Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1998
1-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
6.0°F
(3.3°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Nov–Dec 1998
2-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
5.1°F
(2.8°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015
Oct–Dec 1998
3-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
4.1°F
(2.2°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 2007
Sep–Dec 1998
4-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 1931, 2015
Aug–Dec 1998
5-Month
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2007
Jul–Dec 1998
6-Month
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015
Jun–Dec 1998
7-Month
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1976
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015
May–Dec 1998
8-Month
70.5°F
(21.4°C)
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917, 1976
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Apr–Dec 1998
9-Month
69.6°F
(20.9°C)
67.1°F
(19.5°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1976
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Ties: 2016, 2019
Mar–Dec 1998
10-Month
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Feb–Dec 1998
11-Month
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2016
Ties: 2011
Jan–Dec 1998
12-Month
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1901, 1917, 1958, 1963, 1966, 1969
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2017
Jul 1997–Dec 1998
18-Month
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1968
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2017
Ties: 1922, 1990, 2002, 2011
Jan 1997–Dec 1998
24-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1969
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2017
Ties: 1934, 1946, 1954, 2013, 2015
Jan 1996–Dec 1998
36-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1968, 1969
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2017, 2019
Ties: 1921, 1947, 1957, 1975, 2005
Jan 1995–Dec 1998
48-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1969
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2019
Ties: 1900, 1925, 1947, 1994
Jan 1994–Dec 1998
60-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1969, 1970
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2020
Ties: 1929, 1946, 1948, 1992

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 30, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/