Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1940
1-Month
33.5°F
(0.8°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-11.1°F
(-6.2°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
128th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1974
Dec 1939–Jan 1940
2-Month
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
-5.5°F
(-3.1°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1918
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Ties: 1904
Nov 1939–Jan 1940
3-Month
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
-4.9°F
(-2.7°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1918
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Oct 1939–Jan 1940
4-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.6°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1918
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Ties: 1931
Sep 1939–Jan 1940
5-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Aug 1939–Jan 1940
6-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918, 1977
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Ties: 1931, 1951
Jul 1939–Jan 1940
7-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1977
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Ties: 1936
Jun 1939–Jan 1940
8-Month
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1977
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Ties: 1996
May 1939–Jan 1940
9-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1977
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Ties: 1908, 1911, 1963, 1975
Apr 1939–Jan 1940
10-Month
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1977
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1910, 1936
Mar 1939–Jan 1940
11-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1944, 1945, 1998, 2001
Feb 1939–Jan 1940
12-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1899, 1927, 1935, 1976, 1978, 2004
Aug 1938–Jan 1940
18-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1905
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2017
Ties: 1899, 1907, 1917, 1937, 1954, 1955, 1957, 1958, 1973
Feb 1938–Jan 1940
24-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1970
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017, 2020
Ties: 1920, 1927, 1932, 1988, 2014
Feb 1937–Jan 1940
36-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1970
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2019, 2021
Ties: 1911, 1921, 1925, 1927, 1953, 1975, 1996, 1997
Feb 1936–Jan 1940
48-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1970
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2020
Ties: 1924, 1925, 1926, 1928, 1939, 1958, 1987, 1995
Feb 1935–Jan 1940
60-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1970
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2020, 2021
Ties: 1927, 1938, 1939, 1943, 1946, 1952, 1989, 1996

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/