Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1981
1-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1960
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Ties: 1950, 1980
Feb–Mar 1981
2-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1960
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2012
Jan–Mar 1981
3-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1958
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1990
Ties: 1970
Dec 1980–Mar 1981
4-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Nov 1980–Mar 1981
5-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1902, 1940, 1977
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1932
Ties: 1968
Oct 1980–Mar 1981
6-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1932
Ties: 1915, 1968, 1970
Sep 1980–Mar 1981
7-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1932
Ties: 1936
Aug 1980–Mar 1981
8-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Ties: 1951, 1966, 2010
Jul 1980–Mar 1981
9-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1977
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2017
Ties: 1912, 1965, 2014
Jun 1980–Mar 1981
10-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1977
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2017
Ties: 2001
May 1980–Mar 1981
11-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1977
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2017
Ties: 1982, 2014
Apr 1980–Mar 1981
12-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1977
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2017
Ties: 1973, 2010
Oct 1979–Mar 1981
18-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1905
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Ties: 1906, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1971, 1980
Apr 1979–Mar 1981
24-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1969
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Ties: 1967
Apr 1978–Mar 1981
36-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1970
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2018
Ties: 1902, 1916, 1918, 1942, 1984
Apr 1977–Mar 1981
48-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1970
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2020
Ties: 1904, 1906, 1918, 1983
Apr 1976–Mar 1981
60-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/