Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1970
1-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2015
Ties: 1940
Nov–Dec 1970
2-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2015
Ties: 1929
Oct–Dec 1970
3-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2015
Ties: 1911, 1942, 1991
Sep–Dec 1970
4-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1931, 2015
Ties: 1982, 1994
Aug–Dec 1970
5-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2007
Jul–Dec 1970
6-Month
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2015
Ties: 1993, 2012
Jun–Dec 1970
7-Month
68.1°F
(20.1°C)
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2015
Ties: 1896, 1899, 1932, 1954, 1984
May–Dec 1970
8-Month
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917, 1976
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2015
Ties: 1987, 1991
Apr–Dec 1970
9-Month
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2015
Ties: 1902, 1936, 1956, 1971, 1978, 1999
Mar–Dec 1970
10-Month
66.5°F
(19.2°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2015
Ties: 1897, 1899, 2001
Feb–Dec 1970
11-Month
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2016
Ties: 1957, 1959, 2005
Jan–Dec 1970
12-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1901, 1917, 1958, 1963, 1966, 1969
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1918, 1943, 1987, 2013
Jul 1969–Dec 1970
18-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1968
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2017
Ties: 1924, 1961, 1988, 1996
Jan 1969–Dec 1970
24-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1969
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2017
Ties: 1918, 1979, 1981
Jan 1968–Dec 1970
36-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1968, 1969
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017, 2019
Jan 1967–Dec 1970
48-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1969
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2019
Ties: 1968
Jan 1966–Dec 1970
60-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1969, 1970
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2019
Ties: 1969

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/