Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1996
1-Month
72.0°F
(22.2°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1917
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 1896
Ties: 1943
Apr–May 1996
2-Month
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
66.1°F
(18.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1961
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1896
Ties: 1900, 1925, 1946, 1952, 1967
Mar–May 1996
3-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1960
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1941, 1950, 1980
Feb–May 1996
4-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1895
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1905, 1951, 1963
Jan–May 1996
5-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1940
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1942, 1973
Dec 1995–May 1996
6-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1940
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012, 2017
Ties: 1924, 1928, 1983, 2010
Nov 1995–May 1996
7-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1940
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012, 2017
Ties: 1924
Oct 1995–May 1996
8-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1904
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1899, 1941, 1984
Sep 1995–May 1996
9-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1904
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1924, 1941, 1982
Aug 1995–May 1996
10-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1968, 1977
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1981, 1983, 1988
Jul 1995–May 1996
11-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1968
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1988
Jun 1995–May 1996
12-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1968
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1967, 1983
Dec 1994–May 1996
18-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1902, 1905, 1970
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1912, 1913, 1914, 1937, 1951, 1973, 2004, 2014
Jun 1994–May 1996
24-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1969
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1910, 1914, 1920, 1929, 1942, 1952, 1998, 2015
Jun 1993–May 1996
36-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1970
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2018, 2019
Ties: 1900, 1913, 1938, 1943, 1948, 1995
Jun 1992–May 1996
48-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1969, 1970
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2019
Ties: 1911, 1913, 1926, 1977, 1998
Jun 1991–May 1996
60-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1970
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2019
Ties: 1909, 1912, 1922, 1931, 1942, 1997

Citing This Page

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