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Columbia, South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1997

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1997
1-Month
69.0°F
(20.6°C)
72.5°F
(22.5°C)
-3.5°F
(-1.9°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1992 1954
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1953
Ties: 1961
Apr–May 1997
2-Month
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1961
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1991
Mar–May 1997
3-Month
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1960
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1959
Feb–May 1997
4-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1960
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1949
Jan–May 1997
5-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1958
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2017
Dec 1996–May 1997
6-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1958
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012, 2017
Ties: 2007
Nov 1996–May 1997
7-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1958
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1952, 1989
Oct 1996–May 1997
8-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1958
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1953, 1962, 1998
Sep 1996–May 1997
9-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1968
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1994, 1998, 2003, 2015
Aug 1996–May 1997
10-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1968
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1962, 1989
Jul 1996–May 1997
11-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1968
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1989, 1998
Jun 1996–May 1997
12-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1968
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Dec 1995–May 1997
18-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1968
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Jun 1995–May 1997
24-Month
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1968, 1969
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Jun 1994–May 1997
36-Month
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1968
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2018
Jun 1993–May 1997
48-Month
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1969
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2019
Ties: 1953
Jun 1992–May 1997
60-Month
-- -99.0°F
(-72.8°C)
-- -- -- 1970
-- -- 2019
Ties: Numerous

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/