Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, April 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1981
1-Month
1.66"
(42.16mm)
3.34"
(84.84mm)
-1.68"
(-42.68mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1976 1976, 1986
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1936
Mar–Apr 1981
2-Month
4.50"
(114.30mm)
7.62"
(193.55mm)
-3.12"
(-79.25mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1972 1985
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1944
Feb–Apr 1981
3-Month
8.10"
(205.74mm)
11.52"
(292.61mm)
-3.42"
(-86.87mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1976 1925
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1944
Jan–Apr 1981
4-Month
8.88"
(225.55mm)
15.35"
(389.89mm)
-6.47"
(-164.34mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1950 1986
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
Dec 1980–Apr 1981
5-Month
10.61"
(269.49mm)
19.00"
(482.60mm)
-8.39"
(-213.11mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1950 1986
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
Nov 1980–Apr 1981
6-Month
13.11"
(332.99mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
-8.49"
(-215.65mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1950 1911
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
Oct 1980–Apr 1981
7-Month
15.93"
(404.62mm)
24.63"
(625.60mm)
-8.70"
(-220.98mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1950 2002
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
Sep 1980–Apr 1981
8-Month
21.99"
(558.55mm)
28.83"
(732.28mm)
-6.84"
(-173.73mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1968 1985
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
Aug 1980–Apr 1981
9-Month
24.38"
(619.25mm)
34.09"
(865.89mm)
-9.71"
(-246.64mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1927 1985
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
Jul 1980–Apr 1981
10-Month
27.04"
(686.82mm)
39.63"
(1,006.60mm)
-12.59"
(-319.78mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2002
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1965
Jun 1980–Apr 1981
11-Month
30.41"
(772.41mm)
44.35"
(1,126.49mm)
-13.94"
(-354.08mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1981
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
May 1980–Apr 1981
12-Month
34.55"
(877.57mm)
47.94"
(1,217.68mm)
-13.39"
(-340.11mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1955
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1929
Nov 1979–Apr 1981
18-Month
60.09"
(1,526.29mm)
69.60"
(1,767.84mm)
-9.51"
(-241.55mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1957 2002
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1965
Ties: 1926
May 1979–Apr 1981
24-Month
89.58"
(2,275.33mm)
95.91"
(2,436.11mm)
-6.33"
(-160.78mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1968 2002
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1965
May 1978–Apr 1981
36-Month
136.25"
(3,460.75mm)
144.02"
(3,658.11mm)
-7.77"
(-197.36mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1968 1957
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
May 1977–Apr 1981
48-Month
181.83"
(4,618.48mm)
191.89"
(4,874.01mm)
-10.06"
(-255.53mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1958 1957
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
May 1976–Apr 1981
60-Month
236.92"
(6,017.77mm)
239.80"
(6,090.92mm)
-2.88"
(-73.15mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1957
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1999

Citing This Page

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