Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1940
1-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1960
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1932, 1965
Feb–Mar 1940
2-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1934 1960
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Jan–Mar 1940
3-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
-5.3°F
(-2.9°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1958
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1990
Dec 1939–Mar 1940
4-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
-4.0°F
(-2.2°C)
4th Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Nov 1939–Mar 1940
5-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
-3.9°F
(-2.1°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1902 1902, 1940, 1977
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Ties: 1902, 1977
Oct 1939–Mar 1940
6-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1977
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Ties: 1931, 1969
Sep 1939–Mar 1940
7-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1977
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Aug 1939–Mar 1940
8-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1977
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1931
Jul 1939–Mar 1940
9-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1977
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1978
Jun 1939–Mar 1940
10-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1977
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1936
May 1939–Mar 1940
11-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1977
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1914
Apr 1939–Mar 1940
12-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1977
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1931, 1963, 1980
Oct 1938–Mar 1940
18-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1905
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1942, 1947, 1948, 1997, 1998
Apr 1938–Mar 1940
24-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1969
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1909, 1920, 1924, 1929, 1951, 1973, 1993
Apr 1937–Mar 1940
36-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1970
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2018
Ties: 1901, 1911, 1925, 1943, 1948, 1973, 1986, 1990, 1996
Apr 1936–Mar 1940
48-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1970
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2019
Ties: Numerous
Apr 1935–Mar 1940
60-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1970
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2019
Ties: 1910, 1911, 1913, 1928, 1945, 1948, 1987, 1988

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 8, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/