Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1972
1-Month
78.0°F
(25.6°C)
78.7°F
(25.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1969
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2007
Ties: 1919, 2012
Jul–Aug 1972
2-Month
78.1°F
(25.6°C)
79.3°F
(26.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1967
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Ties: 1922, 1984, 1994, 2013
Jun–Aug 1972
3-Month
76.3°F
(24.6°C)
78.6°F
(25.9°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1967
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2010
May–Aug 1972
4-Month
73.9°F
(23.3°C)
76.4°F
(24.7°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1967
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2010
Apr–Aug 1972
5-Month
71.5°F
(21.9°C)
73.6°F
(23.1°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1961
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2010
Mar–Aug 1972
6-Month
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1971
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Ties: 1960
Feb–Aug 1972
7-Month
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1895
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2011, 2016
Ties: 1920
Jan–Aug 1972
8-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2017
Ties: 1941, 1967, 1984
Dec 1971–Aug 1972
9-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904, 1940
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2016
Ties: 1899, 1929, 1948, 2013
Nov 1971–Aug 1972
10-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904, 1940
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2016
Ties: 1911, 1919, 1929, 1947
Oct 1971–Aug 1972
11-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2016, 2017
Ties: 1919, 1923, 1934, 2010
Sep 1971–Aug 1972
12-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1923
Mar 1971–Aug 1972
18-Month
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1968
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2017
Ties: 1917, 1971, 1978, 1979, 1981, 1983, 1997
Sep 1970–Aug 1972
24-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1969
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1900, 1901, 1910, 1940, 1988, 1993, 2014
Sep 1969–Aug 1972
36-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2018
Ties: 1902, 1916, 1918, 1977
Sep 1968–Aug 1972
48-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1969, 1970
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2019
Ties: 1906, 1965, 1978, 1981, 1984
Sep 1967–Aug 1972
60-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2019
Ties: 1905, 1966, 1981

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/