Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, March 2021

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 2021
1-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1960
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2012
Feb–Mar 2021
2-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1960
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2012
Ties: 1932, 1989
Jan–Mar 2021
3-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1958
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 1990
Ties: 1954
Dec 2020–Mar 2021
4-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
46th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2012
Ties: 1935, 1998, 2009
Nov 2020–Mar 2021
5-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1902, 1940, 1977
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 1932
Ties: 1950, 1972, 1997
Oct 2020–Mar 2021
6-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1977
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 1932
Ties: 1950, 1957, 1972, 2002
Sep 2020–Mar 2021
7-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
2.2°F
(1.3°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1977
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 1932
Aug 2020–Mar 2021
8-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1977
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2017
Ties: 1907, 1949
Jul 2020–Mar 2021
9-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1977
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2017
Ties: 1927
Jun 2020–Mar 2021
10-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1977
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2017
May 2020–Mar 2021
11-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1977
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2017
Ties: 1903, 1907, 1950, 2018
Apr 2020–Mar 2021
12-Month
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2017
Ties: 1937, 2007
Oct 2019–Mar 2021
18-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
2.2°F
(1.3°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1905
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2017
Ties: 1933
Apr 2019–Mar 2021
24-Month
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1969
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2017
Apr 2018–Mar 2021
36-Month
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1970
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2018
Apr 2017–Mar 2021
48-Month
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1970
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2020
Ties: 2022
Apr 2016–Mar 2021
60-Month
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1970
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/