Columbia sets record low high temperature

Justin Abraham, Meteorologist & Digital Content Director,
POSTED: 08:39 PM CDT May 03, 2013 
May 3, 2013 record low high temperature

Columbia only hit 39 degrees at the airport Friday afternoon, making it the coldest high temperature for May 3rd. The previous record was 48 set in 1911.

The high temperature of 39 also broke the record for the coldest high temperature for any day in May. The previous lowest high in May was 43, set in both 1940 and 1944.