Climate at a Glance

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Birmingham, Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2018

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2018
1-Month
75.5°F
(24.2°C)
71.1°F
(21.7°C)
4.4°F
(2.5°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1976
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1962 1962
Apr–May 2018
2-Month
67.8°F
(19.9°C)
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1961, 1976
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 1991
Mar–May 2018
3-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1960
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1964, 1982, 1987, 2009
Feb–May 2018
4-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1960
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Jan–May 2018
5-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1940
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1945
Dec 2017–May 2018
6-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1940
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1955, 2002
Nov 2017–May 2018
7-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1940
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 1962
Oct 2017–May 2018
8-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 1949, 1986
Sep 2017–May 2018
9-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 1962
Aug 2017–May 2018
10-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 1948
Jul 2017–May 2018
11-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 1934, 1937, 1939, 2007
Jun 2017–May 2018
12-Month
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 1939, 1949, 1952, 1987
Dec 2016–May 2018
18-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1977
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Jun 2016–May 2018
24-Month
65.9°F
(18.8°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1969, 1978
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Jun 2015–May 2018
36-Month
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1970
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2018, 2019
Ties: 2019
Jun 2014–May 2018
48-Month
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1971
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2020
Jun 2013–May 2018
60-Month
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1970, 1971
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2020

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