Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, March 1946

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1946
1-Month
3.60"
(91.44mm)
4.28"
(108.71mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1945 2004
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1980
Feb–Mar 1946
2-Month
6.55"
(166.37mm)
8.18"
(207.77mm)
-1.63"
(-41.40mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1941 1938
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1944
Jan–Mar 1946
3-Month
10.34"
(262.64mm)
12.01"
(305.05mm)
-1.67"
(-42.41mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1945 1938
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1998
Dec 1945–Mar 1946
4-Month
17.44"
(442.98mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
1.78"
(45.22mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1945 1938
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1998
Nov 1945–Mar 1946
5-Month
18.96"
(481.58mm)
18.27"
(464.06mm)
0.69"
(17.52mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1945 1911
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1998
Oct 1945–Mar 1946
6-Month
20.56"
(522.22mm)
21.29"
(540.77mm)
-0.73"
(-18.55mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1945 1918
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2016
Sep 1945–Mar 1946
7-Month
32.62"
(828.55mm)
25.49"
(647.45mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1945 1985
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2016
Aug 1945–Mar 1946
8-Month
38.24"
(971.30mm)
30.75"
(781.05mm)
7.49"
(190.25mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1945 2002
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2016
Jul 1945–Mar 1946
9-Month
44.87"
(1,139.70mm)
36.29"
(921.77mm)
8.58"
(217.93mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1945 1955
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1965
Jun 1945–Mar 1946
10-Month
48.80"
(1,239.52mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
7.79"
(197.87mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1945 1955
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1965
May 1945–Mar 1946
11-Month
51.75"
(1,314.45mm)
44.60"
(1,132.84mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1945 1955
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1929
Ties: 1908
Apr 1945–Mar 1946
12-Month
55.31"
(1,404.87mm)
47.97"
(1,218.44mm)
7.34"
(186.43mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1945 1955
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1929
Oct 1944–Mar 1946
18-Month
71.72"
(1,821.69mm)
69.29"
(1,759.97mm)
2.43"
(61.72mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1945 1955
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1965
Apr 1944–Mar 1946
24-Month
93.89"
(2,384.81mm)
95.93"
(2,436.62mm)
-2.04"
(-51.81mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1945 1955
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1930
Apr 1943–Mar 1946
36-Month
143.76"
(3,651.50mm)
144.02"
(3,658.11mm)
-0.26"
(-6.61mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1945 1957
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1930
Apr 1942–Mar 1946
48-Month
189.15"
(4,804.41mm)
191.88"
(4,873.75mm)
-2.73"
(-69.34mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1945 1957
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1998
Apr 1941–Mar 1946
60-Month
239.63"
(6,086.60mm)
239.76"
(6,089.90mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1945 1957
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1966

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/