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Birmingham, Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1942

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1942
1-Month
70.7°F
(21.5°C)
71.0°F
(21.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1976
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1962
Apr–May 1942
2-Month
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1961, 1976
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1991
Ties: 1959, 2003
Mar–May 1942
3-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1960
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Ties: 1965, 2008
Feb–May 1942
4-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1960
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Jan–May 1942
5-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2012
Ties: 1961, 1981
Dec 1941–May 1942
6-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2012
Ties: 1976, 1982
Nov 1941–May 1942
7-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2017
Ties: 2003
Oct 1941–May 1942
8-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1977
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Sep 1941–May 1942
9-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1977
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1945, 1952, 1985
Aug 1941–May 1942
10-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1977
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1985, 2005
Jul 1941–May 1942
11-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1977
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1972, 2002, 2004
Jun 1941–May 1942
12-Month
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1977
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1938, 1948, 1953
Dec 1940–May 1942
18-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1977
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1937, 1956, 1975
Jun 1940–May 1942
24-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1969, 1978
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1947, 2002
Jun 1939–May 1942
36-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
20th Coolest Coolest to Date 1970
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2018, 2019
Ties: 1962, 1985, 2015
Jun 1938–May 1942
48-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1971
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2020
Ties: 1974
Jun 1937–May 1942
60-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
30th Coolest Coolest to Date 1970, 1971
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2020

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