Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of May 2020. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, April 1996

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Driest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Wettest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1996
1-Month
3.46"
(87.88mm)
3.34"
(84.84mm)
0.12"
(3.04mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1995 1976, 1986
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1936
Ties: 1975
Mar–Apr 1996
2-Month
8.98"
(228.09mm)
7.62"
(193.55mm)
1.36"
(34.54mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1995 1985
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1944
Feb–Apr 1996
3-Month
11.19"
(284.23mm)
11.52"
(292.61mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1995 1925
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1944
Jan–Apr 1996
4-Month
15.06"
(382.52mm)
15.35"
(389.89mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1995 1986
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1998
Dec 1995–Apr 1996
5-Month
17.24"
(437.90mm)
19.00"
(482.60mm)
-1.76"
(-44.70mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1994 1986
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1998
Nov 1995–Apr 1996
6-Month
20.92"
(531.37mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1994 1911
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1998
Oct 1995–Apr 1996
7-Month
26.63"
(676.40mm)
24.63"
(625.60mm)
2.00"
(50.80mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1994 2002
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1998
Sep 1995–Apr 1996
8-Month
30.21"
(767.33mm)
28.83"
(732.28mm)
1.38"
(35.05mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1994 1985
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1998
Aug 1995–Apr 1996
9-Month
39.90"
(1,013.46mm)
34.09"
(865.89mm)
5.81"
(147.57mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1994 1985
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1998
Jul 1995–Apr 1996
10-Month
44.37"
(1,127.00mm)
39.63"
(1,006.60mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1994 2002
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1965
Jun 1995–Apr 1996
11-Month
52.53"
(1,334.26mm)
44.35"
(1,126.49mm)
8.18"
(207.77mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1994 1981
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1998
May 1995–Apr 1996
12-Month
55.36"
(1,406.14mm)
47.94"
(1,217.68mm)
7.42"
(188.46mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1994 1955
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1929
Nov 1994–Apr 1996
18-Month
78.32"
(1,989.33mm)
69.60"
(1,767.84mm)
8.72"
(221.49mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1995 2002
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1965
May 1994–Apr 1996
24-Month
111.47"
(2,831.34mm)
95.91"
(2,436.11mm)
15.56"
(395.23mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1995 2002
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1965
May 1993–Apr 1996
36-Month
150.15"
(3,813.81mm)
144.02"
(3,658.11mm)
6.13"
(155.70mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1994 1957
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1998
May 1992–Apr 1996
48-Month
210.19"
(5,338.83mm)
191.89"
(4,874.01mm)
18.30"
(464.82mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1995 1957
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1998
May 1991–Apr 1996
60-Month
256.03"
(6,503.16mm)
239.79"
(6,090.67mm)
16.24"
(412.49mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1995 1957
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2020, retrieved on July 5, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/