Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, March 1939

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1939
1-Month
3.24"
(82.30mm)
4.28"
(108.71mm)
-1.04"
(-26.41mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1938 2004
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1980
Feb–Mar 1939
2-Month
11.69"
(296.93mm)
8.18"
(207.77mm)
3.51"
(89.16mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1938 1938
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1944
Jan–Mar 1939
3-Month
14.56"
(369.82mm)
12.01"
(305.05mm)
2.55"
(64.77mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1938 1938
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1998
Dec 1938–Mar 1939
4-Month
17.21"
(437.13mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1938 1938
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1998
Nov 1938–Mar 1939
5-Month
19.91"
(505.71mm)
18.27"
(464.06mm)
1.64"
(41.65mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1938 1911
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1998
Oct 1938–Mar 1939
6-Month
21.12"
(536.45mm)
21.29"
(540.77mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1938 1918
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2016
Sep 1938–Mar 1939
7-Month
26.23"
(666.24mm)
25.49"
(647.45mm)
0.74"
(18.79mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1938 1985
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2016
Aug 1938–Mar 1939
8-Month
28.61"
(726.69mm)
30.75"
(781.05mm)
-2.14"
(-54.36mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1938 2002
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2016
Jul 1938–Mar 1939
9-Month
35.59"
(903.99mm)
36.29"
(921.77mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1938 1955
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1965
Jun 1938–Mar 1939
10-Month
40.36"
(1,025.14mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1938 1955
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1965
May 1938–Mar 1939
11-Month
44.36"
(1,126.74mm)
44.60"
(1,132.84mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1938 1955
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1929
Apr 1938–Mar 1939
12-Month
50.71"
(1,288.03mm)
47.97"
(1,218.44mm)
2.74"
(69.59mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1938 1955
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1929
Oct 1937–Mar 1939
18-Month
64.20"
(1,630.68mm)
69.29"
(1,759.97mm)
-5.09"
(-129.29mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1935 1955
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1965
Apr 1937–Mar 1939
24-Month
92.22"
(2,342.39mm)
95.93"
(2,436.62mm)
-3.71"
(-94.23mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1935 1955
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1930
Apr 1936–Mar 1939
36-Month
143.89"
(3,654.81mm)
144.02"
(3,658.11mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1957
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1930
Apr 1935–Mar 1939
48-Month
195.01"
(4,953.25mm)
191.88"
(4,873.75mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1938 1957
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1998
Apr 1934–Mar 1939
60-Month
237.65"
(6,036.31mm)
239.76"
(6,089.90mm)
-2.11"
(-53.59mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1938 1957
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1966

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 7, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/