Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, March 1982

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1982
1-Month
1.71"
(43.43mm)
4.28"
(108.71mm)
-2.57"
(-65.28mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1925 2004
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1980
Feb–Mar 1982
2-Month
6.92"
(175.77mm)
8.18"
(207.77mm)
-1.26"
(-32.00mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1981 1938
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1944
Jan–Mar 1982
3-Month
12.22"
(310.39mm)
12.01"
(305.05mm)
0.21"
(5.34mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1981 1938
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
Dec 1981–Mar 1982
4-Month
18.83"
(478.28mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1981 1938
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
Nov 1981–Mar 1982
5-Month
19.87"
(504.70mm)
18.27"
(464.06mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1911
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
Oct 1981–Mar 1982
6-Month
22.64"
(575.06mm)
21.29"
(540.77mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1981 1918
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2016
Sep 1981–Mar 1982
7-Month
24.11"
(612.39mm)
25.49"
(647.45mm)
-1.38"
(-35.06mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1981 1985
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2016
Aug 1981–Mar 1982
8-Month
29.88"
(758.95mm)
30.75"
(781.05mm)
-0.87"
(-22.10mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2016
Jul 1981–Mar 1982
9-Month
36.06"
(915.92mm)
36.29"
(921.77mm)
-0.23"
(-5.85mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1981 1955
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1965
Jun 1981–Mar 1982
10-Month
40.18"
(1,020.57mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
-0.83"
(-21.08mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1981 1955
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1965
May 1981–Mar 1982
11-Month
43.53"
(1,105.66mm)
44.60"
(1,132.84mm)
-1.07"
(-27.18mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1981 1955
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1929
Apr 1981–Mar 1982
12-Month
45.19"
(1,147.83mm)
47.97"
(1,218.44mm)
-2.78"
(-70.61mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1955
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1929
Oct 1980–Mar 1982
18-Month
59.46"
(1,510.28mm)
69.29"
(1,759.97mm)
-9.83"
(-249.69mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1957 1955
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1965
Apr 1980–Mar 1982
24-Month
80.74"
(2,050.80mm)
95.93"
(2,436.62mm)
-15.19"
(-385.82mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1956 1955
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1930
Apr 1979–Mar 1982
36-Month
138.61"
(3,520.69mm)
144.02"
(3,658.11mm)
-5.41"
(-137.42mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1981 1957
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1930
Apr 1978–Mar 1982
48-Month
183.35"
(4,657.09mm)
191.88"
(4,873.75mm)
-8.53"
(-216.66mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1981 1957
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
Ties: 1920
Apr 1977–Mar 1982
60-Month
227.05"
(5,767.07mm)
239.76"
(6,089.90mm)
-12.71"
(-322.83mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1959 1957
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1966

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/