Climate at a Glance

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1973
1-Month
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1987
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1919
Sep–Oct 1973
2-Month
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1967
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2019
Ties: 1910, 1912, 1970, 2020
Aug–Oct 1973
3-Month
73.0°F
(22.8°C)
71.9°F
(22.2°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1967
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2007
Ties: 1910, 1980
Jul–Oct 1973
4-Month
74.6°F
(23.7°C)
73.8°F
(23.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1967
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Ties: 1897, 1932, 1995
Jun–Oct 1973
5-Month
75.0°F
(23.9°C)
74.5°F
(23.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1967
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2016
Ties: 1895, 1905, 1906, 1949, 2004, 2014
May–Oct 1973
6-Month
73.8°F
(23.2°C)
73.8°F
(23.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1967
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2018, 2019
Ties: 1938, 1955, 1971, 1978, 1983, 2008
Apr–Oct 1973
7-Month
71.9°F
(22.2°C)
72.1°F
(22.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1967, 1976
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2019
Ties: 1895, 1950, 1957, 1958, 1971
Mar–Oct 1973
8-Month
70.1°F
(21.2°C)
69.8°F
(21.0°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1967
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Ties: 1902, 1944, 1948, 2005, 2006, 2009
Feb–Oct 1973
9-Month
67.1°F
(19.5°C)
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1967
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2019
Ties: 1906, 1984, 1997
Jan–Oct 1973
10-Month
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1940
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2017, 2019
Ties: 1970, 2001, 2014
Dec 1972–Oct 1973
11-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1964
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2016
Ties: 1989, 1993, 1997, 2013, 2014
Nov 1972–Oct 1973
12-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1940
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2016
Ties: 1903, 1962, 1965
May 1972–Oct 1973
18-Month
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1968
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2016, 2017
Ties: 1914, 1915, 1980, 1981, 1996
Nov 1971–Oct 1973
24-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1964
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1907, 1908, 1920, 1921, 1930, 1952, 1996, 2001, 2004
Nov 1970–Oct 1973
36-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1968, 1969
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2018
Ties: 1901, 1907, 1959, 1985, 1994, 1996
Nov 1969–Oct 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 1969
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2019
Ties: 1916, 1919, 1943, 1960, 1985
Nov 1968–Oct 1973
60-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2020
Ties: 1908, 1961, 1983, 1984

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 22, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/