Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, March 1899

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1899
1-Month
4.02"
(102.11mm)
4.28"
(108.71mm)
-0.26"
(-6.60mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1898 2004
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1980
Feb–Mar 1899
2-Month
11.28"
(286.51mm)
8.18"
(207.77mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1898 1938
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1944
Jan–Mar 1899
3-Month
15.84"
(402.34mm)
12.01"
(305.05mm)
3.83"
(97.29mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1898 1938
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1998
Dec 1898–Mar 1899
4-Month
18.44"
(468.38mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
2.78"
(70.62mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1898 1938
27th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Nov 1898–Mar 1899
5-Month
23.14"
(587.76mm)
18.27"
(464.06mm)
4.87"
(123.70mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1898 1911
17th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Oct 1898–Mar 1899
6-Month
26.78"
(680.21mm)
21.29"
(540.77mm)
5.49"
(139.44mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1898 1918
20th Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Sep 1898–Mar 1899
7-Month
30.81"
(782.57mm)
25.49"
(647.45mm)
5.32"
(135.12mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1898 1985
27th Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Aug 1898–Mar 1899
8-Month
39.97"
(1,015.24mm)
30.75"
(781.05mm)
9.22"
(234.19mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1898 2002
10th Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Jul 1898–Mar 1899
9-Month
47.91"
(1,216.91mm)
36.29"
(921.77mm)
11.62"
(295.14mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1898 1955
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 1965
Jun 1898–Mar 1899
10-Month
52.20"
(1,325.88mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
11.19"
(284.23mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1898 1955
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 1965
May 1898–Mar 1899
11-Month
53.55"
(1,360.17mm)
44.60"
(1,132.84mm)
8.95"
(227.33mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1898 1955
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 1929
Apr 1898–Mar 1899
12-Month
58.39"
(1,483.11mm)
47.97"
(1,218.44mm)
10.42"
(264.67mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1898 1955
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 1929
Oct 1897–Mar 1899
18-Month
72.24"
(1,834.90mm)
69.29"
(1,759.97mm)
2.95"
(74.93mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1898 1955
41st Wettest Wettest to Date 1965
Apr 1897–Mar 1899
24-Month
96.49"
(2,450.85mm)
95.93"
(2,436.62mm)
0.56"
(14.23mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1898 1955
58th Wettest Wettest to Date 1930
Apr 1896–Mar 1899
36-Month
145.69"
(3,700.53mm)
144.02"
(3,658.11mm)
1.67"
(42.42mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1898 1957
55th Wettest Wettest to Date 1930
Apr 1895–Mar 1899
48-Month
189.16"
(4,804.66mm)
191.88"
(4,873.75mm)
-2.72"
(-69.09mm)
58th Driest Driest to Date 1957
65th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 17, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/