Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, April 1980

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1980
1-Month
2.66"
(67.56mm)
3.34"
(84.84mm)
-0.68"
(-17.28mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1976, 1986
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1936
Mar–Apr 1980
2-Month
12.67"
(321.82mm)
7.62"
(193.55mm)
5.05"
(128.27mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1979 1985
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1944
Feb–Apr 1980
3-Month
14.52"
(368.81mm)
11.52"
(292.61mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1978 1925
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1944
Jan–Apr 1980
4-Month
19.38"
(492.25mm)
15.35"
(389.89mm)
4.03"
(102.36mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1978 1986
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1998
Dec 1979–Apr 1980
5-Month
21.50"
(546.10mm)
19.00"
(482.60mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1978 1986
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1998
Nov 1979–Apr 1980
6-Month
25.54"
(648.72mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
3.94"
(100.08mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1978 1911
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1998
Oct 1979–Apr 1980
7-Month
27.33"
(694.18mm)
24.63"
(625.60mm)
2.70"
(68.58mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1979 2002
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1998
Sep 1979–Apr 1980
8-Month
36.27"
(921.26mm)
28.83"
(732.28mm)
7.44"
(188.98mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1979 1985
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1998
Aug 1979–Apr 1980
9-Month
39.36"
(999.74mm)
34.09"
(865.89mm)
5.27"
(133.85mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1979 1985
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1998
Jul 1979–Apr 1980
10-Month
45.03"
(1,143.76mm)
39.63"
(1,006.60mm)
5.40"
(137.16mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1979 2002
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1965
Jun 1979–Apr 1980
11-Month
49.31"
(1,252.47mm)
44.35"
(1,126.49mm)
4.96"
(125.98mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1979 1981
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1998
Ties: 1991
May 1979–Apr 1980
12-Month
55.03"
(1,397.76mm)
47.94"
(1,217.68mm)
7.09"
(180.08mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1979 1955
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1929
Nov 1978–Apr 1980
18-Month
80.95"
(2,056.13mm)
69.60"
(1,767.84mm)
11.35"
(288.29mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1979 2002
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1965
May 1978–Apr 1980
24-Month
101.70"
(2,583.18mm)
95.91"
(2,436.11mm)
5.79"
(147.07mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1979 2002
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1965
May 1977–Apr 1980
36-Month
147.28"
(3,740.91mm)
144.02"
(3,658.11mm)
3.26"
(82.80mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1957
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1998
May 1976–Apr 1980
48-Month
202.37"
(5,140.20mm)
191.89"
(4,874.01mm)
10.48"
(266.19mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1979 1957
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1998
May 1975–Apr 1980
60-Month
250.23"
(6,355.84mm)
239.80"
(6,090.92mm)
10.43"
(264.92mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1979 1957
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 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/