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Birmingham, Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1947

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1947
1-Month
69.2°F
(20.7°C)
71.0°F
(21.7°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1976
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 1962
Ties: 1951
Apr–May 1947
2-Month
67.1°F
(19.5°C)
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1997
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 1962
Ties: 1975, 2000
Mar–May 1947
3-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1931
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1969
Feb–May 1947
4-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
-4.2°F
(-2.3°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1947
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Jan–May 1947
5-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1979, 2014
Dec 1946–May 1947
6-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1961
Nov 1946–May 1947
7-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1940
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1988, 1994, 2013
Oct 1946–May 1947
8-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1977
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Sep 1946–May 1947
9-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1977
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1959, 1981, 1994
Aug 1946–May 1947
10-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1977
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1961, 1966, 2013
Jul 1946–May 1947
11-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1977
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1966, 1970, 1971
Jun 1946–May 1947
12-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1977
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1966, 1970, 1971
Dec 1945–May 1947
18-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1977
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1973, 1983, 1985, 1997
Jun 1945–May 1947
24-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1978
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1948, 1951, 2011
Jun 1944–May 1947
36-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1978
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2018, 2019
Ties: 1949, 1951, 1952, 1997
Jun 1943–May 1947
48-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1980
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2020
Ties: 1958, 1974, 1997, 2003, 2010
Jun 1942–May 1947
60-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1970, 1971, 1980
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2020
Ties: 1945, 1958, 1987, 1988, 2004

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/