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Birmingham, Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1961

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1961
1-Month
67.1°F
(19.5°C)
71.1°F
(21.7°C)
-4.0°F
(-2.2°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1976
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1962
Apr–May 1961
2-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
-3.9°F
(-2.2°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1961, 1976
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1991
Ties: 1976
Mar–May 1961
3-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1960
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1966
Feb–May 1961
4-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1960
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1981
Jan–May 1961
5-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1940
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1942, 1981
Dec 1960–May 1961
6-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1940
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1936, 1979
Nov 1960–May 1961
7-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1940
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Oct 1960–May 1961
8-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1977
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1963
Sep 1960–May 1961
9-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1977
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1963, 1980
Aug 1960–May 1961
10-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1977
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Ties: 1960, 1971, 1980, 2014
Jul 1960–May 1961
11-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1977
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1976, 1993
Jun 1960–May 1961
12-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1977
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1967
Dec 1959–May 1961
18-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1977
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Ties: 1967
Jun 1959–May 1961
24-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1969, 1978
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Jun 1958–May 1961
36-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1970
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2018, 2019
Jun 1957–May 1961
48-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
8th Coolest Coolest to Date 1971
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2020
Jun 1956–May 1961
60-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
17th Coolest Coolest to Date 1970, 1971
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2020
Ties: 1966

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