Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1998
1-Month
72.9°F
(22.7°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 1896
Apr–May 1998
2-Month
67.4°F
(19.7°C)
66.1°F
(18.9°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1961
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1896
Ties: 1927, 1957, 1962, 1970, 2006
Mar–May 1998
3-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1960
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1899, 1959
Feb–May 1998
4-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1895
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1956
Jan–May 1998
5-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1940
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2017
Ties: 1935, 1975, 2016
Dec 1997–May 1998
6-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1940
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012, 2017
Ties: 2006
Nov 1997–May 1998
7-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1940
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2012, 2017
Ties: 1947, 1954, 1962, 1985, 1997
Oct 1997–May 1998
8-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1904
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1907, 1947, 1965
Sep 1997–May 1998
9-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1904
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1943, 1954, 1962, 2005
Aug 1997–May 1998
10-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1968, 1977
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1897, 1908, 1930, 1948, 1962, 1987, 1994, 2005
Jul 1997–May 1998
11-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1968
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1897, 1925, 2005, 2013
Jun 1997–May 1998
12-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1968
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2017
Ties: 1912, 1930, 1947, 1959, 1962, 1965, 1989
Dec 1996–May 1998
18-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1902, 1905, 1970
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1943, 2005, 2011
Jun 1996–May 1998
24-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1969
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1910, 1914, 1920, 1929, 1942, 1952, 1996, 2015
Jun 1995–May 1998
36-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1970
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2018, 2019
Ties: 1903, 1907, 1958
Jun 1994–May 1998
48-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1969, 1970
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2019
Ties: 1911, 1913, 1926, 1977, 1996
Jun 1993–May 1998
60-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1970
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2019
Ties: 1910, 1928, 1958, 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/