Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1997
1-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
6.8°F
(3.8°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1960
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2012
Ties: 2016
Feb–Mar 1997
2-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
5.2°F
(2.9°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1960
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2012
Jan–Mar 1997
3-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
3.9°F
(2.1°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1958
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 1990
Ties: 1950
Dec 1996–Mar 1997
4-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
3.5°F
(1.9°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1978
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2012
Nov 1996–Mar 1997
5-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1902, 1940, 1977
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 1932
Ties: 1950, 1972
Oct 1996–Mar 1997
6-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1977
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 1932
Ties: 1909, 1913, 1937, 2000
Sep 1996–Mar 1997
7-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1977
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1991 1932
Ties: 1935, 1952, 2005
Aug 1996–Mar 1997
8-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1977
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2017
Ties: 1923, 1933
Jul 1996–Mar 1997
9-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1977
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2017
Ties: 1901, 1923
Jun 1996–Mar 1997
10-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1977
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2017
Ties: 1901, 1921, 1994
May 1996–Mar 1997
11-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1977
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2017
Ties: 1923, 1934, 1942, 2000
Apr 1996–Mar 1997
12-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1977
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2017
Ties: 1901, 1916, 1934, 1946, 2013
Oct 1995–Mar 1997
18-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1905
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1940, 1942, 1947, 1948, 1998
Apr 1995–Mar 1997
24-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1969
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1910, 1926, 1936, 1947
Apr 1994–Mar 1997
36-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1970
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2018
Ties: 1900, 1908, 1913, 1921, 1938, 1953, 1975, 1994
Apr 1993–Mar 1997
48-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1970
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2020
Ties: 1901, 1910, 1930, 1932, 1947
Apr 1992–Mar 1997
60-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1970
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2020
Ties: 1909, 1922, 1941, 1942, 1959

Citing This Page

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