Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, March 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1996
1-Month
5.52"
(140.21mm)
4.28"
(108.71mm)
1.24"
(31.50mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1995 2004
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1980
Ties: 1984
Feb–Mar 1996
2-Month
7.73"
(196.34mm)
8.18"
(207.77mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1995 1938
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1944
Jan–Mar 1996
3-Month
11.60"
(294.64mm)
12.01"
(305.05mm)
-0.41"
(-10.41mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1992 1938
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1998
Dec 1995–Mar 1996
4-Month
13.78"
(350.01mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
-1.88"
(-47.75mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1989 1938
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1998
Nov 1995–Mar 1996
5-Month
17.46"
(443.48mm)
18.27"
(464.06mm)
-0.81"
(-20.58mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1992 1911
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1998
Ties: 2007
Oct 1995–Mar 1996
6-Month
23.17"
(588.52mm)
21.29"
(540.77mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1994 1918
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2016
Sep 1995–Mar 1996
7-Month
26.75"
(679.45mm)
25.49"
(647.45mm)
1.26"
(32.00mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1994 1985
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2016
Ties: 1997
Aug 1995–Mar 1996
8-Month
36.44"
(925.58mm)
30.75"
(781.05mm)
5.69"
(144.53mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1994 2002
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2016
Jul 1995–Mar 1996
9-Month
40.91"
(1,039.11mm)
36.29"
(921.77mm)
4.62"
(117.34mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1994 1955
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1965
Jun 1995–Mar 1996
10-Month
49.07"
(1,246.38mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
8.06"
(204.73mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1994 1955
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1965
May 1995–Mar 1996
11-Month
51.90"
(1,318.26mm)
44.60"
(1,132.84mm)
7.30"
(185.42mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1994 1955
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1929
Apr 1995–Mar 1996
12-Month
52.99"
(1,345.95mm)
47.97"
(1,218.44mm)
5.02"
(127.51mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1994 1955
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1929
Oct 1994–Mar 1996
18-Month
81.53"
(2,070.86mm)
69.29"
(1,759.97mm)
12.24"
(310.89mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1995 1955
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1965
Apr 1994–Mar 1996
24-Month
109.51"
(2,781.55mm)
95.93"
(2,436.62mm)
13.58"
(344.93mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1995 1955
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1930
Apr 1993–Mar 1996
36-Month
149.63"
(3,800.60mm)
144.02"
(3,658.11mm)
5.61"
(142.49mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1994 1957
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1930
Apr 1992–Mar 1996
48-Month
209.67"
(5,325.62mm)
191.88"
(4,873.75mm)
17.79"
(451.87mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1995 1957
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1998
Apr 1991–Mar 1996
60-Month
257.07"
(6,529.58mm)
239.76"
(6,089.90mm)
17.31"
(439.68mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1995 1957
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1966

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 16, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/