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Birmingham, Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1939

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1930-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1939
1-Month
69.6°F
(20.9°C)
70.8°F
(21.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1976
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1938 1962
Ties: 1932, 1946
Apr–May 1939
2-Month
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
66.6°F
(19.2°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1976
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012, 2017
Ties: 1966, 1988
Mar–May 1939
3-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1960
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Ties: 1997, 2014
Feb–May 1939
4-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1960
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Ties: 1982, 1997, 2009
Jan–May 1939
5-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1940
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Dec 1938–May 1939
6-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1940
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Ties: 1934, 1945, 1997, 2006, 2009
Nov 1938–May 1939
7-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1940
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2017
Ties: 1975, 1986
Oct 1938–May 1939
8-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1977
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Ties: 1962, 2005, 2008
Sep 1938–May 1939
9-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1977
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2017
Ties: 1937, 1972
Aug 1938–May 1939
10-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1977
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2017
Ties: 2011
Jul 1938–May 1939
11-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1977
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2017
Ties: 1934, 1937, 1995, 2007
Jun 1938–May 1939
12-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1977
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2017
Ties: 1949, 1952, 1987
Dec 1937–May 1939
18-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1977
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Ties: 1932
Jun 1937–May 1939
24-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1969, 1978
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2017
Ties: 1934, 1946, 1949, 1953, 1987, 1995, 2006
Jun 1936–May 1939
36-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1970
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2018, 2019
Ties: 1957, 1991
Jun 1935–May 1939
48-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1969, 1970, 1971
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2019
Ties: 1938, 1946, 1950, 1956, 1991, 1993, 1994, 2003, 2010
Jun 1934–May 1939
60-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1970, 1971
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2019
Ties: 1937, 1938, 1950, 1956, 1991, 1995, 2010, 2014

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