Climate at a Glance

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Columbia, South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, March 2003

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1948-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 2003
1-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1960
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 1985, 1991
Feb–Mar 2003
2-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1960
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 1948, 1985
Jan–Mar 2003
3-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1978
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1990
Ties: 1959
Dec 2002–Mar 2003
4-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1978
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1949
Nov 2002–Mar 2003
5-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
47th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1949
Oct 2002–Mar 2003
6-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
41st Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1961, 1979, 1982
Sep 2002–Mar 2003
7-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1968, 1977
31st Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1995, 2013
Aug 2002–Mar 2003
8-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1968
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1962, 1987, 1992
Jul 2002–Mar 2003
9-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1968
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1992
Jun 2002–Mar 2003
10-Month
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1968
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1997
May 2002–Mar 2003
11-Month
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1968
31st Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Apr 2002–Mar 2003
12-Month
65.3°F
(18.5°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1968
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1990, 2007
Oct 2001–Mar 2003
18-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1968
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2017
Ties: 1974
Apr 2001–Mar 2003
24-Month
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1969
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Apr 2000–Mar 2003
36-Month
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1969, 1970
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2018
Ties: 1958, 1972, 1973, 1993, 2000, 2004
Apr 1999–Mar 2003
48-Month
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1970
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2019
Ties: 1976, 1989, 1990, 1994, 2011
Apr 1998–Mar 2003
60-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1970
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2019
Ties: 1991, 2009, 2013, 2015

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