Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, March 1947

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1947
1-Month
5.41"
(137.41mm)
4.28"
(108.71mm)
1.13"
(28.70mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1946 2004
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1980
Feb–Mar 1947
2-Month
6.17"
(156.72mm)
8.18"
(207.77mm)
-2.01"
(-51.05mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1938 1938
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1944
Jan–Mar 1947
3-Month
10.86"
(275.84mm)
12.01"
(305.05mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1946 1938
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1998
Dec 1946–Mar 1947
4-Month
11.98"
(304.29mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
-3.68"
(-93.47mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1945 1938
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1998
Nov 1946–Mar 1947
5-Month
14.73"
(374.14mm)
18.27"
(464.06mm)
-3.54"
(-89.92mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1945 1911
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1998
Oct 1946–Mar 1947
6-Month
19.72"
(500.89mm)
21.29"
(540.77mm)
-1.57"
(-39.88mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1945 1918
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2016
Sep 1946–Mar 1947
7-Month
22.23"
(564.64mm)
25.49"
(647.45mm)
-3.26"
(-82.81mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1945 1985
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2016
Aug 1946–Mar 1947
8-Month
27.74"
(704.60mm)
30.75"
(781.05mm)
-3.01"
(-76.45mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1945 2002
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2016
Jul 1946–Mar 1947
9-Month
34.12"
(866.65mm)
36.29"
(921.77mm)
-2.17"
(-55.12mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1945 1955
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1965
Jun 1946–Mar 1947
10-Month
36.78"
(934.21mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
-4.23"
(-107.44mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1945 1955
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1965
May 1946–Mar 1947
11-Month
41.20"
(1,046.48mm)
44.60"
(1,132.84mm)
-3.40"
(-86.36mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1945 1955
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1929
Apr 1946–Mar 1947
12-Month
44.86"
(1,139.44mm)
47.97"
(1,218.44mm)
-3.11"
(-79.00mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1945 1955
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1929
Oct 1945–Mar 1947
18-Month
65.42"
(1,661.67mm)
69.29"
(1,759.97mm)
-3.87"
(-98.30mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1945 1955
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1965
Apr 1945–Mar 1947
24-Month
100.17"
(2,544.32mm)
95.93"
(2,436.62mm)
4.24"
(107.70mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1946 1955
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1930
Apr 1944–Mar 1947
36-Month
138.75"
(3,524.25mm)
144.02"
(3,658.11mm)
-5.27"
(-133.86mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1945 1957
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1930
Apr 1943–Mar 1947
48-Month
188.62"
(4,790.95mm)
191.88"
(4,873.75mm)
-3.26"
(-82.80mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1945 1957
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1998
Apr 1942–Mar 1947
60-Month
234.01"
(5,943.85mm)
239.76"
(6,089.90mm)
-5.75"
(-146.05mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1945 1957
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1966

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 29, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/