Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1988
1-Month
80.6°F
(27.0°C)
78.7°F
(25.9°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1969
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2007
Ties: 1968
Jul–Aug 1988
2-Month
80.1°F
(26.7°C)
79.2°F
(26.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1967
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2016
Ties: 1941, 1956, 2018
Jun–Aug 1988
3-Month
78.5°F
(25.8°C)
78.5°F
(25.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1967
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2010
Ties: 1960, 1968, 2012
May–Aug 1988
4-Month
75.9°F
(24.4°C)
76.4°F
(24.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1967
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2010
Ties: 1945
Apr–Aug 1988
5-Month
73.1°F
(22.8°C)
73.6°F
(23.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1961
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2010
Ties: 1895, 1918, 1919, 1929, 1963, 1964
Mar–Aug 1988
6-Month
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1971
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2016
Ties: 1965, 1975
Feb–Aug 1988
7-Month
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1895
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2011, 2016
Ties: 1914, 1917, 1923, 1926, 1980, 1984, 1992
Jan–Aug 1988
8-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1940
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1901, 1915, 1983
Dec 1987–Aug 1988
9-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1904, 1940
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2016
Ties: 1926, 1996
Nov 1987–Aug 1988
10-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1904, 1940
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2016
Ties: 1910, 1941, 1979, 2001, 2003
Oct 1987–Aug 1988
11-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1904
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2016, 2017
Ties: 1912, 1971, 1981
Sep 1987–Aug 1988
12-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1904
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1967, 1982, 1984, 1996
Mar 1987–Aug 1988
18-Month
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1968
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1914, 1962, 1980
Sep 1986–Aug 1988
24-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1969
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1900, 1901, 1910, 1940, 1972, 1993, 2014
Sep 1985–Aug 1988
36-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1970
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2018
Ties: 1937, 1944, 1957, 1975, 1986
Sep 1984–Aug 1988
48-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1969, 1970
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2019
Ties: 1899, 1922, 1924, 1925, 1932, 1937, 1945, 1949, 1951, 1954, 1975, 1987, 1994, 2003
Sep 1983–Aug 1988
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
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2019
Ties: 1901, 1911, 1913, 1928, 1943, 1948, 1958, 1998

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/