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Birmingham, Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1979

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1930-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1979
1-Month
69.5°F
(20.8°C)
70.8°F
(21.6°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1962
Ties: 1990
Apr–May 1979
2-Month
66.1°F
(18.9°C)
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012, 2017
Ties: 1949, 1968
Mar–May 1979
3-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1960
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1990
Feb–May 1979
4-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1960
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1996
Jan–May 1979
5-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.2°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1940
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 2010
Dec 1978–May 1979
6-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1940
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1966, 2001
Nov 1978–May 1979
7-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1940
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1983
Oct 1978–May 1979
8-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1936
Sep 1978–May 1979
9-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2017
Ties: 1967
Aug 1978–May 1979
10-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2017
Jul 1978–May 1979
11-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1996, 2013
Jun 1978–May 1979
12-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1982, 2013
Dec 1977–May 1979
18-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Jun 1977–May 1979
24-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1969, 1978
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1976
Jun 1976–May 1979
36-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1970
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018, 2019
Ties: 1968, 1977
Jun 1975–May 1979
48-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1969, 1970, 1971
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1980
Jun 1974–May 1979
60-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970, 1971
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Ties: 1969, 1972, 1981

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/