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Columbia, South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1979

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1948-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1979
1-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
-3.7°F
(-2.0°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1950
Ties: 1961, 1963, 1968, 2010
Dec 1978–Jan 1979
2-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1972
Nov 1978–Jan 1979
3-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1949
Oct 1978–Jan 1979
4-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1972
Ties: 1993, 2000
Sep 1978–Jan 1979
5-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 1972
Ties: 1973, 1990, 1995
Aug 1978–Jan 1979
6-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 1972, 2017
Ties: 1985
Jul 1978–Jan 1979
7-Month
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Jun 1978–Jan 1979
8-Month
66.8°F
(19.3°C)
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1986, 1989
May 1978–Jan 1979
9-Month
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1976, 1994
Apr 1978–Jan 1979
10-Month
67.1°F
(19.5°C)
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1953
Mar 1978–Jan 1979
11-Month
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1956, 1996, 2009, 2010
Feb 1978–Jan 1979
12-Month
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1968
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1982, 1988, 1993
Aug 1977–Jan 1979
18-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1968, 1969
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1982, 1984, 1994
Feb 1977–Jan 1979
24-Month
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1969
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1997, 1998
Feb 1976–Jan 1979
36-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1970
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Ties: 1961
Feb 1975–Jan 1979
48-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Ties: 1961, 1983
Feb 1974–Jan 1979
60-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1970
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Ties: 1973, 1977

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/