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Birmingham, Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1978

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1930-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1978
1-Month
70.1°F
(21.2°C)
70.7°F
(21.5°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1962
Ties: 1980, 1985
Apr–May 1978
2-Month
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012, 2017
Ties: 1974, 2000
Mar–May 1978
3-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1960
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Feb–May 1978
4-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1960
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1940
Jan–May 1978
5-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
-4.4°F
(-2.5°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Dec 1977–May 1978
6-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
-4.0°F
(-2.2°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Nov 1977–May 1978
7-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.7°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1940
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Oct 1977–May 1978
8-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Sep 1977–May 1978
9-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1958, 1968
Aug 1977–May 1978
10-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Jul 1977–May 1978
11-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Jun 1977–May 1978
12-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 2010
Dec 1976–May 1978
18-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1970
Jun 1976–May 1978
24-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1969, 1978
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1969
Jun 1975–May 1978
36-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1970
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018, 2019
Jun 1974–May 1978
48-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1969, 1970, 1971
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Jun 1973–May 1978
60-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1970, 1971
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1973, 1977

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/