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Birmingham, Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1947

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1930-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1947
1-Month
69.0°F
(20.6°C)
70.8°F
(21.6°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1976
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 1962
Ties: 1951
Apr–May 1947
2-Month
66.8°F
(19.3°C)
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1976
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012, 2017
Ties: 1996
Mar–May 1947
3-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1960
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Feb–May 1947
4-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
-4.2°F
(-2.4°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1960
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Jan–May 1947
5-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Dec 1946–May 1947
6-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.8°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 2014
Nov 1946–May 1947
7-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1940
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 2003
Oct 1946–May 1947
8-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1977
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1956, 1967, 2015
Sep 1946–May 1947
9-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1977
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1944, 1959, 1994
Aug 1946–May 1947
10-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1977
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1967, 1976, 1983
Jul 1946–May 1947
11-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1977
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1961, 1963, 1988
Jun 1946–May 1947
12-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1977
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1967, 1976
Dec 1945–May 1947
18-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1977
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1962
Jun 1945–May 1947
24-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1969, 1978
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1942, 1951, 1974, 1997
Jun 1944–May 1947
36-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1970
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2018, 2019
Ties: 1948, 1949, 1988
Jun 1943–May 1947
48-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1969, 1970, 1971
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2019
Ties: 1940, 1958, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1995, 1998, 2004
Jun 1942–May 1947
60-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1970, 1971
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2019
Ties: 1945, 1989, 1990, 2005

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/