Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1973
1-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
4.0°F
(2.2°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1960
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1990, 2000
Feb–Mar 1973
2-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1960
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1952, 1977
Jan–Mar 1973
3-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1958
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1990
Ties: 1918, 2003, 2009, 2013
Dec 1972–Mar 1973
4-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1903
Nov 1972–Mar 1973
5-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1902, 1940, 1977
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1932
Oct 1972–Mar 1973
6-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1932
Ties: 1943
Sep 1972–Mar 1973
7-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1932
Ties: 1934, 1989
Aug 1972–Mar 1973
8-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1928, 2013
Jul 1972–Mar 1973
9-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1928
Jun 1972–Mar 1973
10-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1899, 1908, 1912, 1930, 1959, 1988
May 1972–Mar 1973
11-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1910, 1951, 1996, 1998, 2010
Apr 1972–Mar 1973
12-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1981, 2010
Oct 1971–Mar 1973
18-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1905
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1909, 2002
Apr 1971–Mar 1973
24-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1969
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1909, 1920, 1924, 1929, 1940, 1951, 1993
Apr 1970–Mar 1973
36-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2018
Ties: 1901, 1911, 1925, 1940, 1943, 1948, 1986, 1990, 1996
Apr 1969–Mar 1973
48-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2020
Ties: 1908, 1915, 1919, 1931, 1941, 1960
Apr 1968–Mar 1973
60-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2020
Ties: 1904, 1919

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 28, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/