Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, March 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1897
1-Month
4.59"
(116.59mm)
4.28"
(108.71mm)
0.31"
(7.88mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1896 2004
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1980
Ties: 1957
Feb–Mar 1897
2-Month
12.22"
(310.39mm)
8.18"
(207.77mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1896 1938
10th Wettest Wettest to Date 1944
Jan–Mar 1897
3-Month
14.60"
(370.84mm)
12.01"
(305.05mm)
2.59"
(65.79mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1896 1938
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1998
Dec 1896–Mar 1897
4-Month
18.27"
(464.06mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
2.61"
(66.30mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1896 1938
28th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Nov 1896–Mar 1897
5-Month
22.23"
(564.64mm)
18.27"
(464.06mm)
3.96"
(100.58mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1911
23rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Oct 1896–Mar 1897
6-Month
23.61"
(599.69mm)
21.29"
(540.77mm)
2.32"
(58.92mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1896 1918
37th Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Sep 1896–Mar 1897
7-Month
26.80"
(680.72mm)
25.49"
(647.45mm)
1.31"
(33.27mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1896 1985
42nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Aug 1896–Mar 1897
8-Month
30.10"
(764.54mm)
30.75"
(781.05mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1896 2002
57th Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Jul 1896–Mar 1897
9-Month
39.12"
(993.65mm)
36.29"
(921.77mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1955
34th Wettest Wettest to Date 1965
Jun 1896–Mar 1897
10-Month
44.86"
(1,139.44mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
3.85"
(97.79mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1896 1955
30th Wettest Wettest to Date 1965
May 1896–Mar 1897
11-Month
47.82"
(1,214.63mm)
44.60"
(1,132.84mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1896 1955
39th Wettest Wettest to Date 1929
Apr 1896–Mar 1897
12-Month
49.20"
(1,249.68mm)
47.97"
(1,218.44mm)
1.23"
(31.24mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1896 1955
51st Wettest Wettest to Date 1929
Oct 1895–Mar 1897
18-Month
67.22"
(1,707.39mm)
69.29"
(1,759.97mm)
-2.07"
(-52.58mm)
53rd Driest Driest to Date 1955
72nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1965
Ties: 1979
Apr 1895–Mar 1897
24-Month
92.67"
(2,353.82mm)
95.93"
(2,436.62mm)
-3.26"
(-82.80mm)
46th Driest Driest to Date 1955
79th Wettest Wettest to Date 1930

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 14, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/