Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1998
1-Month
79.4°F
(26.3°C)
78.7°F
(25.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1969
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2007
Ties: 1895, 1898, 1928, 2017
Jul–Aug 1998
2-Month
80.9°F
(27.2°C)
79.3°F
(26.3°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1967
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2016
Jun–Aug 1998
3-Month
80.6°F
(27.0°C)
78.5°F
(25.8°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1967
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2010
Ties: 1952, 1986
May–Aug 1998
4-Month
78.7°F
(25.9°C)
76.5°F
(24.7°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1967
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1899 2010
Apr–Aug 1998
5-Month
75.4°F
(24.1°C)
73.6°F
(23.1°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1961
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2010
Mar–Aug 1998
6-Month
71.6°F
(22.0°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1971
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Ties: 1925, 1935, 1948, 1995, 2004
Feb–Aug 1998
7-Month
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1895
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2011, 2016
Jan–Aug 1998
8-Month
65.9°F
(18.8°C)
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1940
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2017
Ties: 1939, 1952, 1991
Dec 1997–Aug 1998
9-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1904, 1940
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2016
Ties: 1939, 2007
Nov 1997–Aug 1998
10-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1904, 1940
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Ties: 1909
Oct 1997–Aug 1998
11-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1904
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016, 2017
Ties: 1922, 1954
Sep 1997–Aug 1998
12-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1904
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1942, 1954, 1995
Mar 1997–Aug 1998
18-Month
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1968
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1899, 1900, 1906, 1926, 1927, 2004, 2009
Sep 1996–Aug 1998
24-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1969
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1909, 1952, 2010
Sep 1995–Aug 1998
36-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1970
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2018
Ties: 1901, 1907, 1959, 1973, 1989
Sep 1994–Aug 1998
48-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1969, 1970
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2019
Ties: 1901, 1940, 1944, 1947, 1986, 1990, 1995
Sep 1993–Aug 1998
60-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1970
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2019
Ties: 1901, 1911, 1913, 1928, 1943, 1948, 1958, 1988

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/