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Birmingham, Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1987

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1930-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1987
1-Month
74.4°F
(23.6°C)
70.8°F
(21.6°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 1962
Ties: 2000
Apr–May 1987
2-Month
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
66.6°F
(19.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012, 2017
Ties: 1934, 1935, 1937, 1956, 1958, 1985
Mar–May 1987
3-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1960
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1965, 2010
Feb–May 1987
4-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1960
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1950, 1954, 1975
Jan–May 1987
5-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1940
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1951, 1982
Dec 1986–May 1987
6-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1940
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1994
Nov 1986–May 1987
7-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1940
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1933
Oct 1986–May 1987
8-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1938, 1990, 1997
Sep 1986–May 1987
9-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1977
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1935, 1946
Aug 1986–May 1987
10-Month
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1977
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1992, 2004, 2005
Jul 1986–May 1987
11-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1977
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1949
Jun 1986–May 1987
12-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1977
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1939, 1949, 1952
Dec 1985–May 1987
18-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1977
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Jun 1985–May 1987
24-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1969, 1978
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1934, 1939, 1946, 1949, 1953, 1995, 2006
Jun 1984–May 1987
36-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1970
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2018, 2019
Ties: 1936, 1937, 1956, 2005
Jun 1983–May 1987
48-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1969, 1970, 1971
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2019
Ties: 1940, 1947, 1958, 1988, 1989, 1995, 1998, 2004
Jun 1982–May 1987
60-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1970, 1971
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2019
Ties: 1940, 1941, 1988, 1997

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/