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Birmingham, Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1942

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1930-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1942
1-Month
70.0°F
(21.1°C)
70.8°F
(21.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1976
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1962
Ties: 1978
Apr–May 1942
2-Month
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1961
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2012, 2017
Ties: 1946, 1987, 2014
Mar–May 1942
3-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1931
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Ties: 1944, 1979
Feb–May 1942
4-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1947, 1960
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1972, 2010
Jan–May 1942
5-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1940
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2012
Ties: 1941
Dec 1941–May 1942
6-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2012
Ties: 1988, 1993, 1996
Nov 1941–May 1942
7-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2017
Oct 1941–May 1942
8-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1940
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1989
Sep 1941–May 1942
9-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1977
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1945, 1952
Aug 1941–May 1942
10-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1977
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1945, 2009
Jul 1941–May 1942
11-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1968
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1997
Jun 1941–May 1942
12-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1968, 1977
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1938, 1953, 1962, 2015
Dec 1940–May 1942
18-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1977
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1937, 1956, 1997
Jun 1940–May 1942
24-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1969
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1974, 1993
Jun 1939–May 1942
36-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
10th Coolest Coolest to Date 1970
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2018, 2019
Ties: 1961, 1964, 1965
Jun 1938–May 1942
48-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1971
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2019
Ties: 1941, 1959
Jun 1937–May 1942
60-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
24th Coolest Coolest to Date 1970, 1971
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2019
Ties: 1943

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/