Climate at a Glance

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, April 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1974
1-Month
2.94"
(74.68mm)
3.34"
(84.84mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1976, 1986
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1936
Ties: 1992, 1993
Mar–Apr 1974
2-Month
5.78"
(146.81mm)
7.62"
(193.55mm)
-1.84"
(-46.74mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1985
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1944
Feb–Apr 1974
3-Month
10.43"
(264.92mm)
11.52"
(292.61mm)
-1.09"
(-27.69mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1972 1925
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1944
Jan–Apr 1974
4-Month
15.07"
(382.78mm)
15.35"
(389.89mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1986
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1998
Dec 1973–Apr 1974
5-Month
20.62"
(523.75mm)
19.00"
(482.60mm)
1.62"
(41.15mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1986
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1998
Nov 1973–Apr 1974
6-Month
21.63"
(549.40mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
0.03"
(0.76mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1972 1911
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1998
Oct 1973–Apr 1974
7-Month
23.23"
(590.04mm)
24.63"
(625.60mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1998
Sep 1973–Apr 1974
8-Month
27.29"
(693.17mm)
28.83"
(732.28mm)
-1.54"
(-39.11mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1970 1985
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1998
Aug 1973–Apr 1974
9-Month
32.00"
(812.80mm)
34.09"
(865.89mm)
-2.09"
(-53.09mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1985
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1998
Jul 1973–Apr 1974
10-Month
36.03"
(915.16mm)
39.63"
(1,006.60mm)
-3.60"
(-91.44mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1968 2002
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1965
Jun 1973–Apr 1974
11-Month
45.53"
(1,156.46mm)
44.35"
(1,126.49mm)
1.18"
(29.97mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1970 1981
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1998
May 1973–Apr 1974
12-Month
49.46"
(1,256.28mm)
47.94"
(1,217.68mm)
1.52"
(38.60mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1971 1955
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1929
Nov 1972–Apr 1974
18-Month
79.85"
(2,028.19mm)
69.60"
(1,767.84mm)
10.25"
(260.35mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1973 2002
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1965
May 1972–Apr 1974
24-Month
105.22"
(2,672.59mm)
95.91"
(2,436.11mm)
9.31"
(236.48mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1965
May 1971–Apr 1974
36-Month
159.25"
(4,044.95mm)
144.02"
(3,658.11mm)
15.23"
(386.84mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1973 1957
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1998
May 1970–Apr 1974
48-Month
208.17"
(5,287.52mm)
191.89"
(4,874.01mm)
16.28"
(413.51mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1973 1957
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1998
May 1969–Apr 1974
60-Month
256.64"
(6,518.66mm)
239.80"
(6,090.92mm)
16.84"
(427.74mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1973 1957
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1999

Citing This Page

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