Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, April 1985

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1985
1-Month
1.24"
(31.50mm)
3.34"
(84.84mm)
-2.10"
(-53.34mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1976 1976, 1986
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1936
Ties: 1904
Mar–Apr 1985
2-Month
2.26"
(57.40mm)
7.62"
(193.55mm)
-5.36"
(-136.15mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1985
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1944
Feb–Apr 1985
3-Month
7.43"
(188.72mm)
11.52"
(292.61mm)
-4.09"
(-103.89mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1976 1925
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1944
Jan–Apr 1985
4-Month
10.61"
(269.49mm)
15.35"
(389.89mm)
-4.74"
(-120.40mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1981 1986
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Ties: 2012
Dec 1984–Apr 1985
5-Month
12.12"
(307.85mm)
19.00"
(482.60mm)
-6.88"
(-174.75mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1981 1986
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Nov 1984–Apr 1985
6-Month
13.53"
(343.66mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
-8.07"
(-204.98mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1981 1911
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Oct 1984–Apr 1985
7-Month
15.35"
(389.89mm)
24.63"
(625.60mm)
-9.28"
(-235.71mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2002
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Sep 1984–Apr 1985
8-Month
17.45"
(443.23mm)
28.83"
(732.28mm)
-11.38"
(-289.05mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1985
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Aug 1984–Apr 1985
9-Month
20.90"
(530.86mm)
34.09"
(865.89mm)
-13.19"
(-335.03mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1985
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Jul 1984–Apr 1985
10-Month
29.26"
(743.20mm)
39.63"
(1,006.60mm)
-10.37"
(-263.40mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1965
Jun 1984–Apr 1985
11-Month
32.36"
(821.94mm)
44.35"
(1,126.49mm)
-11.99"
(-304.55mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1981 1981
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
May 1984–Apr 1985
12-Month
38.38"
(974.85mm)
47.94"
(1,217.68mm)
-9.56"
(-242.83mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1981 1955
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1929
Nov 1983–Apr 1985
18-Month
69.47"
(1,764.54mm)
69.60"
(1,767.84mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1982 2002
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1965
May 1983–Apr 1985
24-Month
87.29"
(2,217.17mm)
95.91"
(2,436.11mm)
-8.62"
(-218.94mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1982 2002
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1965
May 1982–Apr 1985
36-Month
143.10"
(3,634.74mm)
144.02"
(3,658.11mm)
-0.92"
(-23.37mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1983 1957
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
May 1981–Apr 1985
48-Month
192.05"
(4,878.07mm)
191.89"
(4,874.01mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1984 1957
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1998
May 1980–Apr 1985
60-Month
226.60"
(5,755.64mm)
239.79"
(6,090.67mm)
-13.19"
(-335.03mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1959 1957
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/