Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, March 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1898
1-Month
3.28"
(83.31mm)
4.28"
(108.71mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1896 2004
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1980
Feb–Mar 1898
2-Month
4.15"
(105.41mm)
8.18"
(207.77mm)
-4.03"
(-102.36mm)
7th Driest Driest to Date 1938
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1944
Jan–Mar 1898
3-Month
5.99"
(152.15mm)
12.01"
(305.05mm)
-6.02"
(-152.90mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1938
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1998
Dec 1897–Mar 1898
4-Month
8.41"
(213.61mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
-7.25"
(-184.15mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1938
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1998
Nov 1897–Mar 1898
5-Month
10.45"
(265.43mm)
18.27"
(464.06mm)
-7.82"
(-198.63mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1911
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1998
Oct 1897–Mar 1898
6-Month
13.85"
(351.79mm)
21.29"
(540.77mm)
-7.44"
(-188.98mm)
7th Driest Driest to Date 1918
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2016
Sep 1897–Mar 1898
7-Month
16.78"
(426.21mm)
25.49"
(647.45mm)
-8.71"
(-221.24mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1985
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2016
Aug 1897–Mar 1898
8-Month
21.26"
(540.00mm)
30.75"
(781.05mm)
-9.49"
(-241.05mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 2002
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2016
Jul 1897–Mar 1898
9-Month
27.02"
(686.31mm)
36.29"
(921.77mm)
-9.27"
(-235.46mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1955
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1965
Jun 1897–Mar 1898
10-Month
32.23"
(818.64mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
-8.78"
(-223.01mm)
9th Driest Driest to Date 1955
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1965
May 1897–Mar 1898
11-Month
34.77"
(883.16mm)
44.60"
(1,132.84mm)
-9.83"
(-249.68mm)
9th Driest Driest to Date 1955
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1929
Apr 1897–Mar 1898
12-Month
38.10"
(967.74mm)
47.97"
(1,218.44mm)
-9.87"
(-250.70mm)
9th Driest Driest to Date 1955
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1929
Oct 1896–Mar 1898
18-Month
61.71"
(1,567.43mm)
69.29"
(1,759.97mm)
-7.58"
(-192.54mm)
27th Driest Driest to Date 1955
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1965
Apr 1896–Mar 1898
24-Month
87.30"
(2,217.42mm)
95.93"
(2,436.62mm)
-8.63"
(-219.20mm)
24th Driest Driest to Date 1955
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1930
Apr 1895–Mar 1898
36-Month
130.77"
(3,321.56mm)
144.02"
(3,658.11mm)
-13.25"
(-336.55mm)
17th Driest Driest to Date 1957
106th Wettest Wettest to Date 1930

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/