Climate at a Glance

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, April 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1987
1-Month
1.72"
(43.69mm)
3.34"
(84.84mm)
-1.62"
(-41.15mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1986 1976, 1986
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1936
Mar–Apr 1987
2-Month
6.97"
(177.04mm)
7.62"
(193.55mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1986 1985
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1944
Feb–Apr 1987
3-Month
11.87"
(301.50mm)
11.52"
(292.61mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1986 1925
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1944
Jan–Apr 1987
4-Month
18.67"
(474.22mm)
15.35"
(389.89mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1986 1986
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Dec 1986–Apr 1987
5-Month
22.63"
(574.80mm)
19.00"
(482.60mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1986 1986
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Nov 1986–Apr 1987
6-Month
27.41"
(696.21mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
5.81"
(147.57mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1986 1911
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Oct 1986–Apr 1987
7-Month
31.53"
(800.86mm)
24.63"
(625.60mm)
6.90"
(175.26mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1986 2002
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Sep 1986–Apr 1987
8-Month
33.32"
(846.33mm)
28.83"
(732.28mm)
4.49"
(114.05mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1986 1985
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Aug 1986–Apr 1987
9-Month
42.25"
(1,073.15mm)
34.09"
(865.89mm)
8.16"
(207.26mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1986 1985
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1998
Jul 1986–Apr 1987
10-Month
45.24"
(1,149.10mm)
39.63"
(1,006.60mm)
5.61"
(142.50mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1986 2002
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1965
Jun 1986–Apr 1987
11-Month
47.66"
(1,210.56mm)
44.35"
(1,126.49mm)
3.31"
(84.07mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1986 1981
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1998
May 1986–Apr 1987
12-Month
50.60"
(1,285.24mm)
47.94"
(1,217.68mm)
2.66"
(67.56mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1986 1955
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1929
Nov 1985–Apr 1987
18-Month
68.14"
(1,730.76mm)
69.60"
(1,767.84mm)
-1.46"
(-37.08mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1986 2002
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1965
May 1985–Apr 1987
24-Month
96.01"
(2,438.65mm)
95.91"
(2,436.11mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1986 2002
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1965
May 1984–Apr 1987
36-Month
134.39"
(3,413.51mm)
144.02"
(3,658.11mm)
-9.63"
(-244.60mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1986 1957
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1998
May 1983–Apr 1987
48-Month
183.30"
(4,655.82mm)
191.89"
(4,874.01mm)
-8.59"
(-218.19mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1981 1957
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1998
May 1982–Apr 1987
60-Month
239.11"
(6,073.39mm)
239.80"
(6,090.92mm)
-0.69"
(-17.53mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1986 1957
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/