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Birmingham, Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1985

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1985
1-Month
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
71.0°F
(21.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1976
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 1962
Apr–May 1985
2-Month
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1961, 1976
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1981 1991
Ties: 1938, 1963, 1981, 1987, 2016
Mar–May 1985
3-Month
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1960
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1953
Feb–May 1985
4-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1960
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2012
Ties: 1992
Jan–May 1985
5-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1940
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2012
Dec 1984–May 1985
6-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1940
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2012
Ties: 1954, 1956, 2004
Nov 1984–May 1985
7-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1940
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2017
Ties: 1954, 1998, 2011
Oct 1984–May 1985
8-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1934
Sep 1984–May 1985
9-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1942, 1945, 1952
Aug 1984–May 1985
10-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1942, 2005
Jul 1984–May 1985
11-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1933, 1938, 1989, 1990, 2003
Jun 1984–May 1985
12-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1954, 1962, 1989, 2003, 2004, 2005
Dec 1983–May 1985
18-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1966
Jun 1983–May 1985
24-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1969, 1978
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2017
Ties: 1958, 1994
Jun 1982–May 1985
36-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1970
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2018, 2019
Ties: 1942, 1962, 2015
Jun 1981–May 1985
48-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1971
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2020
Ties: 1965, 1976
Jun 1980–May 1985
60-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1970, 1971
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2020
Ties: 1974

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 10, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/