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Birmingham, Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1962

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1930-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1962
1-Month
78.1°F
(25.6°C)
70.8°F
(21.6°C)
7.3°F
(4.0°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1976
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 1962
Apr–May 1962
2-Month
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1976
5th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012, 2017
Mar–May 1962
3-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1960
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Feb–May 1962
4-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1960
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Jan–May 1962
5-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1940
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1945
Dec 1961–May 1962
6-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1940
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1937
Nov 1961–May 1962
7-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1940
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Oct 1961–May 1962
8-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1977
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1939, 2005, 2008
Sep 1961–May 1962
9-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1977
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 2006, 2008
Aug 1961–May 1962
10-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1977
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1948
Jul 1961–May 1962
11-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1977
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1935, 1946, 1948, 1972, 1992, 2003
Jun 1961–May 1962
12-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1977
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1938, 1942, 1953, 1986
Dec 1960–May 1962
18-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1977
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 1947
Jun 1960–May 1962
24-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1969, 1978
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1948, 1963, 1972, 1982
Jun 1959–May 1962
36-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1970
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2018, 2019
Ties: 1981, 1982
Jun 1958–May 1962
48-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1969, 1970, 1971
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2019
Ties: 1943, 1960, 1965, 1976, 1982, 1985
Jun 1957–May 1962
60-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
14th Coolest Coolest to Date 1970, 1971
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2019
Ties: 1984

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/