Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, January 2021

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 2021
1-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1940
45th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 1974
Ties: 1921
Dec 2020–Jan 2021
2-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1918
57th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 1932
Ties: 1914, 1925
Nov 2020–Jan 2021
3-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1918
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2020 1932
Oct 2020–Jan 2021
4-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1918
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 1932
Ties: 1991, 2008
Sep 2020–Jan 2021
5-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1918
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 1932
Ties: 1913, 1942, 1949
Aug 2020–Jan 2021
6-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1918, 1977
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 1932
Ties: 1901, 1934, 1942, 1950
Jul 2020–Jan 2021
7-Month
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1977
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 1932
Ties: 2012, 2019
Jun 2020–Jan 2021
8-Month
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1977
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 1932
Ties: 1901
May 2020–Jan 2021
9-Month
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1977
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2020 1932
Ties: 1957, 2013
Apr 2020–Jan 2021
10-Month
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1977
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2017
Ties: 1907, 1913, 1923, 1950, 2002, 2007
Mar 2020–Jan 2021
11-Month
65.5°F
(18.6°C)
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1918
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2017
Ties: 1949, 1991
Feb 2020–Jan 2021
12-Month
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1918
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2017
Ties: 1932, 2018
Aug 2019–Jan 2021
18-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1905
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2017
Ties: 1933
Feb 2019–Jan 2021
24-Month
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1970
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2017, 2020
Feb 2018–Jan 2021
36-Month
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1970
1st Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2019, 2021
Ties: 2019
Feb 2017–Jan 2021
48-Month
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1970
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2020
Feb 2016–Jan 2021
60-Month
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1970
1st Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2020, 2021
Ties: 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 3, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/