Climate at a Glance

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Shelby County, Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1938
1-Month
71.6°F
(22.0°C)
69.6°F
(20.9°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1976
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 1899
Ties: 1927, 1959
Apr–May 1938
2-Month
66.6°F
(19.2°C)
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1997
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1935 1896
Ties: 1964, 2001, 2004
Mar–May 1938
3-Month
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
3.0°F
(1.6°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1971
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1929 2012
Ties: 1929
Feb–May 1938
4-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
3.8°F
(2.2°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1960
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2012
Jan–May 1938
5-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1940
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2012
Ties: 1974
Dec 1937–May 1938
6-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1940, 1978
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2012
Ties: 1999, 2016
Nov 1937–May 1938
7-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1940
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2012
Oct 1937–May 1938
8-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.7°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1977
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2017
Ties: 1897, 1909
Sep 1937–May 1938
9-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1977
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2017
Ties: 1946, 2002
Aug 1937–May 1938
10-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1977
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2017
Ties: 1986
Jul 1937–May 1938
11-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1968, 1977
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2017
Ties: 1928, 1933, 1934, 2007, 2018
Jun 1937–May 1938
12-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1977
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2017
Ties: 1909, 1911, 1921, 1939, 1987, 2021
Dec 1936–May 1938
18-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1977
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2017
Ties: 1898
Jun 1936–May 1938
24-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1969
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2017
Ties: 2019
Jun 1935–May 1938
36-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1970
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2018, 2019
Ties: 1899, 1911, 1921, 1933, 1957, 1999, 2007
Jun 1934–May 1938
48-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1971
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2019, 2020
Ties: 1910, 1932, 1937, 2000, 2001, 2012
Jun 1933–May 1938
60-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1970, 1971
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2020
Ties: 1911, 1931, 1932, 1933, 1935, 1937, 1939, 2003, 2008, 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: County Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/