Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, April 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 2003
1-Month
6.00"
(152.40mm)
3.34"
(84.84mm)
2.66"
(67.56mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2002 1976, 1986
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1936
Mar–Apr 2003
2-Month
13.52"
(343.41mm)
7.62"
(193.55mm)
5.90"
(149.86mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2002 1985
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1944
Feb–Apr 2003
3-Month
17.66"
(448.56mm)
11.52"
(292.61mm)
6.14"
(155.95mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2002 1925
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1944
Jan–Apr 2003
4-Month
19.42"
(493.27mm)
15.35"
(389.89mm)
4.07"
(103.38mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2002 1986
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Dec 2002–Apr 2003
5-Month
24.05"
(610.87mm)
19.00"
(482.60mm)
5.05"
(128.27mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2002 1986
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Nov 2002–Apr 2003
6-Month
28.47"
(723.14mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
6.87"
(174.50mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2002 1911
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Oct 2002–Apr 2003
7-Month
33.20"
(843.28mm)
24.63"
(625.60mm)
8.57"
(217.68mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Sep 2002–Apr 2003
8-Month
38.60"
(980.44mm)
28.83"
(732.28mm)
9.77"
(248.16mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2002 1985
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Aug 2002–Apr 2003
9-Month
44.54"
(1,131.32mm)
34.09"
(865.89mm)
10.45"
(265.43mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2002 1985
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Jul 2002–Apr 2003
10-Month
47.79"
(1,213.87mm)
39.63"
(1,006.60mm)
8.16"
(207.27mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1965
Jun 2002–Apr 2003
11-Month
50.80"
(1,290.32mm)
44.35"
(1,126.49mm)
6.45"
(163.83mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2002 1981
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
May 2002–Apr 2003
12-Month
54.29"
(1,378.97mm)
47.94"
(1,217.68mm)
6.35"
(161.29mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1955
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1929
Nov 2001–Apr 2003
18-Month
68.41"
(1,737.61mm)
69.60"
(1,767.84mm)
-1.19"
(-30.23mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1965
May 2001–Apr 2003
24-Month
88.92"
(2,258.57mm)
95.91"
(2,436.11mm)
-6.99"
(-177.54mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1965
May 2000–Apr 2003
36-Month
127.63"
(3,241.80mm)
144.02"
(3,658.11mm)
-16.39"
(-416.31mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 2002 1957
112th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1998
Ties: 1941
May 1999–Apr 2003
48-Month
171.41"
(4,353.81mm)
191.89"
(4,874.01mm)
-20.48"
(-520.20mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 2002 1957
113th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1998
May 1998–Apr 2003
60-Month
213.53"
(5,423.66mm)
239.79"
(6,090.67mm)
-26.26"
(-667.01mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
115th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/