Climate at a Glance

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1973
1-Month
78.2°F
(25.7°C)
78.7°F
(25.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1969
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2007
Ties: 1908, 1910, 1915, 1917, 1921, 1939, 1940
Jul–Aug 1973
2-Month
78.8°F
(26.0°C)
79.2°F
(26.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1967
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Ties: 1908, 1917, 1921, 1940, 1969, 2014
Jun–Aug 1973
3-Month
78.0°F
(25.6°C)
78.5°F
(25.8°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1967
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2010
Ties: 1955, 1982
May–Aug 1973
4-Month
75.6°F
(24.2°C)
76.5°F
(24.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1967
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2010
Ties: 1984, 1989
Apr–Aug 1973
5-Month
72.4°F
(22.4°C)
73.5°F
(23.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1961
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2010
Ties: 1984
Mar–Aug 1973
6-Month
70.0°F
(21.1°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1971
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Ties: 1909, 1912, 1927, 1930, 1937, 1968
Feb–Aug 1973
7-Month
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1895
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2011, 2016
Ties: 1963
Jan–Aug 1973
8-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1940
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2017
Ties: 1970
Dec 1972–Aug 1973
9-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904, 1940
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2016
Ties: 1917, 1959, 1976, 1994
Nov 1972–Aug 1973
10-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904, 1940
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2016
Ties: 1917, 1956, 1980, 1983, 2014
Oct 1972–Aug 1973
11-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2016, 2017
Ties: 1956, 1980, 1983
Sep 1972–Aug 1973
12-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1944, 1956, 1997
Mar 1972–Aug 1973
18-Month
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1968
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1940, 1951
Sep 1971–Aug 1973
24-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1969
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1914, 1930, 1936, 1937, 1945, 1947, 1951, 2001, 2004
Sep 1970–Aug 1973
36-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2018
Ties: 1901, 1907, 1959, 1989, 1998
Sep 1969–Aug 1973
48-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1969, 1970
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2019
Ties: 1902, 1915, 1919, 1960, 1985
Sep 1968–Aug 1973
60-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2019
Ties: 1919, 1979, 1984

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 11, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/