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Charleston, South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1940

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1940
1-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1989, 2000
23rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Nov–Dec 1940
2-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 2000
29th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Oct–Dec 1940
3-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1976
40th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Ties: 1947, 2012
Sep–Dec 1940
4-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1976
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2015
Ties: 1958
Aug–Dec 1940
5-Month
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1976
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2015
Ties: 1953, 1957, 1966, 2010
Jul–Dec 1940
6-Month
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1976
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2015
Ties: 1939, 1945, 1959, 1964
Jun–Dec 1940
7-Month
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
70.8°F
(21.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1976
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2015
Ties: 1945, 1964, 1983, 2003, 2012
May–Dec 1940
8-Month
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
71.0°F
(21.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1976
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2015
Ties: 1960, 1996
Apr–Dec 1940
9-Month
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1976
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2015
Ties: 1983
Mar–Dec 1940
10-Month
68.0°F
(20.0°C)
69.2°F
(20.7°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1976
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Ties: 1950
Feb–Dec 1940
11-Month
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
11th Coolest Coolest to Date 1969
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Jan–Dec 1940
12-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1969
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1990
Jul 1939–Dec 1940
18-Month
65.5°F
(18.6°C)
67.1°F
(19.5°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
4th Coolest Coolest to Date 1968, 1969
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Ties: 1966
Jan 1939–Dec 1940
24-Month
65.3°F
(18.5°C)
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
24th Coolest Coolest to Date 1969
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1965, 1976, 1978
Jan 1938–Dec 1940
36-Month
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
34th Coolest Coolest to Date 1969
47th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Ties: 1943, 1945, 1972, 2005
Jan 1937–Dec 1940
48-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1969
-- -- 2018, 2019
Jan 1936–Dec 1940
60-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1969, 1970
-- -- 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on April 1, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/