Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1986
1-Month
71.0°F
(21.7°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1982 1896
Ties: 1913, 1919, 1935, 1942
Apr–May 1986
2-Month
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
66.1°F
(18.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.7°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1961
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 1896
Ties: 1938, 1942, 1985
Mar–May 1986
3-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1960
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1994
Feb–May 1986
4-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1895
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1921, 1957
Jan–May 1986
5-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1940
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1929, 1930, 1944, 1954, 1976, 1997
Dec 1985–May 1986
6-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1940
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012, 2017
Ties: 1903
Nov 1985–May 1986
7-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1940
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2012, 2017
Ties: 1909, 2000
Oct 1985–May 1986
8-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1904
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Sep 1985–May 1986
9-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1904
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1957, 2006
Aug 1985–May 1986
10-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1968, 1977
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1939, 2000, 2018
Jul 1985–May 1986
11-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1968
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1937
Jun 1985–May 1986
12-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1968
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1955, 2000, 2011
Dec 1984–May 1986
18-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1902, 1905, 1970
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1992, 2003
Jun 1984–May 1986
24-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1969
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2017
Ties: 1938, 1955, 1975
Jun 1983–May 1986
36-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1970
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2018, 2019
Ties: 1908, 1936, 1953
Jun 1982–May 1986
48-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1969, 1970
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2019
Ties: 1958
Jun 1981–May 1986
60-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1970
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2019
Ties: 1902, 1916, 1944

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/