Climate at a Glance

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Columbia, South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2017

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1948-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2017
1-Month
73.6°F
(23.1°C)
72.5°F
(22.5°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1954
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2014 1953
Ties: 1970, 2001
Apr–May 2017
2-Month
71.5°F
(21.9°C)
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1961
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 1991 1991
Mar–May 2017
3-Month
66.8°F
(19.3°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1960
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Feb–May 2017
4-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1960
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Jan–May 2017
5-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
4.6°F
(2.5°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1978
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Dec 2016–May 2017
6-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
4.2°F
(2.4°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1978
1st Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012, 2017
Ties: 2012
Nov 2016–May 2017
7-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
3.7°F
(2.0°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1978
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Oct 2016–May 2017
8-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
3.7°F
(2.0°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1977
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Sep 2016–May 2017
9-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
3.7°F
(2.0°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1968
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Aug 2016–May 2017
10-Month
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1968
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jul 2016–May 2017
11-Month
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1968
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jun 2016–May 2017
12-Month
68.3°F
(20.2°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1968
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Dec 2015–May 2017
18-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
3.4°F
(1.8°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1968
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jun 2015–May 2017
24-Month
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
3.0°F
(1.6°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1969
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jun 2014–May 2017
36-Month
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1968
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Jun 2013–May 2017
48-Month
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1969
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2019
Jun 2012–May 2017
60-Month
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1970
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/