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Columbia, South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1962

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1962
1-Month
76.9°F
(24.9°C)
72.4°F
(22.4°C)
4.5°F
(2.5°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1954
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1953 1953
Ties: 2018
Apr–May 1962
2-Month
69.0°F
(20.6°C)
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1961
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1991
Ties: 1999
Mar–May 1962
3-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1960
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1987
Feb–May 1962
4-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1960
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 2015
Jan–May 1962
5-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1958
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 2015
Dec 1961–May 1962
6-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1958
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012, 2017
Ties: 1992
Nov 1961–May 1962
7-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1958
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1972, 2004
Oct 1961–May 1962
8-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1958
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1953, 1997, 1998
Sep 1961–May 1962
9-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1968
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 2004, 2011, 2013
Aug 1961–May 1962
10-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1968
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1989, 1997
Jul 1961–May 1962
11-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1968
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1953, 2009
Jun 1961–May 1962
12-Month
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1968
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1998
Dec 1960–May 1962
18-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1968
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 1965, 1966
Jun 1960–May 1962
24-Month
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1968, 1969
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Jun 1959–May 1962
36-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1968
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2018
Ties: 1961, 1963
Jun 1958–May 1962
48-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1969
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2019
Jun 1957–May 1962
60-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-99°F
(0.0°C)
8th Coolest Coolest to Date 1970
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2019
Ties: 1966

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