Climate at a Glance

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, March 1957

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1957
1-Month
4.59"
(116.59mm)
4.28"
(108.71mm)
0.31"
(7.88mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1956 2004
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1980
Ties: 1897
Feb–Mar 1957
2-Month
7.25"
(184.15mm)
8.18"
(207.77mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1955 1938
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1944
Jan–Mar 1957
3-Month
9.72"
(246.89mm)
12.01"
(305.05mm)
-2.29"
(-58.16mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1955 1938
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1998
Dec 1956–Mar 1957
4-Month
12.03"
(305.56mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
-3.63"
(-92.20mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1955 1938
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1998
Nov 1956–Mar 1957
5-Month
13.12"
(333.25mm)
18.27"
(464.06mm)
-5.15"
(-130.81mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1951 1911
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1998
Oct 1956–Mar 1957
6-Month
16.02"
(406.91mm)
21.29"
(540.77mm)
-5.27"
(-133.86mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1950 1918
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2016
Sep 1956–Mar 1957
7-Month
21.88"
(555.75mm)
25.49"
(647.45mm)
-3.61"
(-91.70mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1955 1985
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2016
Aug 1956–Mar 1957
8-Month
25.73"
(653.54mm)
30.75"
(781.05mm)
-5.02"
(-127.51mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1955 2002
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2016
Jul 1956–Mar 1957
9-Month
30.11"
(764.79mm)
36.29"
(921.77mm)
-6.18"
(-156.98mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1955 1955
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1965
Ties: 1896
Jun 1956–Mar 1957
10-Month
33.37"
(847.60mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
-7.64"
(-194.05mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1955 1955
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1965
May 1956–Mar 1957
11-Month
36.06"
(915.92mm)
44.60"
(1,132.84mm)
-8.54"
(-216.92mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1955 1955
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1929
Apr 1956–Mar 1957
12-Month
39.78"
(1,010.41mm)
47.97"
(1,218.44mm)
-8.19"
(-208.03mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1955 1955
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1929
Oct 1955–Mar 1957
18-Month
56.79"
(1,442.47mm)
69.29"
(1,759.97mm)
-12.50"
(-317.50mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1955 1955
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1965
Apr 1955–Mar 1957
24-Month
84.23"
(2,139.44mm)
95.93"
(2,436.62mm)
-11.70"
(-297.18mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1956 1955
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1930
Apr 1954–Mar 1957
36-Month
116.62"
(2,962.15mm)
144.02"
(3,658.11mm)
-27.40"
(-695.96mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1957
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1930
Apr 1953–Mar 1957
48-Month
158.12"
(4,016.25mm)
191.88"
(4,873.75mm)
-33.76"
(-857.50mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1957
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1998
Apr 1952–Mar 1957
60-Month
204.04"
(5,182.62mm)
239.76"
(6,089.90mm)
-35.72"
(-907.28mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1957
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1966

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on July 16, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/