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Charleston, South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1986

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1937-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1986
1-Month
73.5°F
(23.1°C)
72.9°F
(22.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1954
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 1953
Apr–May 1986
2-Month
69.5°F
(20.8°C)
69.1°F
(20.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1961
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2017, 2019
Ties: 1952, 1956, 1996, 2000
Mar–May 1986
3-Month
65.9°F
(18.8°C)
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1969
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1952
Feb–May 1986
4-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1969
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1995, 2000
Jan–May 1986
5-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1940
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1962
Dec 1985–May 1986
6-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1969
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2017
Ties: 1942, 1973
Nov 1985–May 1986
7-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1940
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1972
Oct 1985–May 1986
8-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1969
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1990
Sep 1985–May 1986
9-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1969
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1990
Aug 1985–May 1986
10-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1977
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1939, 1990
Jul 1985–May 1986
11-Month
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1977
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1942, 1972, 1990, 2002, 2006
Jun 1985–May 1986
12-Month
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1977
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1952, 1953, 1972, 1990
Dec 1984–May 1986
18-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1970
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Jun 1984–May 1986
24-Month
66.6°F
(19.2°C)
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1969
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2017
Ties: 1939, 1946, 1949, 1995, 2003, 2006
Jun 1983–May 1986
36-Month
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1970
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2018, 2019
Ties: 1945, 1946, 1947, 1949, 1957, 1988, 2001, 2004, 2010
Jun 1982–May 1986
48-Month
66.1°F
(18.9°C)
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1969, 1971
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2019
Ties: 1995, 1997, 2003
Jun 1981–May 1986
60-Month
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1970
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2019
Ties: 1943, 1958, 1996, 1997, 1998, 2005

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/