Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1996
1-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1917
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2015
Ties: 1941
Nov–Dec 1996
2-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1917
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2015
Ties: 1912, 1974
Oct–Dec 1996
3-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1917
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2015
Ties: 1913, 1983
Sep–Dec 1996
4-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1917
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 1931, 2015
Ties: 2010
Aug–Dec 1996
5-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1917
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2007
Ties: 1968, 1992, 1995
Jul–Dec 1996
6-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1917
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2015
Ties: 1913, 1920, 1924, 1945, 1960, 1988, 1995
Jun–Dec 1996
7-Month
66.8°F
(19.3°C)
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1976
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2015
Ties: 1913, 1972
May–Dec 1996
8-Month
67.5°F
(19.7°C)
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1917, 1976
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2015
Ties: 1940, 1947, 1957, 1958, 1964
Apr–Dec 1996
9-Month
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1992 1976
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2015
Ties: 1914, 1935, 1940, 1944
Mar–Dec 1996
10-Month
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1992 1917
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2015
Ties: 1915, 1940, 1947, 1958, 1961, 2013
Feb–Dec 1996
11-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1992 1917
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Ties: 1907, 1915, 1916, 1928, 1962, 1989
Jan–Dec 1996
12-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1901, 1917, 1958, 1963, 1966, 1969
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1915, 1947, 1962
Jul 1995–Dec 1996
18-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1968
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1924, 1961, 1970, 1988
Jan 1995–Dec 1996
24-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1969
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1914, 1929
Jan 1994–Dec 1996
36-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1968, 1969
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017, 2019
Ties: 1897, 1912, 1924, 1926, 1941, 1944, 1994
Jan 1993–Dec 1996
48-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1969
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2019
Ties: 1910, 1912, 1914, 1931, 1959, 1976, 1985, 1995
Jan 1992–Dec 1996
60-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1969, 1970
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2020
Ties: 1902, 1914, 1915, 1921, 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 27, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/