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Birmingham, Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1962

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1962
1-Month
78.9°F
(26.1°C)
71.0°F
(21.7°C)
7.9°F
(4.4°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1976
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 1962
Apr–May 1962
2-Month
70.7°F
(21.5°C)
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1997
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 1962
Mar–May 1962
3-Month
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1931
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 2020
Feb–May 1962
4-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
3.0°F
(1.6°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1947
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Jan–May 1962
5-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1940
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1949, 1953
Dec 1961–May 1962
6-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1940
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Nov 1961–May 1962
7-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1940
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Oct 1961–May 1962
8-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1977
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Sep 1961–May 1962
9-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1977
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Aug 1961–May 1962
10-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1977
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Jul 1961–May 1962
11-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1977
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Jun 1961–May 1962
12-Month
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1977
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1939, 1949, 1972, 2006, 2018
Dec 1960–May 1962
18-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1977
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1937, 1976, 1989, 2001, 2011
Jun 1960–May 1962
24-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1978
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1944, 1982, 2005
Jun 1959–May 1962
36-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1978
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2018, 2019
Ties: 1953
Jun 1958–May 1962
48-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1980
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2020
Ties: 1964, 1982, 1985
Jun 1957–May 1962
60-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
12th Coolest Coolest to Date 1970, 1971, 1980
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2020
Ties: 1967

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 29, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/