Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2008

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2008
1-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
5.4°F
(3.0°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2006 1917
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 2006
Nov–Dec 2008
2-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1917
41st Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 1940, 2019
Oct–Dec 2008
3-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
67th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 1899, 2009
Sep–Dec 2008
4-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
71st Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1931, 2015
Ties: 1964, 1977, 1993, 2009
Aug–Dec 2008
5-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
74th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2007
Ties: 1895, 1928, 1932, 1939, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1977
Jul–Dec 2008
6-Month
65.9°F
(18.8°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 1961, 1972, 2009, 2013, 2014
Jun–Dec 2008
7-Month
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1976
48th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 1946, 1977, 1987, 2012
May–Dec 2008
8-Month
68.0°F
(20.0°C)
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1917, 1976
67th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 1912, 1927, 1938, 1949
Apr–Dec 2008
9-Month
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1976
68th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 1938, 1951, 1973, 1975, 1984
Mar–Dec 2008
10-Month
66.1°F
(18.9°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1917
55th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 2005, 2009
Feb–Dec 2008
11-Month
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1917
41st Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2016
Ties: 1908, 1918, 1949, 1982, 1999
Jan–Dec 2008
12-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1901, 1917, 1958, 1963, 1966, 1969
44th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2017
Ties: 1897, 1908
Jul 2007–Dec 2008
18-Month
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2006 1968
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2017
Ties: 2006
Jan 2007–Dec 2008
24-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2006 1969
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2017
Ties: 1932, 1939, 1986, 1990
Jan 2006–Dec 2008
36-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2006 1968, 1969
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2017, 2019
Ties: 1934, 2013
Jan 2005–Dec 2008
48-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2007 1969
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2019, 2020
Ties: 1934, 2007, 2012, 2016
Jan 2004–Dec 2008
60-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2007 1969, 1970
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2020
Ties: 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on February 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/