Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of August 2020. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, March 1900

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Driest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Wettest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1900
1-Month
4.42"
(112.27mm)
4.28"
(108.71mm)
0.14"
(3.56mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1899 2004
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1980
Feb–Mar 1900
2-Month
10.14"
(257.56mm)
8.18"
(207.77mm)
1.96"
(49.79mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1898 1938
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1944
Jan–Mar 1900
3-Month
12.61"
(320.29mm)
12.01"
(305.05mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1898 1938
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1998
Dec 1899–Mar 1900
4-Month
15.16"
(385.06mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1898 1938
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1998
Nov 1899–Mar 1900
5-Month
17.73"
(450.34mm)
18.27"
(464.06mm)
-0.54"
(-13.72mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1898 1911
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1998
Oct 1899–Mar 1900
6-Month
22.70"
(576.58mm)
21.29"
(540.77mm)
1.41"
(35.81mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1898 1918
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2016
Sep 1899–Mar 1900
7-Month
25.45"
(646.43mm)
25.49"
(647.45mm)
-0.04"
(-1.02mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1898 1985
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2016
Ties: 1922
Aug 1899–Mar 1900
8-Month
31.20"
(792.48mm)
30.75"
(781.05mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1898 2002
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2016
Jul 1899–Mar 1900
9-Month
35.05"
(890.27mm)
36.29"
(921.77mm)
-1.24"
(-31.50mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1898 1955
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1965
Jun 1899–Mar 1900
10-Month
38.82"
(986.03mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
-2.19"
(-55.62mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1898 1955
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1965
Ties: 2015
May 1899–Mar 1900
11-Month
40.72"
(1,034.29mm)
44.60"
(1,132.84mm)
-3.88"
(-98.55mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1898 1955
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1929
Apr 1899–Mar 1900
12-Month
43.54"
(1,105.92mm)
47.97"
(1,218.44mm)
-4.43"
(-112.52mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1898 1955
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1929
Oct 1898–Mar 1900
18-Month
70.32"
(1,786.13mm)
69.29"
(1,759.97mm)
1.03"
(26.16mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1898 1955
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1965
Apr 1898–Mar 1900
24-Month
101.93"
(2,589.02mm)
95.93"
(2,436.62mm)
6.00"
(152.40mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1899 1955
35th Wettest Wettest to Date 1930
Apr 1897–Mar 1900
36-Month
140.03"
(3,556.76mm)
144.02"
(3,658.11mm)
-3.99"
(-101.35mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1898 1957
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1930
Apr 1896–Mar 1900
48-Month
189.23"
(4,806.44mm)
191.88"
(4,873.75mm)
-2.65"
(-67.31mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1899 1957
63rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Apr 1895–Mar 1900
60-Month
232.70"
(5,910.58mm)
239.76"
(6,089.90mm)
-7.06"
(-179.32mm)
44th Driest Driest to Date 1957
78th Wettest Wettest to Date 1966

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 30, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/