Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, March 1985

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1985
1-Month
1.02"
(25.91mm)
4.28"
(108.71mm)
-3.26"
(-82.80mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2004
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1980
Feb–Mar 1985
2-Month
6.19"
(157.23mm)
8.18"
(207.77mm)
-1.99"
(-50.54mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1938
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1944
Jan–Mar 1985
3-Month
9.37"
(238.00mm)
12.01"
(305.05mm)
-2.64"
(-67.05mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1938
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Dec 1984–Mar 1985
4-Month
10.88"
(276.35mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
-4.78"
(-121.41mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1981 1938
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Nov 1984–Mar 1985
5-Month
12.29"
(312.17mm)
18.27"
(464.06mm)
-5.98"
(-151.89mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1981 1911
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Oct 1984–Mar 1985
6-Month
14.11"
(358.39mm)
21.29"
(540.77mm)
-7.18"
(-182.38mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1938 1918
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2016
Sep 1984–Mar 1985
7-Month
16.21"
(411.73mm)
25.49"
(647.45mm)
-9.28"
(-235.72mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1985
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2016
Aug 1984–Mar 1985
8-Month
19.66"
(499.36mm)
30.75"
(781.05mm)
-11.09"
(-281.69mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2002
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2016
Jul 1984–Mar 1985
9-Month
28.02"
(711.71mm)
36.29"
(921.77mm)
-8.27"
(-210.06mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1981 1955
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1965
Jun 1984–Mar 1985
10-Month
31.12"
(790.45mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
-9.89"
(-251.20mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1981 1955
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1965
May 1984–Mar 1985
11-Month
37.14"
(943.36mm)
44.60"
(1,132.84mm)
-7.46"
(-189.48mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1981 1955
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1929
Apr 1984–Mar 1985
12-Month
41.87"
(1,063.50mm)
47.97"
(1,218.44mm)
-6.10"
(-154.94mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1981 1955
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1929
Oct 1983–Mar 1985
18-Month
70.29"
(1,785.37mm)
69.29"
(1,759.97mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1955
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1965
Apr 1983–Mar 1985
24-Month
90.55"
(2,299.97mm)
95.93"
(2,436.62mm)
-5.38"
(-136.65mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1982 1955
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1930
Apr 1982–Mar 1985
36-Month
147.28"
(3,740.91mm)
144.02"
(3,658.11mm)
3.26"
(82.80mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1983 1957
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1930
Apr 1981–Mar 1985
48-Month
192.47"
(4,888.74mm)
191.88"
(4,873.75mm)
0.59"
(14.99mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1984 1957
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1998
Apr 1980–Mar 1985
60-Month
228.02"
(5,791.71mm)
239.76"
(6,089.90mm)
-11.74"
(-298.19mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1982 1957
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1966

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/