Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, March 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1948
1-Month
7.43"
(188.72mm)
4.28"
(108.71mm)
3.15"
(80.01mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1947 2004
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1980
Feb–Mar 1948
2-Month
12.34"
(313.44mm)
8.18"
(207.77mm)
4.16"
(105.67mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1947 1938
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1944
Jan–Mar 1948
3-Month
16.28"
(413.51mm)
12.01"
(305.05mm)
4.27"
(108.46mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1947 1938
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1998
Dec 1947–Mar 1948
4-Month
21.19"
(538.23mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
5.53"
(140.47mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1947 1938
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1998
Nov 1947–Mar 1948
5-Month
28.32"
(719.33mm)
18.27"
(464.06mm)
10.05"
(255.27mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1947 1911
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Oct 1947–Mar 1948
6-Month
32.77"
(832.36mm)
21.29"
(540.77mm)
11.48"
(291.59mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1918
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Sep 1947–Mar 1948
7-Month
37.86"
(961.64mm)
25.49"
(647.45mm)
12.37"
(314.19mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1947 1985
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Aug 1947–Mar 1948
8-Month
43.37"
(1,101.60mm)
30.75"
(781.05mm)
12.62"
(320.55mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1947 2002
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2016
Jul 1947–Mar 1948
9-Month
48.56"
(1,233.42mm)
36.29"
(921.77mm)
12.27"
(311.65mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1947 1955
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1965
Jun 1947–Mar 1948
10-Month
53.28"
(1,353.31mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
12.27"
(311.66mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1947 1955
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1965
May 1947–Mar 1948
11-Month
56.51"
(1,435.35mm)
44.60"
(1,132.84mm)
11.91"
(302.51mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1947 1955
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1929
Apr 1947–Mar 1948
12-Month
60.98"
(1,548.89mm)
47.97"
(1,218.44mm)
13.01"
(330.45mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1947 1955
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1929
Oct 1946–Mar 1948
18-Month
80.70"
(2,049.78mm)
69.29"
(1,759.97mm)
11.41"
(289.81mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1947 1955
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1965
Apr 1946–Mar 1948
24-Month
105.84"
(2,688.34mm)
95.93"
(2,436.62mm)
9.91"
(251.72mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1947 1955
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1930
Apr 1945–Mar 1948
36-Month
161.15"
(4,093.21mm)
144.02"
(3,658.11mm)
17.13"
(435.10mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1947 1957
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1930
Apr 1944–Mar 1948
48-Month
199.73"
(5,073.14mm)
191.88"
(4,873.75mm)
7.85"
(199.39mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1947 1957
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1998
Apr 1943–Mar 1948
60-Month
249.60"
(6,339.84mm)
239.76"
(6,089.90mm)
9.84"
(249.94mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1947 1957
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1966

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on August 3, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/