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Birmingham, Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1950

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1950
1-Month
73.5°F
(23.1°C)
70.7°F
(21.5°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1976
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 1962
Apr–May 1950
2-Month
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
66.6°F
(19.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1961
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2012, 2017
Ties: 1979
Mar–May 1950
3-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1931
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1996
Feb–May 1950
4-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1947
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1954
Jan–May 1950
5-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1940
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 2019
Dec 1949–May 1950
6-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1940
7th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Nov 1949–May 1950
7-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1940
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Ties: 2019
Oct 1949–May 1950
8-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1940
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Sep 1949–May 1950
9-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1977
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Aug 1949–May 1950
10-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1977
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Ties: 1957
Jul 1949–May 1950
11-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1968
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Ties: 2011
Jun 1949–May 1950
12-Month
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1977
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Ties: 2006, 2018
Dec 1948–May 1950
18-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1977
12th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jun 1948–May 1950
24-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1969
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2017
Ties: 1991
Jun 1947–May 1950
36-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1970
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2018, 2019
Ties: 2006
Jun 1946–May 1950
48-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1969, 1970, 1971
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2020
Ties: 1939, 1956, 1989
Jun 1945–May 1950
60-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1970, 1971
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2020
Ties: 1937, 1938, 1939, 1989, 1995, 2005

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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/