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Columbia, South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1996

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1948-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1996
1-Month
75.1°F
(23.9°C)
72.5°F
(22.5°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1954
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 1953
Ties: 1975, 1987
Apr–May 1996
2-Month
69.2°F
(20.7°C)
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1961
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1991
Mar–May 1996
3-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1960
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1987, 1999
Feb–May 1996
4-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1960
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Jan–May 1996
5-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1978
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1972
Dec 1995–May 1996
6-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1978
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012, 2017
Ties: 1987
Nov 1995–May 1996
7-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1978
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Oct 1995–May 1996
8-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1977
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Sep 1995–May 1996
9-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1968
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1970, 1971, 1981, 1983, 2001
Aug 1995–May 1996
10-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1968
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1981
Jul 1995–May 1996
11-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1968
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1971, 1981, 2010
Jun 1995–May 1996
12-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1968
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Dec 1994–May 1996
18-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1968
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1951, 2001, 2014
Jun 1994–May 1996
24-Month
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1969
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1952, 1973, 1985, 1998, 2010
Jun 1993–May 1996
36-Month
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1968
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2018
Ties: 1975, 1990
Jun 1992–May 1996
48-Month
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1969
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2019
Ties: 1972, 1973, 1985
Jun 1991–May 1996
60-Month
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1970
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2019
Ties: 1997

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