Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2003
1-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2015
Ties: 1954
Nov–Dec 2003
2-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1896, 1941
Oct–Dec 2003
3-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1972
Sep–Dec 2003
4-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
60th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1931, 2015
Ties: 1949
Aug–Dec 2003
5-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2007
Ties: 1899, 1915, 1959, 1972
Jul–Dec 2003
6-Month
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
66th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2015
Ties: 1939, 1948, 1959, 1975
Jun–Dec 2003
7-Month
67.4°F
(19.7°C)
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1976
75th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2015
Ties: 1905, 1938, 1940
May–Dec 2003
8-Month
67.8°F
(19.9°C)
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917, 1976
74th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2015
Ties: 1908, 1918, 1952, 1954, 1994
Apr–Dec 2003
9-Month
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1976
80th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2015
Ties: 1945, 1952, 1955, 1995, 2013
Mar–Dec 2003
10-Month
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
58th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2015
Ties: 1918, 1959, 1971, 1987, 1995
Feb–Dec 2003
11-Month
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
56th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2016
Ties: 1899, 1942, 1955, 1973, 1984, 2014
Jan–Dec 2003
12-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1901, 1917, 1958, 1963, 1966, 1969
77th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1909, 1926, 1929, 1944, 1971, 1984
Jul 2002–Dec 2003
18-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1968
49th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1926, 1931, 1937, 1955, 1956, 1971, 2000, 2013
Jan 2002–Dec 2003
24-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1969
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1923, 1926, 1927
Jan 2001–Dec 2003
36-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1968, 1969
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017, 2019
Ties: 1932, 1939, 1946, 1955, 1987, 2002, 2004, 2011
Jan 2000–Dec 2003
48-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1969
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2019
Ties: 1899, 1923, 1924, 1928, 1932, 1946, 1948, 1951, 1953
Jan 1999–Dec 2003
60-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1969, 1970
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2020
Ties: 1900, 1923, 1925, 1949, 1954, 1955, 1990, 2004

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 4, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/