Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1938
1-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015
Nov–Dec 1938
2-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2015
Ties: 1918, 1979
Oct–Dec 1938
3-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015
Ties: 1896, 1979
Sep–Dec 1938
4-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1936 1931, 2015
Ties: 1896, 1939, 1948, 1951, 1991, 2014
Aug–Dec 1938
5-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2007
Ties: 1912, 1923, 1951, 1982, 2002
Jul–Dec 1938
6-Month
66.1°F
(18.9°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015
Ties: 1906, 1949, 1980, 1994
Jun–Dec 1938
7-Month
67.4°F
(19.7°C)
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1976
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015
Ties: 1905, 1940, 2003
May–Dec 1938
8-Month
68.0°F
(20.0°C)
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917, 1976
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015
Ties: 1912, 1927, 1949, 2008
Apr–Dec 1938
9-Month
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1976
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015
Ties: 1951, 1973, 1975, 1984, 2008
Mar–Dec 1938
10-Month
66.6°F
(19.2°C)
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015
Ties: 1922, 1942, 1945, 2006
Feb–Dec 1938
11-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2016
Ties: 1911, 1939, 1946, 1985, 2002
Jan–Dec 1938
12-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1901, 1917, 1958, 1963, 1966, 1969
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2017
Ties: 1922, 1953
Jul 1937–Dec 1938
18-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1968
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2017
Ties: 1906, 1945, 1959, 1984
Jan 1937–Dec 1938
24-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1969
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2017
Ties: 1900, 1919, 1928, 1952, 1956, 1974, 1992, 2000, 2001, 2004, 2009
Jan 1936–Dec 1938
36-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1968, 1969
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Ties: 1899, 1900, 1913, 1949, 1990, 1993
Jan 1935–Dec 1938
48-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1969
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2018
Ties: 1911, 1921, 1927, 1941, 1945, 1950, 1975, 1986, 1988, 1990
Jan 1934–Dec 1938
60-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1969, 1970
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2018
Ties: 1911, 1926, 1927, 1931, 1932, 1942, 1945, 1947, 1951, 1986, 1995

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 7, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/