Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1987
1-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1960
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1952
Feb–Mar 1987
2-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1960
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 2014
Jan–Mar 1987
3-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1958
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 1990
Dec 1986–Mar 1987
4-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1978
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Nov 1986–Mar 1987
5-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1902, 1940, 1977
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 1932
Ties: 1928
Oct 1986–Mar 1987
6-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1986 1932
Ties: 1928, 1942, 2013
Sep 1986–Mar 1987
7-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1977
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 1932
Ties: 1920, 1954, 1985
Aug 1986–Mar 1987
8-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1919, 1994, 2003
Jul 1986–Mar 1987
9-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1977
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1909, 1916, 1921, 1942, 1992, 1994, 2005
Jun 1986–Mar 1987
10-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.7°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1977
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
May 1986–Mar 1987
11-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1977
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1898, 1933, 1954, 1972, 1976, 1986, 2007, 2011
Apr 1986–Mar 1987
12-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1977
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1950, 1986, 1992, 2000, 2005
Oct 1985–Mar 1987
18-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1905
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Apr 1985–Mar 1987
24-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1969
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1923, 2007
Apr 1984–Mar 1987
36-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1970
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2018
Ties: 1951, 1955, 1976, 1999
Apr 1983–Mar 1987
48-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1970
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2020
Ties: Numerous
Apr 1982–Mar 1987
60-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1970
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2020
Ties: 1910, 1911, 1913, 1928, 1940, 1945, 1948, 1988

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/