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Birmingham, Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1955

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1955
1-Month
73.2°F
(22.9°C)
71.0°F
(21.7°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1976
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1953 1962
Ties: 1943, 1959
Apr–May 1955
2-Month
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1997
6th Warmest Warmest to Date 1962
Mar–May 1955
3-Month
65.9°F
(18.8°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
2.8°F
(1.5°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1931
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Feb–May 1955
4-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
2.3°F
(1.2°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1947
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Jan–May 1955
5-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1940
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2012
Ties: 1946, 1999
Dec 1954–May 1955
6-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1940
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2012
Ties: 1937, 2018
Nov 1954–May 1955
7-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1940
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2017
Ties: 1937, 1945, 1946, 2005, 2008
Oct 1954–May 1955
8-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1977
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2017
Ties: 1945, 1948, 1952, 1975, 2004
Sep 1954–May 1955
9-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1977
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1949, 1987, 2005, 2006
Aug 1954–May 1955
10-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1977
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Jul 1954–May 1955
11-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1977
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1950, 1957, 2000
Jun 1954–May 1955
12-Month
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1977
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Ties: 2008
Dec 1953–May 1955
18-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1977
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Jun 1953–May 1955
24-Month
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1978
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1935, 1987
Jun 1952–May 1955
36-Month
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1978
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2018, 2019
Ties: 1933, 1957, 1987, 1999, 2009
Jun 1951–May 1955
48-Month
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1980
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2020
Ties: 2001, 2009
Jun 1950–May 1955
60-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1970, 1971, 1980
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2020
Ties: 1948, 1954, 2006, 2010, 2014

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