Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1979
1-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Nov–Dec 1979
2-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1918, 1938
Oct–Dec 1979
3-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1896, 1938
Sep–Dec 1979
4-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1931, 2015
Ties: 1895, 1905, 1928, 1940
Aug–Dec 1979
5-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2007
Ties: 1908, 2010
Jul–Dec 1979
6-Month
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1905, 1918, 1940
Jun–Dec 1979
7-Month
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1907, 1935, 1965, 1995
May–Dec 1979
8-Month
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917, 1976
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 2000
Apr–Dec 1979
9-Month
66.6°F
(19.2°C)
67.1°F
(19.5°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1916, 1928, 1929
Mar–Dec 1979
10-Month
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1913, 1944, 2000
Feb–Dec 1979
11-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1903, 1910, 1940, 1981
Jan–Dec 1979
12-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1901, 1917, 1958, 1963, 1966, 1969
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1903
Jul 1978–Dec 1979
18-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1968
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2017
Ties: 1920, 1928, 1936
Jan 1978–Dec 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: 1970 1969
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1918, 1970, 1981
Jan 1977–Dec 1979
36-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1968, 1969
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017, 2019
Ties: 1906, 1917, 1983
Jan 1976–Dec 1979
48-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1969
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Ties: 1961, 1964, 1971, 1981
Jan 1975–Dec 1979
60-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1969, 1970
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Ties: 1907, 1984

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/