Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1960
1-Month
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
-5.5°F
(-3.1°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1945
Nov–Dec 1960
2-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1917
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Oct–Dec 1960
3-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Sep–Dec 1960
4-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1931, 2015
Ties: 1898, 1916, 1958
Aug–Dec 1960
5-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2007
Ties: 1898, 1916, 1929
Jul–Dec 1960
6-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1913, 1920, 1924, 1945, 1988, 1995, 1996
Jun–Dec 1960
7-Month
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1976
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1920, 1947
May–Dec 1960
8-Month
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917, 1976
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1914, 1924, 1935, 1945, 1955, 1961
Apr–Dec 1960
9-Month
66.8°F
(19.3°C)
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1976
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1895, 1943
Mar–Dec 1960
10-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1917
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1950, 1967, 1969
Feb–Dec 1960
11-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2016
Ties: 1967, 1969
Jan–Dec 1960
12-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1901, 1917, 1958, 1963, 1966, 1969
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1895
Jul 1959–Dec 1960
18-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1968
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1914, 1915
Jan 1959–Dec 1960
24-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1969
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 1901, 1924, 1958, 1965, 1978, 1982, 1984
Jan 1958–Dec 1960
36-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1905 1968, 1969
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017, 2019
Ties: 1904, 1962, 1965, 1966, 1981
Jan 1957–Dec 1960
48-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1969
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2019
Ties: 1907, 1915, 1920, 1972, 1984
Jan 1956–Dec 1960
60-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1969, 1970
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2020
Ties: 1908, 1919, 1985

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 6, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/