Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2004

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2004
1-Month
74.1°F
(23.4°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1917
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 1896
Apr–May 2004
2-Month
68.3°F
(20.2°C)
66.1°F
(18.9°C)
2.2°F
(1.3°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1961
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 1896
Ties: 1953
Mar–May 2004
3-Month
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1960
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Ties: 1938, 2016
Feb–May 2004
4-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1895
31st Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1903, 1933, 1944
Jan–May 2004
5-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1940
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 2001
Dec 2003–May 2004
6-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1940
64th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012, 2017
Ties: 1948, 1962
Nov 2003–May 2004
7-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1940
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012, 2017
Ties: 1907, 1921, 1937, 1938, 1952, 1975, 1976
Oct 2003–May 2004
8-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1904
39th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1921, 1945, 1953
Sep 2003–May 2004
9-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1904
44th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1929, 1953
Aug 2003–May 2004
10-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1968, 1977
41st Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1903, 1929, 1945, 2011
Jul 2003–May 2004
11-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1968
47th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2017
Ties: 1908, 1923, 1945, 1954, 1985, 2003
Jun 2003–May 2004
12-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1968
57th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2017
Ties: 1938
Dec 2002–May 2004
18-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1902, 1905, 1970
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2017
Ties: 1912, 1913, 1914, 1937, 1951, 1973, 1996, 2014
Jun 2002–May 2004
24-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1969
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2017
Ties: 1899, 1909, 1913, 1944, 1945, 1990, 2005, 2011
Jun 2001–May 2004
36-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1970
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2018, 2019
Ties: 1898, 1957, 2002, 2006
Jun 2000–May 2004
48-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1969, 1970
47th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2019
Ties: 1899, 1924, 1925, 1927, 1930, 1932, 1939, 1947, 1951, 1954, 1976, 1989, 1999
Jun 1999–May 2004
60-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1970
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2019
Ties: 1933, 1934, 1939, 1946, 1950, 1956, 1992, 1994, 1995, 2001

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/