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DeKalb County, Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1978
1-Month
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1902
Ties: 1909, 1923, 1928, 1946
Apr–May 1978
2-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1997
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1896
Ties: 1921, 1937, 1975, 1987
Mar–May 1978
3-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1960
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Feb–May 1978
4-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1960
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1901, 1980
Jan–May 1978
5-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
-4.4°F
(-2.4°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Dec 1977–May 1978
6-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
-4.0°F
(-2.2°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Nov 1977–May 1978
7-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Oct 1977–May 1978
8-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.7°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977, 1978
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1977
Sep 1977–May 1978
9-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Aug 1977–May 1978
10-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.2°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1958
Jul 1977–May 1978
11-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1969
Jun 1977–May 1978
12-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1993, 1996
Dec 1976–May 1978
18-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1964, 1968, 1969
Jun 1976–May 1978
24-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Jun 1975–May 1978
36-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1970
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1969
Jun 1974–May 1978
48-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1971
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Jun 1973–May 1978
60-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1970, 1971
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2020
Ties: 1963, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1973, 1983

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: County Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/