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Birmingham, Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1973

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1973
1-Month
68.1°F
(20.1°C)
70.9°F
(21.6°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.5°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1962
Ties: 1992
Apr–May 1973
2-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
66.8°F
(19.3°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1976
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1962
Ties: 1983
Mar–May 1973
3-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1931, 1960
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1937, 1978, 1988
Feb–May 1973
4-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1947, 1960
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Jan–May 1973
5-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1931
Dec 1972–May 1973
6-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1947
Nov 1972–May 1973
7-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 2001, 2014
Oct 1972–May 1973
8-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Sep 1972–May 1973
9-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1960, 1970
Aug 1972–May 1973
10-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Jul 1972–May 1973
11-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1977
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1951
Jun 1972–May 1973
12-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1977
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1958
Dec 1971–May 1973
18-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1983, 1993, 2010, 2014
Jun 1971–May 1973
24-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1969, 1978
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1940, 1983
Jun 1970–May 1973
36-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970, 1978
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018, 2019
Ties: 1961, 1965, 1967, 1984
Jun 1969–May 1973
48-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1969, 1970, 1971
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2020
Ties: 1966, 1977, 1981
Jun 1968–May 1973
60-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2020
Ties: 1977

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on July 10, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/