Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, March 1917

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1917
1-Month
5.14"
(130.56mm)
4.28"
(108.71mm)
0.86"
(21.85mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1916 2004
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1980
Feb–Mar 1917
2-Month
9.06"
(230.12mm)
8.18"
(207.77mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1916 1938
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1944
Jan–Mar 1917
3-Month
12.53"
(318.26mm)
12.01"
(305.05mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1916 1938
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1998
Dec 1916–Mar 1917
4-Month
14.87"
(377.70mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
-0.79"
(-20.06mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1916 1938
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1998
Nov 1916–Mar 1917
5-Month
16.02"
(406.91mm)
18.27"
(464.06mm)
-2.25"
(-57.15mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1916 1911
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1998
Oct 1916–Mar 1917
6-Month
18.61"
(472.69mm)
21.29"
(540.77mm)
-2.68"
(-68.08mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1916 1918
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2016
Sep 1916–Mar 1917
7-Month
20.99"
(533.15mm)
25.49"
(647.45mm)
-4.50"
(-114.30mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1916 1985
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2016
Ties: 2018
Aug 1916–Mar 1917
8-Month
24.16"
(613.66mm)
30.75"
(781.05mm)
-6.59"
(-167.39mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1911 2002
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2016
Jul 1916–Mar 1917
9-Month
38.57"
(979.68mm)
36.29"
(921.77mm)
2.28"
(57.91mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1916 1955
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1965
Jun 1916–Mar 1917
10-Month
44.07"
(1,119.38mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
3.06"
(77.73mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1916 1955
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1965
May 1916–Mar 1917
11-Month
46.52"
(1,181.61mm)
44.60"
(1,132.84mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1916 1955
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1929
Ties: 1974
Apr 1916–Mar 1917
12-Month
48.33"
(1,227.58mm)
47.97"
(1,218.44mm)
0.36"
(9.14mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1916 1955
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1929
Oct 1915–Mar 1917
18-Month
66.61"
(1,691.89mm)
69.29"
(1,759.97mm)
-2.68"
(-68.08mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1914 1955
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1965
Apr 1915–Mar 1917
24-Month
93.37"
(2,371.60mm)
95.93"
(2,436.62mm)
-2.56"
(-65.02mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1916 1955
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1914 1930
Apr 1914–Mar 1917
36-Month
140.14"
(3,559.56mm)
144.02"
(3,658.11mm)
-3.88"
(-98.55mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1916 1957
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1930
Apr 1913–Mar 1917
48-Month
184.01"
(4,673.85mm)
191.88"
(4,873.75mm)
-7.87"
(-199.90mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1907 1957
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1998
Apr 1912–Mar 1917
60-Month
235.86"
(5,990.84mm)
239.76"
(6,089.90mm)
-3.90"
(-99.06mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1914 1957
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1966

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/