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Birmingham, Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1970

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1930-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1970
1-Month
71.7°F
(22.1°C)
70.7°F
(21.5°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1965 1962
Ties: 1935, 1964, 1974
Apr–May 1970
2-Month
68.9°F
(20.5°C)
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2012, 2017
Ties: 1948
Mar–May 1970
3-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1960
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1982, 2002, 2018
Feb–May 1970
4-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1960
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1933, 1959, 2001
Jan–May 1970
5-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1940
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1964, 1981
Dec 1969–May 1970
6-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1940
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1981, 1983
Nov 1969–May 1970
7-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1940
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Oct 1969–May 1970
8-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1977
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Ties: 1980, 2014
Sep 1969–May 1970
9-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1977
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Aug 1969–May 1970
10-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1977
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Ties: 1951, 1964
Jul 1969–May 1970
11-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1977
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Ties: 1931, 1980, 1993, 2014
Jun 1969–May 1970
12-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1977
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Ties: 1931
Dec 1968–May 1970
18-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1977
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Ties: 1978
Jun 1968–May 1970
24-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1969, 1978
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Jun 1967–May 1970
36-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1970
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2018, 2019
Jun 1966–May 1970
48-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1969, 1970, 1971
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2019
Ties: 1969, 1971
Jun 1965–May 1970
60-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1970, 1971
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2019
Ties: 1971

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