Climate at a Glance

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1997
1-Month
77.4°F
(25.2°C)
78.7°F
(25.9°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1969
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2007
Ties: 1944, 1961, 1974, 2013
Jul–Aug 1997
2-Month
78.9°F
(26.1°C)
79.3°F
(26.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1967
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2016
Ties: 1996
Jun–Aug 1997
3-Month
77.0°F
(25.0°C)
78.5°F
(25.8°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1967
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2010
May–Aug 1997
4-Month
74.3°F
(23.5°C)
76.4°F
(24.7°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1967
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2010
Apr–Aug 1997
5-Month
71.3°F
(21.8°C)
73.6°F
(23.1°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1961
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2010
Mar–Aug 1997
6-Month
69.5°F
(20.8°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1992 1971
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2016
Ties: 1895, 1950, 1983
Feb–Aug 1997
7-Month
66.8°F
(19.3°C)
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1895
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2011, 2016
Ties: 1929, 1950, 1989
Jan–Aug 1997
8-Month
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1940
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1994
Dec 1996–Aug 1997
9-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1904, 1940
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Ties: 1919, 1989
Nov 1996–Aug 1997
10-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1904, 1940
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Ties: 1955, 1976
Oct 1996–Aug 1997
11-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1904
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016, 2017
Ties: 1899, 1906, 1917, 2003
Sep 1996–Aug 1997
12-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1904
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1944, 1956, 1973
Mar 1996–Aug 1997
18-Month
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1968
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1917, 1971, 1972, 1978, 1979, 1981, 1983
Sep 1995–Aug 1997
24-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1969
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1903, 1906, 1916, 1931, 1960, 1962, 1963, 1981, 1989
Sep 1994–Aug 1997
36-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1970
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2018
Ties: 1910, 1914, 1926, 1940, 1994, 1996
Sep 1993–Aug 1997
48-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1969, 1970
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2019
Ties: 1913, 1942, 1958, 1977, 1996
Sep 1992–Aug 1997
60-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1970
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2020
Ties: 1912, 1922, 1931, 1942, 1959, 1974, 1977, 1986, 1996

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 13, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/