Climate at a Glance

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1971
1-Month
77.6°F
(25.3°C)
78.7°F
(25.9°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1969
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2007
Ties: 1948, 1966
Jul–Aug 1971
2-Month
77.9°F
(25.5°C)
79.3°F
(26.3°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1967
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Jun–Aug 1971
3-Month
77.8°F
(25.4°C)
78.5°F
(25.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1967
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2010
Ties: 1912, 1975, 1984
May–Aug 1971
4-Month
75.3°F
(24.1°C)
76.5°F
(24.7°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1967
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2010
Ties: 1946, 1974
Apr–Aug 1971
5-Month
72.3°F
(22.4°C)
73.5°F
(23.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1961
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2010
Ties: 1904, 1920
Mar–Aug 1971
6-Month
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1971
126th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Feb–Aug 1971
7-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1895
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2011, 2016
Jan–Aug 1971
8-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1940
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2017
Ties: 1912
Dec 1970–Aug 1971
9-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1904, 1940
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Ties: 1901, 1912, 1979
Nov 1970–Aug 1971
10-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1904, 1940
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2016
Ties: 1977
Oct 1970–Aug 1971
11-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1904
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2016, 2017
Ties: 1912, 1981, 1988
Sep 1970–Aug 1971
12-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1904
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2017
Ties: 1914, 1936
Mar 1970–Aug 1971
18-Month
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1968
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2017
Ties: 1917, 1972, 1978, 1979, 1981, 1983, 1997
Sep 1969–Aug 1971
24-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1969
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2017
Ties: 1904, 1919, 1965, 1979
Sep 1968–Aug 1971
36-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1970
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2018
Ties: 1904, 1906, 1966, 1979
Sep 1967–Aug 1971
48-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1969, 1970
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2019
Sep 1966–Aug 1971
60-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1970
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2020
Ties: 1968, 1969

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 19, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/