
Ties: 1917
Mar–Apr 1971
2-Month
10.07"
(255.78mm)
7.62"
(193.55mm)
2.45"
(62.23mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1985
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1944
Feb–Apr 1971
3-Month
14.41"
(366.01mm)
11.52"
(292.61mm)
2.89"
(73.40mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1970 1925
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1944
Jan–Apr 1971
4-Month
18.86"
(479.04mm)
15.35"
(389.89mm)
3.51"
(89.15mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1970 1986
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1998
Dec 1970–Apr 1971
5-Month
22.28"
(565.91mm)
19.00"
(482.60mm)
3.28"
(83.31mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1970 1986
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1998
Nov 1970–Apr 1971
6-Month
23.66"
(600.96mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
2.06"
(52.32mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1970 1911
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1998
Oct 1970–Apr 1971
7-Month
29.05"
(737.87mm)
24.63"
(625.60mm)
4.42"
(112.27mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1998
Sep 1970–Apr 1971
8-Month
31.81"
(807.97mm)
28.83"
(732.28mm)
2.98"
(75.69mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1985
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1998
Aug 1970–Apr 1971
9-Month
38.17"
(969.52mm)
34.09"
(865.89mm)
4.08"
(103.63mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1970 1985
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1998
Jul 1970–Apr 1971
10-Month
43.21"
(1,097.53mm)
39.63"
(1,006.60mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1965
Jun 1970–Apr 1971
11-Month
45.61"
(1,158.49mm)
44.35"
(1,126.49mm)
1.26"
(32.00mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1970 1981
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1998
May 1970–Apr 1971
12-Month
48.92"
(1,242.57mm)
47.94"
(1,217.68mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1955
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1929
Nov 1969–Apr 1971
18-Month
69.56"
(1,766.82mm)
69.60"
(1,767.84mm)
-0.04"
(-1.02mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1969 2002
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1965
May 1969–Apr 1971
24-Month
97.39"
(2,473.71mm)
95.91"
(2,436.11mm)
1.48"
(37.60mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1965
May 1968–Apr 1971
36-Month
146.06"
(3,709.92mm)
144.02"
(3,658.11mm)
2.04"
(51.81mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1970 1957
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1998
May 1967–Apr 1971
48-Month
191.22"
(4,856.99mm)
191.89"
(4,874.01mm)
-0.67"
(-17.02mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1970 1957
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1998
May 1966–Apr 1971
60-Month
234.65"
(5,960.11mm)
239.80"
(6,090.92mm)
-5.15"
(-130.81mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1970 1957
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/