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Birmingham, Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1974

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1930-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1974
1-Month
71.7°F
(22.1°C)
70.8°F
(21.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1976
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1962
Ties: 1935, 1964, 1970
Apr–May 1974
2-Month
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1976
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012, 2017
Ties: 1978, 2000
Mar–May 1974
3-Month
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1960
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 2006
Feb–May 1974
4-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1960
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2012
Ties: 1944, 1986
Jan–May 1974
5-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1940
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Dec 1973–May 1974
6-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1940
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1949
Nov 1973–May 1974
7-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1940
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1957
Oct 1973–May 1974
8-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1950, 1991
Sep 1973–May 1974
9-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Aug 1973–May 1974
10-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Jul 1973–May 1974
11-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Jun 1973–May 1974
12-Month
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1955
Dec 1972–May 1974
18-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1995
Jun 1972–May 1974
24-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1969, 1978
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1942, 1947, 1951, 1997
Jun 1971–May 1974
36-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1970
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2018, 2019
Ties: 1951, 1952, 1997, 2010, 2011
Jun 1970–May 1974
48-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1969, 1970, 1971
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2019
Jun 1969–May 1974
60-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1970, 1971
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2019
Ties: 1944, 1985

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