Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2021

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2021
1-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
9.0°F
(5.0°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1917
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Nov–Dec 2021
2-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
3.7°F
(2.0°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1917
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Oct–Dec 2021
3-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
3.7°F
(2.0°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1917
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Sep–Dec 2021
4-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1917
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 1931, 2015
Ties: 1990
Aug–Dec 2021
5-Month
65.3°F
(18.5°C)
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1917
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2007
Ties: 1971
Jul–Dec 2021
6-Month
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1917
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2015
Ties: 2011
Jun–Dec 2021
7-Month
68.9°F
(20.5°C)
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1976
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2015
Ties: 1933, 1971
May–Dec 2021
8-Month
68.9°F
(20.5°C)
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1917, 1976
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2015
Ties: 1902, 1919, 1921, 1936, 2004, 2017
Apr–Dec 2021
9-Month
68.1°F
(20.1°C)
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.7°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2015
Ties: 1919, 1925, 1991, 2001
Mar–Dec 2021
10-Month
67.1°F
(19.5°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2015
Ties: 1896, 1985, 2004
Feb–Dec 2021
11-Month
65.3°F
(18.5°C)
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2016
Ties: 1896, 1922, 1927
Jan–Dec 2021
12-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1901, 1917, 1958, 1963, 1966, 1969
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2017
Ties: 1927, 1946, 2006
Jul 2020–Dec 2021
18-Month
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1968
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2017
Ties: 1986, 1991, 1999, 2007
Jan 2020–Dec 2021
24-Month
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1969
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2017
Ties: 1933
Jan 2019–Dec 2021
36-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1968, 1969
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2017, 2019
Jan 2018–Dec 2021
48-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1969
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2019
Jan 2017–Dec 2021
60-Month
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1969, 1970
3rd 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 30, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/