Climate at a Glance

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, April 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1988
1-Month
3.73"
(94.74mm)
3.34"
(84.84mm)
0.39"
(9.90mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1987 1976, 1986
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1936
Mar–Apr 1988
2-Month
6.21"
(157.73mm)
7.62"
(193.55mm)
-1.41"
(-35.82mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1986 1985
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1944
Ties: 1905
Feb–Apr 1988
3-Month
8.30"
(210.82mm)
11.52"
(292.61mm)
-3.22"
(-81.79mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1986 1925
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1944
Jan–Apr 1988
4-Month
12.14"
(308.36mm)
15.35"
(389.89mm)
-3.21"
(-81.53mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1986 1986
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Dec 1987–Apr 1988
5-Month
14.38"
(365.25mm)
19.00"
(482.60mm)
-4.62"
(-117.35mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1986 1986
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Nov 1987–Apr 1988
6-Month
17.96"
(456.18mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
-3.64"
(-92.46mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1911
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Oct 1987–Apr 1988
7-Month
18.83"
(478.28mm)
24.63"
(625.60mm)
-5.80"
(-147.32mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1985 2002
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Sep 1987–Apr 1988
8-Month
26.36"
(669.54mm)
28.83"
(732.28mm)
-2.47"
(-62.74mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1986 1985
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Aug 1987–Apr 1988
9-Month
30.69"
(779.53mm)
34.09"
(865.89mm)
-3.40"
(-86.36mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1986 1985
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Ties: 1926
Jul 1987–Apr 1988
10-Month
33.50"
(850.90mm)
39.63"
(1,006.60mm)
-6.13"
(-155.70mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1985 2002
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1965
Jun 1987–Apr 1988
11-Month
39.12"
(993.65mm)
44.35"
(1,126.49mm)
-5.23"
(-132.84mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1985 1981
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
May 1987–Apr 1988
12-Month
41.10"
(1,043.94mm)
47.94"
(1,217.68mm)
-6.84"
(-173.74mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1985 1955
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1929
Nov 1986–Apr 1988
18-Month
68.51"
(1,740.15mm)
69.60"
(1,767.84mm)
-1.09"
(-27.69mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1987 2002
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1965
May 1986–Apr 1988
24-Month
91.70"
(2,329.18mm)
95.91"
(2,436.11mm)
-4.21"
(-106.93mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1986 2002
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1965
May 1985–Apr 1988
36-Month
137.11"
(3,482.59mm)
144.02"
(3,658.11mm)
-6.91"
(-175.52mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1987 1957
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1998
May 1984–Apr 1988
48-Month
175.49"
(4,457.45mm)
191.89"
(4,874.01mm)
-16.40"
(-416.56mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1958 1957
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
May 1983–Apr 1988
60-Month
224.40"
(5,699.76mm)
239.80"
(6,090.92mm)
-15.40"
(-391.16mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1957
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/