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Charleston, South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1961

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1937-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1961
1-Month
70.5°F
(21.4°C)
72.9°F
(22.7°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1954
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1953
Ties: 1972
Apr–May 1961
2-Month
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
69.0°F
(20.6°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1961
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017, 2019
Mar–May 1961
3-Month
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1969
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1951
Feb–May 1961
4-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1969
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1970, 2007
Jan–May 1961
5-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1940
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 2005
Dec 1960–May 1961
6-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.2°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1969
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Ties: 1988
Nov 1960–May 1961
7-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1940
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1951, 1971, 1982
Oct 1960–May 1961
8-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1969
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Ties: 1960, 1971
Sep 1960–May 1961
9-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1969
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Aug 1960–May 1961
10-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1977
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1993, 1996
Jul 1960–May 1961
11-Month
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1977
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1978
Jun 1960–May 1961
12-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1977
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1951, 1981, 1988
Dec 1959–May 1961
18-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1970
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Ties: 1981, 1982
Jun 1959–May 1961
24-Month
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1969
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Ties: 1967
Jun 1958–May 1961
36-Month
65.3°F
(18.5°C)
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1970
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2018, 2019
Ties: 1962, 1963, 1967, 1983
Jun 1957–May 1961
48-Month
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
7th Coolest Coolest to Date 1969, 1971
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2019
Ties: 1963, 1964, 1967
Jun 1956–May 1961
60-Month
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
15th Coolest Coolest to Date 1970
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2019
Ties: 1979, 1983, 1984

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 29, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/