Climate at a Glance

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1973
1-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1974
Ties: 1971, 2008
Dec 1972–Jan 1973
2-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1932
Ties: 1927, 1989, 1997
Nov 1972–Jan 1973
3-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1932
Ties: 1917, 1979, 1992
Oct 1972–Jan 1973
4-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1932
Ties: 1927, 1935, 1954, 2018
Sep 1972–Jan 1973
5-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1932
Ties: 1926, 2018
Aug 1972–Jan 1973
6-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918, 1977
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1932
Ties: 1960, 1985
Jul 1972–Jan 1973
7-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1932
Ties: 1983, 1985, 2004, 2015
Jun 1972–Jan 1973
8-Month
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1932
Ties: 1930, 1981, 1984, 1998, 2014
May 1972–Jan 1973
9-Month
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1932
Ties: 1931, 1936, 1948, 1951, 1956, 1958, 2001
Apr 1972–Jan 1973
10-Month
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Mar 1972–Jan 1973
11-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1910, 1959, 1962, 1966
Feb 1972–Jan 1973
12-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1951, 1963
Aug 1971–Jan 1973
18-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1899, 1907, 1917, 1937, 1940, 1954, 1955, 1957, 1958
Feb 1971–Jan 1973
24-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2020
Ties: 1930, 1942, 1979, 1990, 1997, 1998
Feb 1970–Jan 1973
36-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2019, 2020
Ties: 1908, 1910, 1912, 1926, 1938, 1943, 1945, 1995
Feb 1969–Jan 1973
48-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2020
Ties: 1907, 1919, 1978, 1981, 1985
Feb 1968–Jan 1973
60-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2020
Ties: 1919, 1984

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on November 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/