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Birmingham, Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1949

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1949
1-Month
71.4°F
(21.9°C)
70.7°F
(21.5°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1976
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 1962
Ties: 1935
Apr–May 1949
2-Month
65.9°F
(18.8°C)
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1961
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2012, 2017
Ties: 1968
Mar–May 1949
3-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1931
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2012
Ties: 1941, 1954
Feb–May 1949
4-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1947
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2012
Ties: 1939, 2001
Jan–May 1949
5-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1940
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Ties: 1953
Dec 1948–May 1949
6-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1940
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2012
Nov 1948–May 1949
7-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1940
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Ties: 1995, 2002
Oct 1948–May 1949
8-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1940
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Ties: 1972, 2002, 2008
Sep 1948–May 1949
9-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1977
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1937, 1939, 1955, 1987, 2002, 2004
Aug 1948–May 1949
10-Month
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1977
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2017
Ties: 1987, 2002
Jul 1948–May 1949
11-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1968
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1962, 1972, 1986, 2002, 2004, 2005
Jun 1948–May 1949
12-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1977
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2017
Ties: 1952, 1972
Dec 1947–May 1949
18-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1977
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1938, 1946, 1974, 2001, 2005
Jun 1947–May 1949
24-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1969
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2017
Ties: 1953
Jun 1946–May 1949
36-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1970
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2018, 2019
Jun 1945–May 1949
48-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1969, 1970, 1971
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2020
Ties: 1945, 1951, 1953, 1990
Jun 1944–May 1949
60-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1970, 1971
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2020
Ties: 1954, 1955

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/