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Birmingham, Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1953

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1953
1-Month
73.8°F
(23.2°C)
71.0°F
(21.7°C)
2.8°F
(1.5°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1976
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1962
Apr–May 1953
2-Month
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1961
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 1962, 1991
Ties: 1944, 1994, 2014
Mar–May 1953
3-Month
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1960
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2012
Ties: 1982, 2000
Feb–May 1953
4-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1947, 1960
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2012
Ties: 1930, 1944
Jan–May 1953
5-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1940
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Ties: 1949
Dec 1952–May 1953
6-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1940
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2012
Ties: 1952, 2000
Nov 1952–May 1953
7-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1940
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1975, 1986
Oct 1952–May 1953
8-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1977
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2017
Ties: 1989, 2011
Sep 1952–May 1953
9-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1977
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2017
Aug 1952–May 1953
10-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1977
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2017
Ties: 1941, 1944, 1981, 2015
Jul 1952–May 1953
11-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1968, 1977
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2017
Ties: 1943, 1944, 1956, 1965, 1997, 2009
Jun 1952–May 1953
12-Month
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1977
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2017
Ties: 1938, 1942, 1948, 1989
Dec 1951–May 1953
18-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1977
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1935, 1957
Jun 1951–May 1953
24-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1969
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1956, 1986, 1995, 2006
Jun 1950–May 1953
36-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1970
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2018
Ties: 1983
Jun 1949–May 1953
48-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1969, 1970, 1971
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2019
Ties: 1948, 1949, 1951, 1987, 1990, 2006, 2015
Jun 1948–May 1953
60-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1970
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2019
Ties: 1949, 1952, 1989, 1990, 1993, 1994, 2007, 2011

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/