Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, March 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 2003
1-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1960
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 1939
Feb–Mar 2003
2-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1960
44th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1909, 1948, 2001, 2007
Jan–Mar 2003
3-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1958
74th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1990
Ties: 1918, 1973, 2009, 2013
Dec 2002–Mar 2003
4-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1978
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1928
Nov 2002–Mar 2003
5-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1902, 1940, 1977
79th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1932
Oct 2002–Mar 2003
6-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
71st Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1932
Sep 2002–Mar 2003
7-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
56th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1932
Ties: 1897, 1901, 1919, 1925
Aug 2002–Mar 2003
8-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
56th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1919, 1987, 1994
Jul 2002–Mar 2003
9-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
49th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1897, 1954, 1989
Jun 2002–Mar 2003
10-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
47th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1897, 1909, 1916, 1945, 1953, 1954
May 2002–Mar 2003
11-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
54th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1955
Apr 2002–Mar 2003
12-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
40th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1943, 1952, 1976
Oct 2001–Mar 2003
18-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1905
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Apr 2001–Mar 2003
24-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1969
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Ties: 1935, 2006
Apr 2000–Mar 2003
36-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1970
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2018
Ties: 1909, 1924, 1929, 1932, 1945, 1946, 1949, 1956
Apr 1999–Mar 2003
48-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1970
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2020
Ties: 1923, 1952, 1955, 1957, 2006
Apr 1998–Mar 2003
60-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1970
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2020
Ties: 1936, 2008, 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 7, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/