Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1955

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1955
1-Month
72.6°F
(22.6°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1917
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 1896
Ties: 1944
Apr–May 1955
2-Month
68.9°F
(20.5°C)
66.1°F
(18.9°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1961
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1908 1896
Ties: 1908
Mar–May 1955
3-Month
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
2.8°F
(1.5°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1960
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2012
Ties: 1896
Feb–May 1955
4-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1895
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2012
Ties: 2011
Jan–May 1955
5-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
1.6°F
(0.8°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1940
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2017
Ties: 1952
Dec 1954–May 1955
6-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1940
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012, 2017
Ties: 1908, 1919, 1954, 2009
Nov 1954–May 1955
7-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1940
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012, 2017
Ties: 1943, 2005, 2009
Oct 1954–May 1955
8-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1904
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2017
Ties: 1930, 1938, 1943, 1975
Sep 1954–May 1955
9-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1904
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2017
Ties: 1923, 1985
Aug 1954–May 1955
10-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1968, 1977
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2017
Ties: 1976, 1990, 2007
Jul 1954–May 1955
11-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1968
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1939
Jun 1954–May 1955
12-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1968
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1986, 2000, 2011
Dec 1953–May 1955
18-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1902, 1905, 1970
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2017
Ties: 1932, 1934, 1949
Jun 1953–May 1955
24-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1969
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2017
Ties: 1938, 1975, 1986
Jun 1952–May 1955
36-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1970
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2018
Ties: 1923, 1933, 2001, 2007, 2016
Jun 1951–May 1955
48-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1969, 1970
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2019
Jun 1950–May 1955
60-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1970
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2019
Ties: 1923, 1929, 1938, 1949, 1952, 1954, 1976, 1990, 1993, 1999, 2000

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/