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Columbia, South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1952

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1948-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1952
1-Month
74.2°F
(23.4°C)
72.5°F
(22.5°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1954
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1953
Ties: 1959, 1977, 2011
Apr–May 1952
2-Month
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
68.3°F
(20.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1961
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1948 1991
Mar–May 1952
3-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1960
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Feb–May 1952
4-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1960
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Ties: 1950, 2007
Jan–May 1952
5-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1978
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1955
Dec 1951–May 1952
6-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1978
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012, 2017
Nov 1951–May 1952
7-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1978
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1989, 2006
Oct 1951–May 1952
8-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1977
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Sep 1951–May 1952
9-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1968
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1976
Aug 1951–May 1952
10-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1968
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Jul 1951–May 1952
11-Month
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1968
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1990
Jun 1951–May 1952
12-Month
65.5°F
(18.6°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1968
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 2006
Dec 1950–May 1952
18-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1968
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1995
Jun 1950–May 1952
24-Month
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
27th Coolest Coolest to Date 1969
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2017
Ties: 1973, 1985, 1996, 1998, 2010
Jun 1949–May 1952
36-Month
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1968
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2018
Ties: 2003, 2006
Jun 1948–May 1952
48-Month
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1969
12th Warmest Warmest to Date 2019
Ties: 2016

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/