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Birmingham, Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1949

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1930-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1949
1-Month
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1954, 1976
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 1962
Ties: 1964
Apr–May 1949
2-Month
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
66.5°F
(19.2°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1961
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2012, 2017
Ties: 1988
Mar–May 1949
3-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.2°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1960
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2012
Ties: 1954
Feb–May 1949
4-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1947
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2012
Ties: 1933, 1950, 1970
Jan–May 1949
5-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1940
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Ties: 1953, 1975
Dec 1948–May 1949
6-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1940
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Ties: 1938, 1997
Nov 1948–May 1949
7-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1940
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Ties: 2008
Oct 1948–May 1949
8-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1940
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Ties: 1990
Sep 1948–May 1949
9-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1940
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1935, 1955, 1989
Aug 1948–May 1949
10-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1940
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2017
Ties: 1938, 2013
Jul 1948–May 1949
11-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1968
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1946, 1979, 1981
Jun 1948–May 1949
12-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1968, 1977
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1938, 1952, 1979
Dec 1947–May 1949
18-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1941
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1954, 1997, 2010, 2014
Jun 1947–May 1949
24-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1969
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1937, 1946, 1982, 2010, 2014
Jun 1946–May 1949
36-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1970
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2018, 2019
Ties: 1947, 1951, 1952, 1984
Jun 1945–May 1949
48-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1969, 1970, 1971
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2019
Ties: 1940, 1948, 1951, 1953, 1983, 1984
Jun 1944–May 1949
60-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1970, 1971
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2019
Ties: 1952, 1953, 1975, 1976, 1983

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