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Birmingham, Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1997

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1997
1-Month
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
71.1°F
(21.7°C)
-3.8°F
(-2.1°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1962
Apr–May 1997
2-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
-3.7°F
(-2.0°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1961, 1976
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1991
Ties: 1973
Mar–May 1997
3-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1960
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1934, 1941, 1975, 1989, 2014
Feb–May 1997
4-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1960
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 2001
Jan–May 1997
5-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1940
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1948
Dec 1996–May 1997
6-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1940
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1935
Nov 1996–May 1997
7-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1940
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1933, 1952, 1972, 1987, 2005
Oct 1996–May 1997
8-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1977
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1943, 1946, 1992
Sep 1996–May 1997
9-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1977
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1933, 1989
Aug 1996–May 1997
10-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1977
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1943, 1956, 1965
Jul 1996–May 1997
11-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1977
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1943, 1953
Jun 1996–May 1997
12-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1977
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1943, 1965
Dec 1995–May 1997
18-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1977
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1958
Jun 1995–May 1997
24-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1969, 1978
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1948, 1951, 1974, 2011
Jun 1994–May 1997
36-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1970
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2018, 2019
Ties: 1951, 1952, 1988, 2004, 2005, 2016
Jun 1993–May 1997
48-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1971
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2020
Ties: 1945, 1952, 2010
Jun 1992–May 1997
60-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1970, 1971
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2020
Ties: 1940, 1941, 1959, 1987, 1988

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 12, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/