Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1974
1-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
4.4°F
(2.4°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1960
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1898, 1918
Feb–Mar 1974
2-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1960
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Jan–Mar 1974
3-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
5.7°F
(3.2°C)
127th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1958
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 1990
Ties: 2017
Dec 1973–Mar 1974
4-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
4.3°F
(2.4°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1978
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Nov 1973–Mar 1974
5-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
4.2°F
(2.4°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1902, 1940, 1977
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 1932
Oct 1973–Mar 1974
6-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
3.7°F
(2.1°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 1932
Sep 1973–Mar 1974
7-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
3.5°F
(1.9°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 1932
Ties: 2016
Aug 1973–Mar 1974
8-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
3.0°F
(1.6°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Jul 1973–Mar 1974
9-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Jun 1973–Mar 1974
10-Month
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
May 1973–Mar 1974
11-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Ties: 2008
Apr 1973–Mar 1974
12-Month
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2017
Ties: 2018
Oct 1972–Mar 1974
18-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1905
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1922, 1923
Apr 1972–Mar 1974
24-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1969
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1944, 1972, 1986, 2005
Apr 1971–Mar 1974
36-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1970
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2018
Ties: 1898, 1899, 1922, 1927, 1928, 1937, 1944, 1957, 1988, 1993, 2002, 2004, 2005, 2006
Apr 1970–Mar 1974
48-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1970
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2020
Ties: 1900, 1928, 1936, 1938, 1951, 1956, 1989, 1991, 2001
Apr 1969–Mar 1974
60-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1970
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2020
Ties: 1931, 1943, 1996, 1998

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 29, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/