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Birmingham, Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1934

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1934
1-Month
71.5°F
(21.9°C)
70.7°F
(21.5°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1976
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1933 1962
Ties: 1970
Apr–May 1934
2-Month
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1961
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2012, 2017
Ties: 1935, 1937, 1956, 1958
Mar–May 1934
3-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1931
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2012
Ties: 1943, 1978, 2001
Feb–May 1934
4-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1947
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2012
Jan–May 1934
5-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1940
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2012
Ties: 1981
Dec 1933–May 1934
6-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1940
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2012
Ties: 1939, 1945
Nov 1933–May 1934
7-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1940
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Ties: 1987, 1990, 1997
Oct 1933–May 1934
8-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1940
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Ties: 1935, 2007
Sep 1933–May 1934
9-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1977
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Ties: 2005
Aug 1933–May 1934
10-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1977
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Ties: 1972, 1995
Jul 1933–May 1934
11-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1968
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Ties: 1987
Jun 1933–May 1934
12-Month
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1977
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Ties: 1995
Dec 1932–May 1934
18-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2017
Ties: 1955, 2006
Jun 1932–May 1934
24-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
64th Coolest Coolest to Date 1969
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2017
Ties: 1939, 1946, 1956, 1975, 1986, 1995, 2003, 2004, 2005
Jun 1931–May 1934
36-Month
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1970
8th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018, 2019
Ties: 2008, 2012
Jun 1930–May 1934
48-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1969, 1970, 1971
16th Warmest Warmest to Date 2020
Ties: 1955, 2006, 2011, 2015
Jun 1929–May 1934
60-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1970, 1971
-- -- 2020

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