Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1938
1-Month
80.8°F
(27.1°C)
78.7°F
(25.9°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1969
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1926 2007
Ties: 1926
Jul–Aug 1938
2-Month
79.5°F
(26.4°C)
79.3°F
(26.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1967
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2016
Ties: 1959
Jun–Aug 1938
3-Month
78.1°F
(25.6°C)
78.5°F
(25.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1967
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2010
Ties: 1903, 1917, 1922, 1930, 1962, 1994
May–Aug 1938
4-Month
76.6°F
(24.8°C)
76.4°F
(24.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1929 1967
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2010
Ties: 1906, 1915, 1916, 1955, 1970, 1983, 1996, 2020
Apr–Aug 1938
5-Month
73.7°F
(23.2°C)
73.5°F
(23.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1961
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2010
Ties: 1912, 1926, 1937, 1960, 1965, 2020
Mar–Aug 1938
6-Month
71.4°F
(21.9°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1971
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2016
Ties: 1905, 1921, 1955, 1990, 2000, 2007
Feb–Aug 1938
7-Month
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1895
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1925 2011, 2016
Ties: 1896, 2020
Jan–Aug 1938
8-Month
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1940
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2017
Ties: 1954, 1986
Dec 1937–Aug 1938
9-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1904, 1940
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2016
Ties: 1898, 1909, 1921, 1922, 1986
Nov 1937–Aug 1938
10-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1904, 1940
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2016
Ties: 1903, 1945, 1987, 2004, 2010, 2015
Oct 1937–Aug 1938
11-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1904
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2016, 2017
Ties: 1930, 1948, 1955, 1976
Sep 1937–Aug 1938
12-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1904
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2017
Ties: 1908, 1994
Mar 1937–Aug 1938
18-Month
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1968
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2017
Ties: 1921, 1936, 1975, 1976, 1985, 1994, 2001
Sep 1936–Aug 1938
24-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1969
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Ties: 1897, 1928, 1990, 2002
Sep 1935–Aug 1938
36-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1970
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2018
Ties: 1911, 1930, 1990
Sep 1934–Aug 1938
48-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1969, 1970
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2019
Ties: 1928, 1930, 1939, 1946, 1956, 1976, 1989, 1999, 2004
Sep 1933–Aug 1938
60-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1970
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2020
Ties: 1900, 1924, 1926, 1929, 1932, 1951, 1976, 1989, 1992, 2005

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on May 6, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/