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Columbia, South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1960

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1948-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1960
1-Month
71.5°F
(21.9°C)
72.5°F
(22.5°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1954
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1953
Ties: 1963, 1969
Apr–May 1960
2-Month
68.7°F
(20.4°C)
68.3°F
(20.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1961
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1991
Ties: 1956, 1963
Mar–May 1960
3-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
-3.8°F
(-2.1°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1960
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Feb–May 1960
4-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1960
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Jan–May 1960
5-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.5°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1978
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1968, 1983
Dec 1959–May 1960
6-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1978
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012, 2017
Ties: 1969
Nov 1959–May 1960
7-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1978
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1969
Oct 1959–May 1960
8-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1977
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1971, 1980
Sep 1959–May 1960
9-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1968
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1951, 1966, 1980
Aug 1959–May 1960
10-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1968
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1966, 1980
Jul 1959–May 1960
11-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1968
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1980
Jun 1959–May 1960
12-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1968
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Dec 1958–May 1960
18-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1968
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 1984
Jun 1958–May 1960
24-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1969
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 1983
Jun 1957–May 1960
36-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
6th Coolest Coolest to Date 1968
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2018
Ties: 1966, 1980
Jun 1956–May 1960
48-Month
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1969
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2019
Jun 1955–May 1960
60-Month
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
19th Coolest Coolest to Date 1970
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2019
Ties: 1961, 1977, 1978, 1985

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