Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, March 2001

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 2001
1-Month
6.38"
(162.05mm)
4.28"
(108.71mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2000 2004
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1980
Feb–Mar 2001
2-Month
8.78"
(223.01mm)
8.18"
(207.77mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2000 1938
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1944
Jan–Mar 2001
3-Month
10.80"
(274.32mm)
12.01"
(305.05mm)
-1.21"
(-30.73mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1999 1938
76th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1998
Ties: 2014, 2015
Dec 2000–Mar 2001
4-Month
12.67"
(321.82mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
-2.99"
(-75.94mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1989 1938
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1998
Nov 2000–Mar 2001
5-Month
16.17"
(410.72mm)
18.27"
(464.06mm)
-2.10"
(-53.34mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 2000 1911
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Oct 2000–Mar 2001
6-Month
16.19"
(411.23mm)
21.29"
(540.77mm)
-5.10"
(-129.54mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1989 1918
101st Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2016
Sep 2000–Mar 2001
7-Month
23.82"
(605.03mm)
25.49"
(647.45mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1999 1985
69th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2016
Aug 2000–Mar 2001
8-Month
27.92"
(709.17mm)
30.75"
(781.05mm)
-2.83"
(-71.88mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1999 2002
81st Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2016
Jul 2000–Mar 2001
9-Month
32.75"
(831.85mm)
36.29"
(921.77mm)
-3.54"
(-89.92mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1999 1955
86th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1965
Jun 2000–Mar 2001
10-Month
36.54"
(928.12mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
-4.47"
(-113.53mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1999 1955
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1965
May 2000–Mar 2001
11-Month
37.75"
(958.85mm)
44.60"
(1,132.84mm)
-6.85"
(-173.99mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1994 1955
105th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1929
Apr 2000–Mar 2001
12-Month
40.54"
(1,029.72mm)
47.97"
(1,218.44mm)
-7.43"
(-188.72mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1994 1955
106th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1929
Oct 1999–Mar 2001
18-Month
60.33"
(1,532.38mm)
69.29"
(1,759.97mm)
-8.96"
(-227.59mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1989 1955
106th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1965
Apr 1999–Mar 2001
24-Month
85.48"
(2,171.19mm)
95.93"
(2,436.62mm)
-10.45"
(-265.43mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1989 1955
107th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1930
Apr 1998–Mar 2001
36-Month
130.09"
(3,304.29mm)
144.02"
(3,658.11mm)
-13.93"
(-353.82mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1989 1957
109th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1930
Apr 1997–Mar 2001
48-Month
192.12"
(4,879.85mm)
191.88"
(4,873.75mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1991 1957
57th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1998
Apr 1996–Mar 2001
60-Month
238.56"
(6,059.42mm)
239.76"
(6,089.90mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1992 1957
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1966

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 11, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/