Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, March 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1938
1-Month
1.91"
(48.51mm)
4.28"
(108.71mm)
-2.37"
(-60.20mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1933 2004
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1980
Feb–Mar 1938
2-Month
2.79"
(70.87mm)
8.18"
(207.77mm)
-5.39"
(-136.90mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1938
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1944
Jan–Mar 1938
3-Month
4.20"
(106.68mm)
12.01"
(305.05mm)
-7.81"
(-198.37mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1938
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1998
Dec 1937–Mar 1938
4-Month
6.70"
(170.18mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
-8.96"
(-227.58mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1938
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1998
Nov 1937–Mar 1938
5-Month
9.37"
(238.00mm)
18.27"
(464.06mm)
-8.90"
(-226.06mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1911 1911
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1998
Oct 1937–Mar 1938
6-Month
13.49"
(342.65mm)
21.29"
(540.77mm)
-7.80"
(-198.12mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1934 1918
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2016
Sep 1937–Mar 1938
7-Month
16.70"
(424.18mm)
25.49"
(647.45mm)
-8.79"
(-223.27mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1985
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2016
Aug 1937–Mar 1938
8-Month
23.04"
(585.22mm)
30.75"
(781.05mm)
-7.71"
(-195.83mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1934 2002
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2016
Jul 1937–Mar 1938
9-Month
28.09"
(713.49mm)
36.29"
(921.77mm)
-8.20"
(-208.28mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1927 1955
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1965
Jun 1937–Mar 1938
10-Month
33.12"
(841.25mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
-7.89"
(-200.40mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1934 1955
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1965
May 1937–Mar 1938
11-Month
35.04"
(890.02mm)
44.60"
(1,132.84mm)
-9.56"
(-242.82mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1934 1955
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1929
Apr 1937–Mar 1938
12-Month
41.51"
(1,054.35mm)
47.97"
(1,218.44mm)
-6.46"
(-164.09mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1934 1955
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1929
Oct 1936–Mar 1938
18-Month
67.17"
(1,706.12mm)
69.29"
(1,759.97mm)
-2.12"
(-53.85mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1935 1955
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1965
Apr 1936–Mar 1938
24-Month
93.18"
(2,366.77mm)
95.93"
(2,436.62mm)
-2.75"
(-69.85mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1935 1955
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1930
Apr 1935–Mar 1938
36-Month
144.30"
(3,665.22mm)
144.02"
(3,658.11mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1936 1957
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1930
Apr 1934–Mar 1938
48-Month
186.94"
(4,748.28mm)
191.88"
(4,873.75mm)
-4.94"
(-125.47mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1957
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1998
Apr 1933–Mar 1938
60-Month
223.71"
(5,682.23mm)
239.76"
(6,089.90mm)
-16.05"
(-407.67mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1957
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1966

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/