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South Carolina, Climate Division 3. North Central

Precipitation Rankings, March 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1971
1-Month
6.58"
(167.13mm)
4.29"
(108.97mm)
2.29"
(58.16mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1970 1985
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1980
Feb–Mar 1971
2-Month
11.02"
(279.91mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
2.88"
(73.15mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1970 1938
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1929
Jan–Mar 1971
3-Month
15.75"
(400.05mm)
12.05"
(306.07mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1970 1938
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1929
Dec 1970–Mar 1971
4-Month
18.73"
(475.74mm)
15.71"
(399.03mm)
3.02"
(76.71mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1970 1938
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1912
Nov 1970–Mar 1971
5-Month
20.27"
(514.86mm)
18.41"
(467.61mm)
1.86"
(47.25mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1970 1907
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1984
Oct 1970–Mar 1971
6-Month
26.52"
(673.61mm)
21.45"
(544.83mm)
5.07"
(128.78mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1970 1934
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2016
Sep 1970–Mar 1971
7-Month
28.59"
(726.19mm)
25.07"
(636.78mm)
3.52"
(89.41mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1934
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2016
Aug 1970–Mar 1971
8-Month
34.75"
(882.65mm)
29.92"
(759.97mm)
4.83"
(122.68mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1985
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1929
Jul 1970–Mar 1971
9-Month
38.85"
(986.79mm)
35.01"
(889.25mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1970 2008
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1960
Ties: 1942
Jun 1970–Mar 1971
10-Month
40.71"
(1,034.03mm)
39.24"
(996.70mm)
1.47"
(37.33mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1970 1955
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1960
May 1970–Mar 1971
11-Month
44.49"
(1,130.05mm)
42.66"
(1,083.56mm)
1.83"
(46.49mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1955
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1929
Apr 1970–Mar 1971
12-Month
46.09"
(1,170.69mm)
46.02"
(1,168.91mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1970 1955
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1929
Ties: 1932
Oct 1969–Mar 1971
18-Month
63.45"
(1,611.63mm)
67.53"
(1,715.26mm)
-4.08"
(-103.63mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1969 2002
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1929
Apr 1969–Mar 1971
24-Month
91.43"
(2,322.32mm)
92.07"
(2,338.58mm)
-0.64"
(-16.26mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1930
Apr 1968–Mar 1971
36-Month
135.03"
(3,429.76mm)
138.23"
(3,511.04mm)
-3.20"
(-81.28mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1969 2002
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1930
Apr 1967–Mar 1971
48-Month
183.37"
(4,657.60mm)
184.19"
(4,678.43mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1932
Apr 1966–Mar 1971
60-Month
220.64"
(5,604.26mm)
230.17"
(5,846.32mm)
-9.53"
(-242.06mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1970 2012
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1903

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on June 4, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/