Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1948
1-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-3.9°F
(-2.1°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1987
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1919
Ties: 1952
Sep–Oct 1948
2-Month
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.6°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1967
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2019
Ties: 1988
Aug–Oct 1948
3-Month
69.5°F
(20.8°C)
71.9°F
(22.2°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1967
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2007
Ties: 1964, 1981
Jul–Oct 1948
4-Month
72.3°F
(22.4°C)
73.8°F
(23.2°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1967
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2016
Ties: 1981
Jun–Oct 1948
5-Month
73.5°F
(23.1°C)
74.5°F
(23.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1967
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2016
Ties: 1946, 1961, 1994, 1997, 2001
May–Oct 1948
6-Month
73.1°F
(22.8°C)
73.8°F
(23.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1967
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2018, 2019
Ties: 1903, 1904, 1940
Apr–Oct 1948
7-Month
72.0°F
(22.2°C)
72.1°F
(22.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1967, 1976
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2019
Ties: 1908, 1910, 1965, 1981
Mar–Oct 1948
8-Month
70.1°F
(21.2°C)
69.8°F
(21.0°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1967
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2016
Ties: 1902, 1944, 1973, 2005, 2006, 2009
Feb–Oct 1948
9-Month
67.5°F
(19.7°C)
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1967
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2019
Ties: 1908, 1941, 1942, 1952, 1999, 2006, 2009
Jan–Oct 1948
10-Month
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1940
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017, 2019
Ties: 1980, 2003, 2013
Dec 1947–Oct 1948
11-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1964
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2016
Ties: 1980
Nov 1947–Oct 1948
12-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2016
Ties: 1971, 1976, 1979, 1984
May 1947–Oct 1948
18-Month
65.9°F
(18.8°C)
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1968
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2016, 2017
Ties: 1962, 1965, 1976, 1983, 1993
Nov 1946–Oct 1948
24-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1964
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2017
Ties: 1914, 1931, 1956, 1985
Nov 1945–Oct 1948
36-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1968, 1969
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2018
Ties: 1908, 1912, 1930, 1940, 1941, 1998
Nov 1944–Oct 1948
48-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1969
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2019
Ties: 1909, 1910, 1926, 1930, 1990, 1995
Nov 1943–Oct 1948
60-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1970
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2019
Ties: 1901, 1913, 1922, 1928, 1942, 1975, 1976, 1998

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 29, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/