Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1953
1-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2015
Ties: 1939, 1959, 1961, 1965
Nov–Dec 1953
2-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2015
Oct–Dec 1953
3-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2015
Ties: 1947, 2002
Sep–Dec 1953
4-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1951 1931, 2015
Ties: 1965, 1987
Aug–Dec 1953
5-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2007
Ties: 1965, 1983
Jul–Dec 1953
6-Month
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2015
Jun–Dec 1953
7-Month
67.5°F
(19.7°C)
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1976
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2015
Ties: 1898, 1912, 1915, 1927, 1959, 1975, 2013
May–Dec 1953
8-Month
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917, 1976
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2015
Ties: 1897, 1922, 1925, 1978, 1993, 2005, 2012
Apr–Dec 1953
9-Month
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
67.1°F
(19.5°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1976
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2015
Ties: 1897, 1926, 1959
Mar–Dec 1953
10-Month
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2015
Ties: 1902, 1905, 1934, 1939, 1956, 1994
Feb–Dec 1953
11-Month
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2016
Ties: 1900, 1932, 1954, 1977, 1994, 2006
Jan–Dec 1953
12-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1901, 1917, 1958, 1963, 1966, 1969
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2017
Ties: 1922, 1938
Jul 1952–Dec 1953
18-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1968
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2017
Ties: 1923, 1972
Jan 1952–Dec 1953
24-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1969
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1897, 1950, 1987
Jan 1951–Dec 1953
36-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1968, 1969
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2017, 2019
Ties: 1898, 1922, 1950, 1951, 1956, 2001, 2014, 2015
Jan 1950–Dec 1953
48-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1969
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2019
Ties: 1899, 1923, 1924, 1928, 1932, 1946, 1948, 1951, 2003
Jan 1949–Dec 1953
60-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1969, 1970
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2020
Ties: 1956, 1957, 1993, 2005, 2014

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/