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South Carolina, Climate Division 3. North Central

Precipitation Rankings, March 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1979
1-Month
3.59"
(91.19mm)
4.29"
(108.97mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1974 1985
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1980
Feb–Mar 1979
2-Month
9.99"
(253.75mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
1.85"
(46.99mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1978 1938
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1929
Jan–Mar 1979
3-Month
15.40"
(391.16mm)
12.05"
(306.07mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1978 1938
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1929
Ties: 2003
Dec 1978–Mar 1979
4-Month
17.48"
(443.99mm)
15.71"
(399.03mm)
1.77"
(44.96mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1978 1938
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1912
Nov 1978–Mar 1979
5-Month
20.07"
(509.78mm)
18.41"
(467.61mm)
1.66"
(42.17mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1978 1907
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1984
Oct 1978–Mar 1979
6-Month
21.25"
(539.75mm)
21.45"
(544.83mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1976 1934
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2016
Sep 1978–Mar 1979
7-Month
23.29"
(591.57mm)
25.07"
(636.78mm)
-1.78"
(-45.21mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1976 1934
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2016
Aug 1978–Mar 1979
8-Month
27.41"
(696.21mm)
29.92"
(759.97mm)
-2.51"
(-63.76mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1976 1985
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1929
Ties: 1970
Jul 1978–Mar 1979
9-Month
32.32"
(820.93mm)
35.01"
(889.25mm)
-2.69"
(-68.32mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1974 2008
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1960
Jun 1978–Mar 1979
10-Month
36.45"
(925.83mm)
39.24"
(996.70mm)
-2.79"
(-70.87mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1967 1955
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1960
May 1978–Mar 1979
11-Month
41.16"
(1,045.46mm)
42.66"
(1,083.56mm)
-1.50"
(-38.10mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1970 1955
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1929
Apr 1978–Mar 1979
12-Month
44.62"
(1,133.35mm)
46.02"
(1,168.91mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1978 1955
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1929
Oct 1977–Mar 1979
18-Month
68.67"
(1,744.22mm)
67.53"
(1,715.26mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1971 2002
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1929
Apr 1977–Mar 1979
24-Month
88.49"
(2,247.65mm)
92.07"
(2,338.58mm)
-3.58"
(-90.93mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1968 2002
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1930
Apr 1976–Mar 1979
36-Month
141.79"
(3,601.47mm)
138.23"
(3,511.04mm)
3.56"
(90.43mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1971 2002
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1930
Apr 1975–Mar 1979
48-Month
190.35"
(4,834.89mm)
184.19"
(4,678.43mm)
6.16"
(156.46mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1932
Apr 1974–Mar 1979
60-Month
241.88"
(6,143.75mm)
230.17"
(5,846.32mm)
11.71"
(297.43mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1974 2012
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1903

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on July 10, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/