Climate at a Glance

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, March 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1986
1-Month
3.19"
(81.03mm)
4.28"
(108.71mm)
-1.09"
(-27.68mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1985 2004
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1980
Feb–Mar 1986
2-Month
5.48"
(139.19mm)
8.18"
(207.77mm)
-2.70"
(-68.58mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1938
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1944
Jan–Mar 1986
3-Month
7.17"
(182.12mm)
12.01"
(305.05mm)
-4.84"
(-122.93mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1938 1938
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1998
Dec 1985–Mar 1986
4-Month
9.14"
(232.16mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
-6.52"
(-165.60mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1981 1938
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1998
Nov 1985–Mar 1986
5-Month
16.76"
(425.70mm)
18.27"
(464.06mm)
-1.51"
(-38.36mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1985 1911
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Oct 1985–Mar 1986
6-Month
21.17"
(537.72mm)
21.29"
(540.77mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1985 1918
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2016
Sep 1985–Mar 1986
7-Month
22.04"
(559.82mm)
25.49"
(647.45mm)
-3.45"
(-87.63mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1985 1985
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2016
Aug 1985–Mar 1986
8-Month
29.24"
(742.70mm)
30.75"
(781.05mm)
-1.51"
(-38.35mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1985 2002
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2016
Jul 1985–Mar 1986
9-Month
36.81"
(934.97mm)
36.29"
(921.77mm)
0.52"
(13.20mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1955
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1965
Jun 1985–Mar 1986
10-Month
41.54"
(1,055.12mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
0.53"
(13.47mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1985 1955
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1965
May 1985–Mar 1986
11-Month
44.63"
(1,133.60mm)
44.60"
(1,132.84mm)
0.03"
(0.76mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1985 1955
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1929
Apr 1985–Mar 1986
12-Month
45.87"
(1,165.10mm)
47.97"
(1,218.44mm)
-2.10"
(-53.34mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1985 1955
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1929
Oct 1984–Mar 1986
18-Month
59.98"
(1,523.49mm)
69.29"
(1,759.97mm)
-9.31"
(-236.48mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1982 1955
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1965
Apr 1984–Mar 1986
24-Month
87.74"
(2,228.60mm)
95.93"
(2,436.62mm)
-8.19"
(-208.02mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1982 1955
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1930
Apr 1983–Mar 1986
36-Month
136.42"
(3,465.07mm)
144.02"
(3,658.11mm)
-7.60"
(-193.04mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1957
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1930
Apr 1982–Mar 1986
48-Month
193.15"
(4,906.01mm)
191.88"
(4,873.75mm)
1.27"
(32.26mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1985 1957
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1998
Apr 1981–Mar 1986
60-Month
238.34"
(6,053.84mm)
239.76"
(6,089.90mm)
-1.42"
(-36.06mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1985 1957
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1966

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 12, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/