Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1974
1-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
11.5°F
(6.4°C)
128th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1940
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 1974
Dec 1973–Jan 1974
2-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
5.9°F
(3.3°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1932
Nov 1973–Jan 1974
3-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
5.1°F
(2.8°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 1932
Oct 1973–Jan 1974
4-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
4.2°F
(2.4°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1932
Sep 1973–Jan 1974
5-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 1932 1932
Ties: 2017
Aug 1973–Jan 1974
6-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
3.1°F
(1.8°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918, 1977
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 1932
Jul 1973–Jan 1974
7-Month
65.3°F
(18.5°C)
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 1932
Jun 1973–Jan 1974
8-Month
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 1932
Ties: 2008, 2019
May 1973–Jan 1974
9-Month
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 1932
Ties: 2008
Apr 1973–Jan 1974
10-Month
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2017
Ties: 1901, 2013
Mar 1973–Jan 1974
11-Month
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2017
Ties: 1934, 2019
Feb 1973–Jan 1974
12-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1933, 1957, 2002, 2005
Aug 1972–Jan 1974
18-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1905
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2017
Ties: 1947, 1949, 1953, 2005
Feb 1972–Jan 1974
24-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1970
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017, 2020
Ties: 1909, 1922, 1938, 1995, 2001
Feb 1971–Jan 1974
36-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1970
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2019, 2021
Ties: 1901, 1909, 1914, 1929, 1941, 1946, 1948, 1989
Feb 1970–Jan 1974
48-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1970
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2020
Ties: 1942, 1946, 1948, 1954, 1991
Feb 1969–Jan 1974
60-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1970
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2020, 2021
Ties: 1909, 1915, 1916, 1945, 1997

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/