Climate at a Glance

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Birmingham, Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2012

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2012
1-Month
74.1°F
(23.4°C)
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
3.5°F
(2.0°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1976
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 1962
Apr–May 2012
2-Month
70.1°F
(21.2°C)
66.6°F
(19.2°C)
3.5°F
(2.0°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1961, 1976
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012, 2017
Ties: 2017
Mar–May 2012
3-Month
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
5.8°F
(3.2°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1931, 1960
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Feb–May 2012
4-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
5.4°F
(3.0°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1947
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jan–May 2012
5-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
5.5°F
(3.1°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1940
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Dec 2011–May 2012
6-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
5.2°F
(2.9°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1940
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Nov 2011–May 2012
7-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
4.7°F
(2.6°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1940
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Oct 2011–May 2012
8-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1977
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Sep 2011–May 2012
9-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1977
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Ties: 2020
Aug 2011–May 2012
10-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1977
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Ties: 1932
Jul 2011–May 2012
11-Month
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1977
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jun 2011–May 2012
12-Month
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
3.1°F
(1.8°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1977
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Dec 2010–May 2012
18-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1977
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2017
Ties: 1999, 2019
Jun 2010–May 2012
24-Month
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1969, 1978
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jun 2009–May 2012
36-Month
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1970
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2018, 2019
Ties: 2008
Jun 2008–May 2012
48-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1971
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2020
Ties: 2000, 2014
Jun 2007–May 2012
60-Month
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1970, 1971
5th Warmest Warmest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published June 2020, retrieved on July 5, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/