Climate at a Glance

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1988
1-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-5.3°F
(-2.9°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1987
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 1919
Sep–Oct 1988
2-Month
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1967
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2019
Ties: 1948
Aug–Oct 1988
3-Month
70.5°F
(21.4°C)
71.9°F
(22.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1967
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2007
Ties: 1924, 1982
Jul–Oct 1988
4-Month
72.8°F
(22.7°C)
73.9°F
(23.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1967
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2016
Ties: 1929, 1946, 1957, 1982
Jun–Oct 1988
5-Month
73.3°F
(22.9°C)
74.5°F
(23.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1967
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2016
Ties: 1908, 1929, 1963, 1965
May–Oct 1988
6-Month
72.4°F
(22.4°C)
73.8°F
(23.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1967
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2018, 2019
Ties: 1964
Apr–Oct 1988
7-Month
70.9°F
(21.6°C)
72.1°F
(22.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1967, 1976
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2019
Ties: 1907
Mar–Oct 1988
8-Month
68.8°F
(20.4°C)
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1967
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2016
Ties: 1964
Feb–Oct 1988
9-Month
66.1°F
(18.9°C)
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1967
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2019
Ties: 1940
Jan–Oct 1988
10-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1940
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017, 2019
Ties: 1895, 1924, 1967, 1978
Dec 1987–Oct 1988
11-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1964
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2016
Nov 1987–Oct 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: 1981 1940
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2016
Ties: 1901, 1915
May 1987–Oct 1988
18-Month
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1968
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2016, 2017
Ties: 1917, 1970, 1978
Nov 1986–Oct 1988
24-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1964
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1983
Nov 1985–Oct 1988
36-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1968, 1969
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2018
Ties: 1909, 1936, 1943, 1944, 1956, 1957, 1976, 1990
Nov 1984–Oct 1988
48-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1969
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2019
Ties: 1911, 1927, 1937, 1938, 1944, 1946, 1976, 1989, 1998
Nov 1983–Oct 1988
60-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1970
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2020
Ties: 1910, 1924, 1930, 1931, 1941, 1943, 1958, 1986

Citing This Page

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