Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1972
1-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1960
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1951, 1988
Feb–Mar 1972
2-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1960
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1896, 1970, 1983
Jan–Mar 1972
3-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1958
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 1990
Dec 1971–Mar 1972
4-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 2002
Nov 1971–Mar 1972
5-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1902, 1940, 1977
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 1932
Ties: 1950, 1997
Oct 1971–Mar 1972
6-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 1932
Ties: 1950, 1957, 2002
Sep 1971–Mar 1972
7-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 1932
Aug 1971–Mar 1972
8-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2017
Ties: 1922, 1939
Jul 1971–Mar 1972
9-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1939, 1950
Jun 1971–Mar 1972
10-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1957
May 1971–Mar 1972
11-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1898, 1933, 1954, 1976, 1986, 1987, 2007, 2011
Apr 1971–Mar 1972
12-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1898, 1942, 1954, 2006
Oct 1970–Mar 1972
18-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1917, 1927, 1945, 1951, 1995
Apr 1970–Mar 1972
24-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1969
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1944, 1974, 1986, 2005
Apr 1969–Mar 1972
36-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2018
Ties: 1917, 1959, 1998
Apr 1968–Mar 1972
48-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2020
Ties: 1907, 1920, 1962, 1982, 1984
Apr 1967–Mar 1972
60-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2020
Ties: 1906, 1964, 1966, 1967

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on July 16, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/