Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1998
1-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1960
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2012
Feb–Mar 1998
2-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1960
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2012
Ties: 1910, 1984
Jan–Mar 1998
3-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1958
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 1990
Ties: 1898
Dec 1997–Mar 1998
4-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1978
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2012
Ties: 1935, 2009
Nov 1997–Mar 1998
5-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1902, 1940, 1977
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 1932
Ties: 1917, 1943, 1962, 1983, 1985, 2004
Oct 1997–Mar 1998
6-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1977
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 1932
Ties: 1897, 1953, 2004
Sep 1997–Mar 1998
7-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1977
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1997 1932
Ties: 1911, 1994
Aug 1997–Mar 1998
8-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1977
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2017
Ties: 1938, 1953, 1962, 1979
Jul 1997–Mar 1998
9-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1977
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2017
Ties: 1911, 1919, 1926, 1979, 2004, 2009
Jun 1997–Mar 1998
10-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1977
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2017
Ties: 1896, 1906, 1917, 1961, 1962, 1983, 1984
May 1997–Mar 1998
11-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1977
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2017
Ties: 1910, 1951, 1973, 1996, 2010
Apr 1997–Mar 1998
12-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1977
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2017
Ties: 1908, 1924, 1936, 1951, 1966, 1978
Oct 1996–Mar 1998
18-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1905
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2017
Ties: 1940, 1942, 1947, 1948, 1997
Apr 1996–Mar 1998
24-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1969
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2017
Ties: 1914, 1952, 1996, 2014
Apr 1995–Mar 1998
36-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1970
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2018
Ties: 1917, 1959, 1972
Apr 1994–Mar 1998
48-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1970
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2020
Ties: 1912, 1913, 1986
Apr 1993–Mar 1998
60-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1970
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2020
Ties: 1931, 1943, 1974, 1996

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/