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Charleston, South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1940

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1940
1-Month
38.5°F
(3.6°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
-10.2°F
(-5.7°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1940
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1974
Dec 1939–Jan 1940
2-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
-6.5°F
(-3.7°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1940
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1972
Nov 1939–Jan 1940
3-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-6.7°F
(-3.8°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1940
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1974
Oct 1939–Jan 1940
4-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
-4.6°F
(-2.5°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1974
Sep 1939–Jan 1940
5-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
5th Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1974
Aug 1939–Jan 1940
6-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
5th Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1974
Jul 1939–Jan 1940
7-Month
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1977
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1938, 1964
Jun 1939–Jan 1940
8-Month
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
68.2°F
(20.1°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1977
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
May 1939–Jan 1940
9-Month
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
68.8°F
(20.4°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1977
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Apr 1939–Jan 1940
10-Month
66.8°F
(19.3°C)
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1977
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1963
Mar 1939–Jan 1940
11-Month
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
67.5°F
(19.7°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1977
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1951, 1966, 1969, 1981, 2001
Feb 1939–Jan 1940
12-Month
65.5°F
(18.6°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
26th Coolest Coolest to Date 1970
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1973, 1979, 1985, 1989
Aug 1938–Jan 1940
18-Month
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
65.5°F
(18.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1970
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1939, 1960, 1976, 2011
Feb 1938–Jan 1940
24-Month
66.1°F
(18.9°C)
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest to Date 1970
38th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017, 2020
Ties: 1943, 1946, 1973, 2010
Feb 1937–Jan 1940
36-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1970
-- -- 2019
Feb 1936–Jan 1940
48-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1970
-- -- 2020
Feb 1935–Jan 1940
60-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1970
-- -- 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on June 4, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/