Climate at a Glance

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1979
1-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1987
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1919
Ties: 1938, 1972, 1982, 2009
Sep–Oct 1979
2-Month
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1967
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Ties: 1901, 1965, 1969, 2008, 2011
Aug–Oct 1979
3-Month
71.4°F
(21.9°C)
71.9°F
(22.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1967
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2007
Ties: 1901, 1903, 1916, 1965, 2008
Jul–Oct 1979
4-Month
73.1°F
(22.8°C)
73.9°F
(23.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1967
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1904, 1914, 1940, 1950, 1965
Jun–Oct 1979
5-Month
73.1°F
(22.8°C)
74.5°F
(23.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1967
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1972
May–Oct 1979
6-Month
72.5°F
(22.5°C)
73.8°F
(23.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1967
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018, 2019
Ties: 1961, 1994
Apr–Oct 1979
7-Month
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
72.1°F
(22.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1967, 1976
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Ties: 1903
Mar–Oct 1979
8-Month
69.2°F
(20.7°C)
69.8°F
(21.0°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1967
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1915, 1916, 1950, 1974, 1983, 1997, 2001
Feb–Oct 1979
9-Month
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1967
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Ties: 1904, 1968, 1978
Jan–Oct 1979
10-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1940
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017, 2019
Ties: 1969
Dec 1978–Oct 1979
11-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1964
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Ties: 1920, 1960, 1981
Nov 1978–Oct 1979
12-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1940
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Ties: 1948, 1971, 1976, 1984
May 1978–Oct 1979
18-Month
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1968
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016, 2017
Ties: 1910, 1931, 1960, 1984, 2001
Nov 1977–Oct 1979
24-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1964
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1904, 1941, 1977, 1982
Nov 1976–Oct 1979
36-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1968, 1969
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1904, 1966, 1971, 1978
Nov 1975–Oct 1979
48-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1969
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Ties: 1961, 1963
Nov 1974–Oct 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: 1972 1970
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/