Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1989
1-Month
67.4°F
(19.7°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 1896
Apr–May 1989
2-Month
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
66.1°F
(18.9°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1961
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 1896
Ties: 1931, 1940, 1984, 1993
Mar–May 1989
3-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1960
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1900, 1906, 1923
Feb–May 1989
4-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1895
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1916, 2014
Jan–May 1989
5-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1940
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 2007
Dec 1988–May 1989
6-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1940
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012, 2017
Ties: 2015
Nov 1988–May 1989
7-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1940
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012, 2017
Ties: 1898, 1930, 1945, 1946
Oct 1988–May 1989
8-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1904
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1897, 1911, 1944, 1994, 2009, 2011
Sep 1988–May 1989
9-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1904
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1979
Aug 1988–May 1989
10-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1968, 1977
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1938, 1947, 2003, 2015
Jul 1988–May 1989
11-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1968
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1919, 1930, 1938, 1962, 1979, 1997, 2009, 2015
Jun 1988–May 1989
12-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1968
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1912, 1930, 1947, 1959, 1962, 1965, 1998
Dec 1987–May 1989
18-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1902, 1905, 1970
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1919
Jun 1987–May 1989
24-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1969
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2017
Ties: 1916, 1924, 1925, 1940
Jun 1986–May 1989
36-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1970
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2018
Ties: 1910, 1921, 1990
Jun 1985–May 1989
48-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1969, 1970
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2019
Ties: 1899, 1924, 1925, 1927, 1930, 1932, 1939, 1947, 1951, 1954, 1976, 1999, 2004
Jun 1984–May 1989
60-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1970
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2019
Ties: 1925, 1926, 1927, 1930, 1947, 2005

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/