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Birmingham, Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2004

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2004
1-Month
73.6°F
(23.1°C)
71.1°F
(21.7°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1976
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 1962
Apr–May 2004
2-Month
68.0°F
(20.0°C)
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1961, 1976
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1991
Ties: 1946, 1967
Mar–May 2004
3-Month
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1960
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1967, 1974, 2006, 2007, 2016
Feb–May 2004
4-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1960
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2012
Jan–May 2004
5-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1940
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1989, 2009
Dec 2003–May 2004
6-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1940
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1954, 1956, 1985
Nov 2003–May 2004
7-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1940
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1939, 1990, 2008
Oct 2003–May 2004
8-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1977
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1937, 2007
Sep 2003–May 2004
9-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1977
35th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Aug 2003–May 2004
10-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1977
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1945, 2002
Jul 2003–May 2004
11-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1977
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1942, 1972, 2002
Jun 2003–May 2004
12-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1977
41st Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2017
Ties: 1954, 1962, 1985, 1989, 2003, 2005
Dec 2002–May 2004
18-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1977
46th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2017
Ties: 2011
Jun 2002–May 2004
24-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1969, 1978
37th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2017
Ties: 1943, 1944, 1975, 1990, 2003, 2005
Jun 2001–May 2004
36-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1970
36th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2018, 2019
Ties: 1951, 1952, 1988, 1997, 2005, 2016
Jun 2000–May 2004
48-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1971
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2020
Ties: 1940, 1944, 1947, 1987, 1990, 1998
Jun 1999–May 2004
60-Month
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1970, 1971
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2020
Ties: 1946, 1993, 1994, 2006, 2015

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 6, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/