Climate at a Glance

County Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of November 2019. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Dale County, Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1972

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Coolest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Warmest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1972
1-Month
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
73.1°F
(22.8°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.5°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917, 1971, 1976
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1899, 1933, 1962
Ties: 1961, 1992
Apr–May 1972
2-Month
68.2°F
(20.1°C)
69.3°F
(20.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1961
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1896
Ties: 1990
Mar–May 1972
3-Month
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1971
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1952, 1981
Feb–May 1972
4-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1895
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1927
Ties: 1988, 2009
Jan–May 1972
5-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Ties: 1896, 1930, 2016
Dec 1971–May 1972
6-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1937
Nov 1971–May 1972
7-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940, 1978
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1937
Oct 1971–May 1972
8-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1937, 2000, 2002
Sep 1971–May 1972
9-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1939
Aug 1971–May 1972
10-Month
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1911, 1916, 1925, 1934
Jul 1971–May 1972
11-Month
65.3°F
(18.5°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1987, 2006
Jun 1971–May 1972
12-Month
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1933, 1953, 2006, 2008, 2018
Dec 1970–May 1972
18-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970, 1978
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 1914, 1921, 1943, 1976
Jun 1970–May 1972
24-Month
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2017
Ties: 1962, 1963, 1982
Jun 1969–May 1972
36-Month
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2018, 2019
Ties: 1901, 1905, 1961, 1964, 1984, 1994, 1998
Jun 1968–May 1972
48-Month
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1971
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2019
Ties: 1902, 1905, 1961, 1968, 1981
Jun 1967–May 1972
60-Month
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1971
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: County Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/