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Birmingham, Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1998

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1998
1-Month
74.3°F
(23.5°C)
70.9°F
(21.6°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1976
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1962
Apr–May 1998
2-Month
68.1°F
(20.1°C)
66.8°F
(19.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1976
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1962
Ties: 1943
Mar–May 1998
3-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1931, 1960
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1942, 1999, 2010
Feb–May 1998
4-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1947, 1960
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1949, 1982, 2007, 2009
Jan–May 1998
5-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1940
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Dec 1997–May 1998
6-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1940
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2012
Ties: 1946
Nov 1997–May 1998
7-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1940
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2017
Ties: 1948, 1954, 1992
Oct 1997–May 1998
8-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1977
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2017
Ties: 1941, 1944
Sep 1997–May 1998
9-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1977
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2017
Ties: 1953, 1975, 2015
Aug 1997–May 1998
10-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1977
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2017
Ties: 1975
Jul 1997–May 1998
11-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1977
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2017
Ties: 1981, 2015
Jun 1997–May 1998
12-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1977
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2017
Ties: 1941, 1988
Dec 1996–May 1998
18-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1936, 1951, 1958, 1989
Jun 1996–May 1998
24-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1969, 1978
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2017
Ties: 1958, 1962, 1972, 1982, 1997, 2002
Jun 1995–May 1998
36-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1970, 1978
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2018, 2019
Ties: 1963, 1975
Jun 1994–May 1998
48-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1969, 1970, 1971
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2020
Ties: 1954, 1975
Jun 1993–May 1998
60-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1970
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2020
Ties: 1996, 2005

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