Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1972
1-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1987
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1919
Ties: 1938, 1979, 1982, 2009
Sep–Oct 1972
2-Month
68.2°F
(20.1°C)
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1967
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2019
Ties: 1938, 1961
Aug–Oct 1972
3-Month
71.5°F
(21.9°C)
71.9°F
(22.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1967
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2007
Ties: 1930, 1950, 1977, 1989
Jul–Oct 1972
4-Month
73.2°F
(22.9°C)
73.9°F
(23.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1967
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2016
Ties: 1913, 1918, 1961, 1969, 1996
Jun–Oct 1972
5-Month
73.1°F
(22.8°C)
74.5°F
(23.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1967
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2016
Ties: 1979
May–Oct 1972
6-Month
72.0°F
(22.2°C)
73.8°F
(23.2°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1967
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2019
Apr–Oct 1972
7-Month
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
72.1°F
(22.3°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1967, 1976
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2019
Ties: 1917
Mar–Oct 1972
8-Month
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1967
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2016
Feb–Oct 1972
9-Month
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1967
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2019
Ties: 1964
Jan–Oct 1972
10-Month
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2017, 2019
Ties: 1902, 1917, 1971
Dec 1971–Oct 1972
11-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1964
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2016
Ties: 1943
Nov 1971–Oct 1972
12-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2016
Ties: 1946, 2014
May 1971–Oct 1972
18-Month
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1968
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2016, 2017
Ties: 1941, 1946, 1947
Nov 1970–Oct 1972
24-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1964
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Ties: 1917, 1919, 1960, 1980, 1989
Nov 1969–Oct 1972
36-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1968, 1969
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2018
Ties: 1919, 1920, 1977
Nov 1968–Oct 1972
48-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1969
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2019
Ties: 1918, 1965, 1980, 1981, 1984
Nov 1967–Oct 1972
60-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2019
Ties: 1906, 1981

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/