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Birmingham, Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1956

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1956
1-Month
73.0°F
(22.8°C)
71.0°F
(21.7°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1976
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 1962
Apr–May 1956
2-Month
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1961
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1958, 1979
Mar–May 1956
3-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1960
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Feb–May 1956
4-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1947, 1960
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1932
Jan–May 1956
5-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1940
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1982, 2003
Dec 1955–May 1956
6-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1940
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Nov 1955–May 1956
7-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1940
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1948, 1954, 1979, 2015
Oct 1955–May 1956
8-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1940
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1947, 1979, 2001
Sep 1955–May 1956
9-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1977
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1994
Aug 1955–May 1956
10-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1968
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1979, 2013
Jul 1955–May 1956
11-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1968
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1936, 1943, 1953, 1982
Jun 1955–May 1956
12-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1968
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1959, 1976, 1983, 2014
Dec 1954–May 1956
18-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1941, 1968, 1977
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1963, 1972, 2010
Jun 1954–May 1956
24-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1969
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1936, 1945, 1989
Jun 1953–May 1956
36-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1970
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018
Ties: 1954, 1990
Jun 1952–May 1956
48-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1969, 1971
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2019, 2020
Ties: 1950
Jun 1951–May 1956
60-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1970
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2020
Ties: 1946, 1950, 1988, 1996

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 1, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/