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Birmingham, Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1989

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1989
1-Month
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
71.0°F
(21.7°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1976
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1962
Apr–May 1989
2-Month
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1961, 1976
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1988 1991
Mar–May 1989
3-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1960
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1934, 1941, 1975, 1997, 2014
Feb–May 1989
4-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1960
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1963, 2005, 2015
Jan–May 1989
5-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1940
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 2004, 2009
Dec 1988–May 1989
6-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1940
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2012
Ties: 1998
Nov 1988–May 1989
7-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1940
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1937, 1945
Oct 1988–May 1989
8-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1977
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Sep 1988–May 1989
9-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1977
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1933, 1997
Aug 1988–May 1989
10-Month
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1977
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 2003
Jul 1988–May 1989
11-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1977
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1933, 1938, 1985, 1990, 2003
Jun 1988–May 1989
12-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1977
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1954, 1962, 1985, 2003, 2004, 2005
Dec 1987–May 1989
18-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1977
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1943, 1948, 1994
Jun 1987–May 1989
24-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1969, 1978
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2017
Ties: 1963, 1993, 1998
Jun 1986–May 1989
36-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1970
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2018, 2019
Ties: 1947, 1948, 1949, 2010
Jun 1985–May 1989
48-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1971
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2020
Ties: 1948, 1949, 1951, 1953, 1988, 1995, 2005, 2015
Jun 1984–May 1989
60-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1970, 1971
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2020
Ties: 1948, 1954, 1955, 1990, 2014

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 7, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/