Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, March 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1989
1-Month
4.72"
(119.89mm)
4.28"
(108.71mm)
0.44"
(11.18mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1988 2004
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1980
Feb–Mar 1989
2-Month
7.85"
(199.39mm)
8.18"
(207.77mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1988 1938
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1944
Jan–Mar 1989
3-Month
10.06"
(255.52mm)
12.01"
(305.05mm)
-1.95"
(-49.53mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1988 1938
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Dec 1988–Mar 1989
4-Month
10.94"
(277.88mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
-4.72"
(-119.88mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1988 1938
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Nov 1988–Mar 1989
5-Month
13.64"
(346.46mm)
18.27"
(464.06mm)
-4.63"
(-117.60mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1911
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1998
Oct 1988–Mar 1989
6-Month
16.04"
(407.42mm)
21.29"
(540.77mm)
-5.25"
(-133.35mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1988 1918
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2016
Sep 1988–Mar 1989
7-Month
22.32"
(566.93mm)
25.49"
(647.45mm)
-3.17"
(-80.52mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1986 1985
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2016
Aug 1988–Mar 1989
8-Month
28.41"
(721.61mm)
30.75"
(781.05mm)
-2.34"
(-59.44mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1988 2002
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2016
Jul 1988–Mar 1989
9-Month
31.93"
(811.02mm)
36.29"
(921.77mm)
-4.36"
(-110.75mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1955
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1965
Jun 1988–Mar 1989
10-Month
34.68"
(880.87mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
-6.33"
(-160.78mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1985 1955
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1965
May 1988–Mar 1989
11-Month
37.18"
(944.37mm)
44.60"
(1,132.84mm)
-7.42"
(-188.47mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1985 1955
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1929
Ties: 1994
Apr 1988–Mar 1989
12-Month
40.91"
(1,039.11mm)
47.97"
(1,218.44mm)
-7.06"
(-179.33mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1988 1955
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1929
Oct 1987–Mar 1989
18-Month
56.01"
(1,422.65mm)
69.29"
(1,759.97mm)
-13.28"
(-337.32mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1955 1955
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1965
Ties: 1905
Apr 1987–Mar 1989
24-Month
80.00"
(2,032.00mm)
95.93"
(2,436.62mm)
-15.93"
(-404.62mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1956 1955
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1930
Apr 1986–Mar 1989
36-Month
129.66"
(3,293.36mm)
144.02"
(3,658.11mm)
-14.36"
(-364.75mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1930
Apr 1985–Mar 1989
48-Month
175.53"
(4,458.46mm)
191.88"
(4,873.75mm)
-16.35"
(-415.29mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1958 1957
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1998
Apr 1984–Mar 1989
60-Month
217.40"
(5,521.96mm)
239.76"
(6,089.90mm)
-22.36"
(-567.94mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1958 1957
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1966

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on March 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/