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Columbia, South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1961

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1961
1-Month
69.0°F
(20.6°C)
72.4°F
(22.4°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.8°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1954
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1953
Ties: 1997
Apr–May 1961
2-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
-4.5°F
(-2.5°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1961
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1991
Mar–May 1961
3-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1960
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1958, 1972
Feb–May 1961
4-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1960
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1951, 2005
Jan–May 1961
5-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1958
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Dec 1960–May 1961
6-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1958
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012, 2017
Ties: 1960, 1969
Nov 1960–May 1961
7-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1958
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Oct 1960–May 1961
8-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1958
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Sep 1960–May 1961
9-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1968
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1993
Aug 1960–May 1961
10-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1968
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1967
Jul 1960–May 1961
11-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1968
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1967, 1970
Jun 1960–May 1961
12-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1968
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1970
Dec 1959–May 1961
18-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
5th Coolest Coolest to Date 1968
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Ties: 1970
Jun 1959–May 1961
24-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1968, 1969
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Ties: 1959
Jun 1958–May 1961
36-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1968
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2018
Ties: 1962, 1963
Jun 1957–May 1961
48-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
6th Coolest Coolest to Date 1969
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2019
Ties: 1966
Jun 1956–May 1961
60-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
-99°F
(0.0°C)
13th Coolest Coolest to Date 1970
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2019

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