Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1938
1-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1987
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1936 1919
Ties: 1972, 1979, 1982, 2009
Sep–Oct 1938
2-Month
68.2°F
(20.1°C)
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1967
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2019
Ties: 1961, 1972
Aug–Oct 1938
3-Month
72.4°F
(22.4°C)
71.9°F
(22.2°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1967
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2007
Ties: 1949, 1995, 2015
Jul–Oct 1938
4-Month
73.8°F
(23.2°C)
73.8°F
(23.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1967
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2016
Ties: 1920, 1922, 1923, 1927, 2006
Jun–Oct 1938
5-Month
74.2°F
(23.4°C)
74.5°F
(23.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1967
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2016
Ties: 1907, 1950, 1958, 1962, 1969
May–Oct 1938
6-Month
73.8°F
(23.2°C)
73.8°F
(23.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1967
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2018, 2019
Ties: 1955, 1971, 1973, 1978, 1983, 2008
Apr–Oct 1938
7-Month
72.2°F
(22.3°C)
72.1°F
(22.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1967, 1976
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2019
Ties: 1927, 1956, 1962, 1975, 2000
Mar–Oct 1938
8-Month
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
69.8°F
(21.0°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1967
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2016
Ties: 1908, 1955, 1985
Feb–Oct 1938
9-Month
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1967
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2019
Ties: 1896, 1927, 1933
Jan–Oct 1938
10-Month
66.1°F
(18.9°C)
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1940
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2017, 2019
Dec 1937–Oct 1938
11-Month
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1964
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2016
Ties: 1896, 1934, 1985
Nov 1937–Oct 1938
12-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1940
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2016
Ties: 1907, 1913, 1923, 1930, 1947, 1989, 1993, 2009
May 1937–Oct 1938
18-Month
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1968
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2016, 2017
Ties: 1909, 1959, 2003
Nov 1936–Oct 1938
24-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1964
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Ties: 1911, 1927, 1942, 1943, 1944, 1947, 2015
Nov 1935–Oct 1938
36-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1968, 1969
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2018
Ties: 1910, 1913, 1924, 1926, 1928, 1997
Nov 1934–Oct 1938
48-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1969
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2019
Ties: 1911, 1927, 1937, 1944, 1946, 1976, 1988, 1989, 1998
Nov 1933–Oct 1938
60-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1970
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2019
Ties: 1911, 1927, 1946, 1987, 1989

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/