Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of July 2020. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1979

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Coolest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Warmest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1979
1-Month
78.9°F
(26.1°C)
78.7°F
(25.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1969
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2007
Ties: 1912, 1970, 1977
Jul–Aug 1979
2-Month
78.6°F
(25.9°C)
79.3°F
(26.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1967
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1910, 1916, 1945, 1957, 1965, 1975, 1981, 1982, 1989, 2004
Jun–Aug 1979
3-Month
76.8°F
(24.9°C)
78.5°F
(25.8°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1967
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2010
May–Aug 1979
4-Month
75.0°F
(23.9°C)
76.5°F
(24.7°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1967
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2010
Ties: 1917
Apr–Aug 1979
5-Month
72.6°F
(22.6°C)
73.6°F
(23.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1961
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2010
Ties: 1928, 1989
Mar–Aug 1979
6-Month
69.7°F
(20.9°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1971
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Feb–Aug 1979
7-Month
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1895
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2011, 2016
Jan–Aug 1979
8-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1940
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1961
Dec 1978–Aug 1979
9-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904, 1940
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Ties: 1901, 1912, 1971
Nov 1978–Aug 1979
10-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904, 1940
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Ties: 1910, 1941, 1988, 2001, 2003
Oct 1978–Aug 1979
11-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016, 2017
Sep 1978–Aug 1979
12-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1983
Mar 1978–Aug 1979
18-Month
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1968
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1917, 1971, 1972, 1978, 1981, 1983, 1997
Sep 1977–Aug 1979
24-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1969
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1904, 1919, 1965, 1971
Sep 1976–Aug 1979
36-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1904, 1906, 1966, 1971
Sep 1975–Aug 1979
48-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1969, 1970
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Ties: 1904, 1918, 1963
Sep 1974–Aug 1979
60-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1970
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Ties: 1919, 1973, 1984

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 7, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/