Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1997
1-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1917
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 2004
Nov–Dec 1997
2-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1917
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 2002
Oct–Dec 1997
3-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1917
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 1895, 1958
Sep–Dec 1997
4-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1917
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1931, 2015
Ties: 1907, 1924, 1983
Aug–Dec 1997
5-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1917
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2007
Jul–Dec 1997
6-Month
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1917
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 1916, 1968
Jun–Dec 1997
7-Month
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 1904, 1962, 1969
May–Dec 1997
8-Month
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917, 1976
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Apr–Dec 1997
9-Month
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.8°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 1903
Mar–Dec 1997
10-Month
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1992 1917
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 1914, 1981, 1989
Feb–Dec 1997
11-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Ties: 1930, 1961, 1974
Jan–Dec 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 1901, 1917, 1958, 1963, 1966, 1969
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1937, 1965, 1977, 1989, 2000, 2014
Jul 1996–Dec 1997
18-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1968
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1901, 1903, 1944, 1962, 1965, 1989
Jan 1996–Dec 1997
24-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1969
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1910, 1976, 1983
Jan 1995–Dec 1997
36-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1968, 1969
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1901, 1919, 1930, 1959, 1977, 1984
Jan 1994–Dec 1997
48-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1969
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2018
Ties: 1901, 1958, 1973, 1977
Jan 1993–Dec 1997
60-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1969, 1970
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2018
Ties: 1901, 1910, 1943, 1959, 1977

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/