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Birmingham, Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1973

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1930-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1973
1-Month
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
70.8°F
(21.6°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1962
Apr–May 1973
2-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
-3.8°F
(-2.1°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1961
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012, 2017
Ties: 1976
Mar–May 1973
3-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1931
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Feb–May 1973
4-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1947, 1960
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Jan–May 1973
5-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Dec 1972–May 1973
6-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1970
Nov 1972–May 1973
7-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1936, 1984
Oct 1972–May 1973
8-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1964
Sep 1972–May 1973
9-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1951, 1970
Aug 1972–May 1973
10-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.2°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Jul 1972–May 1973
11-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1968
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Jun 1972–May 1973
12-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.2°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1968, 1977
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1958
Dec 1971–May 1973
18-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1965
Jun 1971–May 1973
24-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1969
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1952, 1966, 1980
Jun 1970–May 1973
36-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018, 2019
Ties: 1941, 1980
Jun 1969–May 1973
48-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1971
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2019
Ties: 1964
Jun 1968–May 1973
60-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970, 1971
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2019
Ties: 1980

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/