Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1950

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1950
1-Month
72.4°F
(22.4°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1917
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1944 1896
Ties: 1915, 1930
Apr–May 1950
2-Month
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1961
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 1896
Ties: 1919, 1978, 1979
Mar–May 1950
3-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1960
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1941, 1980, 1996
Feb–May 1950
4-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1895
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1952, 2015
Jan–May 1950
5-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1940
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2017
Ties: 1953
Dec 1949–May 1950
6-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1940
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012, 2017
Nov 1949–May 1950
7-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1940
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012, 2017
Ties: 1990
Oct 1949–May 1950
8-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1904
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2017
Sep 1949–May 1950
9-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1904
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2017
Ties: 2018
Aug 1949–May 1950
10-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1968, 1977
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2017
Ties: 1933
Jul 1949–May 1950
11-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1968
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2017
Ties: 1935, 2000, 2018
Jun 1949–May 1950
12-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1968
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2017
Ties: 1937, 2018
Dec 1948–May 1950
18-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1902, 1905, 1970
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2017
Ties: 2008
Jun 1948–May 1950
24-Month
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1969
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2017
Ties: 2008
Jun 1947–May 1950
36-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1970
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2018, 2019
Ties: 1927, 1939, 1954, 1974, 1976, 1987, 1999
Jun 1946–May 1950
48-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1969, 1970
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2019
Ties: 1923, 1936, 1945, 1993, 1994, 2003, 2005
Jun 1945–May 1950
60-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1970
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2019
Ties: 1933, 1934, 1939, 1946, 1956, 1992, 1994, 1995, 2001, 2004

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on June 1, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/