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South Carolina, Climate Division 3. North Central

Precipitation Rankings, March 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1978
1-Month
4.39"
(111.51mm)
4.29"
(108.97mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1974 1985
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1980
Feb–Mar 1978
2-Month
5.28"
(134.11mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
-2.86"
(-72.65mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1968 1938
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1929
Jan–Mar 1978
3-Month
12.97"
(329.44mm)
12.05"
(306.07mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1977 1938
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1929
Dec 1977–Mar 1978
4-Month
15.93"
(404.62mm)
15.71"
(399.03mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1976 1938
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1912
Nov 1977–Mar 1978
5-Month
18.86"
(479.04mm)
18.41"
(467.61mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1976 1907
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1984
Oct 1977–Mar 1978
6-Month
24.05"
(610.87mm)
21.45"
(544.83mm)
2.60"
(66.04mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1976 1934
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2016
Sep 1977–Mar 1978
7-Month
28.88"
(733.55mm)
25.07"
(636.78mm)
3.81"
(96.77mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1976 1934
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2016
Aug 1977–Mar 1978
8-Month
33.73"
(856.74mm)
29.92"
(759.97mm)
3.81"
(96.77mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1976 1985
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1929
Jul 1977–Mar 1978
9-Month
35.66"
(905.76mm)
35.01"
(889.25mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1974 2008
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1960
Ties: 1920
Jun 1977–Mar 1978
10-Month
40.08"
(1,018.03mm)
39.24"
(996.70mm)
0.84"
(21.33mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1976 1955
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1960
May 1977–Mar 1978
11-Month
42.10"
(1,069.34mm)
42.66"
(1,083.56mm)
-0.56"
(-14.22mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1955
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1929
Apr 1977–Mar 1978
12-Month
43.87"
(1,114.30mm)
46.02"
(1,168.91mm)
-2.15"
(-54.61mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1969 1955
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1929
Oct 1976–Mar 1978
18-Month
72.37"
(1,838.20mm)
67.53"
(1,715.26mm)
4.84"
(122.94mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1977 2002
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1929
Apr 1976–Mar 1978
24-Month
97.17"
(2,468.12mm)
92.07"
(2,338.58mm)
5.10"
(129.54mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1930
Apr 1975–Mar 1978
36-Month
145.73"
(3,701.54mm)
138.23"
(3,511.04mm)
7.50"
(190.50mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1930
Apr 1974–Mar 1978
48-Month
197.26"
(5,010.40mm)
184.19"
(4,678.43mm)
13.07"
(331.97mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1974 2002
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1932
Apr 1973–Mar 1978
60-Month
244.78"
(6,217.41mm)
230.17"
(5,846.32mm)
14.61"
(371.09mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1974 2012
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1903

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published June 2020, retrieved on July 3, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/