Weather

Parris Island Marine Corps Recruit Depot, South Carolina, weather forecast

South Carolina is occasionally known to have hurricanes from time to time.  The National Weather Service issues two types of alerts during periods of severe storms.  The first alert is a Hurricane Watch.  A Hurricane Watch means conditions are favorable for the formation of a Hurricane.  The second alert is a Hurricane Warning.  A Hurricane Warning is issued when a Hurricane is predicted to make land fall.  Emergency broadcasts are activated during a Hurricane Warning.  Upon hearing the being notified by TV or radio you should seek shelter. For more information on hurricanes please read the NOAA Hurricane Preparedness Guide.

Parris Island Marine Corps Recruit Depot Average Temperatures and Precipitation


  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
High 50 56 65 73 82 90 96 95 86 76 62 52
Low 26 31 40 49 59 68 73 72 63 52 39 30
Average 38 44 52 61 71 79 84 83 75 64 51 41
Precipitation 1.2 in 1.4 in 2.5 in 2.9 in 5.1 in 4.0 in 2.0 in 2.4 in 3.4 in 3.2 in 1.9 in 1.7 in