Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1978
1-Month
79.5°F
(26.4°C)
78.7°F
(25.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1969
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2007
Ties: 2015
Jul–Aug 1978
2-Month
79.8°F
(26.6°C)
79.3°F
(26.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1967
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Ties: 1907, 1968, 1991
Jun–Aug 1978
3-Month
78.9°F
(26.1°C)
78.5°F
(25.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1967
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2010
Ties: 1906, 1933, 1948, 1995
May–Aug 1978
4-Month
76.4°F
(24.7°C)
76.4°F
(24.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1967
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2010
Ties: 1908, 1918, 1957, 1965, 2005
Apr–Aug 1978
5-Month
73.8°F
(23.2°C)
73.6°F
(23.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1961
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2010
Ties: 1922, 1958, 1962
Mar–Aug 1978
6-Month
70.1°F
(21.2°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1971
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Ties: 1906, 1941, 2014
Feb–Aug 1978
7-Month
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1895
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2011, 2016
Ties: 1901, 1915, 1968, 1969
Jan–Aug 1978
8-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1940
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1966
Dec 1977–Aug 1978
9-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1904, 1940
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Nov 1977–Aug 1978
10-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1904, 1940
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Ties: 1915, 1931, 1958, 1966
Oct 1977–Aug 1978
11-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1904
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016, 2017
Ties: 1902, 1931, 1964, 1966, 1969, 1977
Sep 1977–Aug 1978
12-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1904
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1963
Mar 1977–Aug 1978
18-Month
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1968
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1917, 1971, 1972, 1979, 1981, 1983, 1997
Sep 1976–Aug 1978
24-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1969
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1964
Sep 1975–Aug 1978
36-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1905, 1960, 1964
Sep 1974–Aug 1978
48-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1969, 1970
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1906, 1965, 1972, 1981, 1984
Sep 1973–Aug 1978
60-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1970
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1915, 1916, 1917

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 13, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/