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Columbia, South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2002

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1948-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2002
1-Month
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
72.5°F
(22.5°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1954
57th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1953
Ties: 1968
Apr–May 2002
2-Month
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1961
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1991
Ties: 1995
Mar–May 2002
3-Month
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1960
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1995
Feb–May 2002
4-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.7°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1960
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 1994
Jan–May 2002
5-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1978
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2017
Ties: 1975
Dec 2001–May 2002
6-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1978
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012, 2017
Nov 2001–May 2002
7-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1978
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2017
Ties: 1957
Oct 2001–May 2002
8-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2017
Sep 2001–May 2002
9-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1968
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2017
Ties: 1972
Aug 2001–May 2002
10-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1968
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2017
Jul 2001–May 2002
11-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1968
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2017
Ties: 1949
Jun 2001–May 2002
12-Month
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1968
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2017
Dec 2000–May 2002
18-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1968
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Ties: 1954, 2006
Jun 2000–May 2002
24-Month
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1969
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Ties: 1972, 1974, 2011
Jun 1999–May 2002
36-Month
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1968
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2018
Ties: 1951, 2010
Jun 1998–May 2002
48-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1969
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2019
Ties: 1992, 2009, 2015
Jun 1997–May 2002
60-Month
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1970
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2019
Ties: 2006, 2010, 2011

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