Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, March 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1962
1-Month
5.56"
(141.22mm)
4.28"
(108.71mm)
1.28"
(32.51mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1961 2004
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1980
Feb–Mar 1962
2-Month
9.36"
(237.74mm)
8.18"
(207.77mm)
1.18"
(29.97mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1958 1938
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1944
Jan–Mar 1962
3-Month
14.70"
(373.38mm)
12.01"
(305.05mm)
2.69"
(68.33mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1961 1938
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1998
Dec 1961–Mar 1962
4-Month
18.95"
(481.33mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
3.29"
(83.57mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1938
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1998
Nov 1961–Mar 1962
5-Month
21.09"
(535.69mm)
18.27"
(464.06mm)
2.82"
(71.63mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1961 1911
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1998
Oct 1961–Mar 1962
6-Month
21.87"
(555.50mm)
21.29"
(540.77mm)
0.58"
(14.73mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1918
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2016
Sep 1961–Mar 1962
7-Month
23.81"
(604.77mm)
25.49"
(647.45mm)
-1.68"
(-42.68mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1961 1985
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2016
Aug 1961–Mar 1962
8-Month
31.44"
(798.58mm)
30.75"
(781.05mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1961 2002
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2016
Jul 1961–Mar 1962
9-Month
36.47"
(926.34mm)
36.29"
(921.77mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1961 1955
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1965
Jun 1961–Mar 1962
10-Month
42.58"
(1,081.53mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
1.57"
(39.88mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1961 1955
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1965
May 1961–Mar 1962
11-Month
46.57"
(1,182.88mm)
44.60"
(1,132.84mm)
1.97"
(50.04mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1955
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1929
Apr 1961–Mar 1962
12-Month
53.32"
(1,354.33mm)
47.97"
(1,218.44mm)
5.35"
(135.89mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1961 1955
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1929
Oct 1960–Mar 1962
18-Month
71.91"
(1,826.51mm)
69.29"
(1,759.97mm)
2.62"
(66.54mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1958 1955
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1965
Apr 1960–Mar 1962
24-Month
98.22"
(2,494.79mm)
95.93"
(2,436.62mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1958 1955
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1930
Apr 1959–Mar 1962
36-Month
161.45"
(4,100.83mm)
144.02"
(3,658.11mm)
17.43"
(442.72mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1961 1957
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1930
Apr 1958–Mar 1962
48-Month
210.50"
(5,346.70mm)
191.88"
(4,873.75mm)
18.62"
(472.95mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1961 1957
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1998
Apr 1957–Mar 1962
60-Month
262.46"
(6,666.48mm)
239.76"
(6,089.90mm)
22.70"
(576.58mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1961 1957
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1966

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 14, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/