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Charleston, South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1996

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1937-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1996
1-Month
74.6°F
(23.7°C)
72.9°F
(22.7°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1954
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1953
Ties: 1974, 2014
Apr–May 1996
2-Month
69.5°F
(20.8°C)
69.0°F
(20.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1961
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017, 2019
Ties: 1952, 1956, 1986, 2000
Mar–May 1996
3-Month
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
65.5°F
(18.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1969
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1972, 1987
Feb–May 1996
4-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1969
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1951, 2010
Jan–May 1996
5-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1940
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Dec 1995–May 1996
6-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1969
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1951, 1971, 1987, 2010
Nov 1995–May 1996
7-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1940
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Oct 1995–May 1996
8-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1969
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1951
Sep 1995–May 1996
9-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1969
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1951
Aug 1995–May 1996
10-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1977
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1961, 1993
Jul 1995–May 1996
11-Month
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1977
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1983
Jun 1995–May 1996
12-Month
65.3°F
(18.5°C)
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1977
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1993
Dec 1994–May 1996
18-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1970
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 2010
Jun 1994–May 1996
24-Month
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1969
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1976, 1988, 2002, 2004
Jun 1993–May 1996
36-Month
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1970
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2018, 2019
Ties: 1990, 1995, 2011
Jun 1992–May 1996
48-Month
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1969, 1971
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2019
Ties: 2004
Jun 1991–May 1996
60-Month
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1970
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2019
Ties: 1943, 1958, 1986, 1997, 1998, 2005

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