Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1920

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1920
1-Month
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 1896
Ties: 1961
Apr–May 1920
2-Month
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1907 1961
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 1896
Ties: 1928, 1973, 2005
Mar–May 1920
3-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1960
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2012
Ties: 1924
Feb–May 1920
4-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1901 1895
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2012
Jan–May 1920
5-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1940
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2017
Ties: 1912
Dec 1919–May 1920
6-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1940
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2012, 2017
Ties: 1915
Nov 1919–May 1920
7-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1940
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2012, 2017
Oct 1919–May 1920
8-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1904
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2017
Ties: 1908, 2013, 2015
Sep 1919–May 1920
9-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1904
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2017
Ties: 1897, 1928, 2009
Aug 1919–May 1920
10-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1968, 1977
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2017
Ties: 1959, 1975
Jul 1919–May 1920
11-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1968
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2017
Ties: 1948
Jun 1919–May 1920
12-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1968
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2017
Ties: 1899, 1911, 2010
Dec 1918–May 1920
18-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1902, 1905, 1970
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1910 2017
Ties: 1907, 1910, 1930, 1947, 1952
Jun 1918–May 1920
24-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1969
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1917 2017
Ties: 1910, 1914, 1929, 1942, 1952, 1996, 1998, 2015
Jun 1917–May 1920
36-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1970
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1918 2018, 2019
Ties: 1961, 1962, 1983, 1984
Jun 1916–May 1920
48-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1969, 1970
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2019
Ties: 1904, 1906, 1907, 1972, 1984
Jun 1915–May 1920
60-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1970
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1917 2019
Ties: 1915, 1960, 1978

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 31, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/