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Birmingham, Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1978

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1978
1-Month
70.1°F
(21.2°C)
71.1°F
(21.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1962
Apr–May 1978
2-Month
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1961, 1976
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1991
Ties: 2008
Mar–May 1978
3-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1960
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Feb–May 1978
4-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1960
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jan–May 1978
5-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
-4.6°F
(-2.6°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Dec 1977–May 1978
6-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
-4.2°F
(-2.3°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Nov 1977–May 1978
7-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
-3.5°F
(-1.9°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Oct 1977–May 1978
8-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1940
Sep 1977–May 1978
9-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1958, 1968
Aug 1977–May 1978
10-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Jul 1977–May 1978
11-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 2010
Jun 1977–May 1978
12-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1964, 2010
Dec 1976–May 1978
18-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1941
Jun 1976–May 1978
24-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1969, 1978
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1969
Jun 1975–May 1978
36-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1970
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018, 2019
Jun 1974–May 1978
48-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1971
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2020
Jun 1973–May 1978
60-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1970, 1971
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2020

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