Climate at a Glance

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Shelby County, Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1948
1-Month
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
69.6°F
(20.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1976
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 1899
Apr–May 1948
2-Month
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1997
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1896
Mar–May 1948
3-Month
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
2.3°F
(1.2°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1971
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1946, 2017
Feb–May 1948
4-Month
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1960
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2012
Jan–May 1948
5-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1940
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1956, 1997
Dec 1947–May 1948
6-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1940, 1978
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1962
Nov 1947–May 1948
7-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1940
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1913, 1919
Oct 1947–May 1948
8-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1977
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2017
Ties: 1919, 1934, 1952, 1985, 1987
Sep 1947–May 1948
9-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1977
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1909, 1955, 1987
Aug 1947–May 1948
10-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1977
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1952, 1972, 1995
Jul 1947–May 1948
11-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1968, 1977
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1942, 1945, 1949, 2002
Jun 1947–May 1948
12-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1977
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1896, 1917, 1919, 1953, 2005, 2009
Dec 1946–May 1948
18-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1977
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 2004
Jun 1946–May 1948
24-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1969
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2017
Ties: 1901, 1903, 1918, 1919, 1952, 1958, 1973, 1989, 1998
Jun 1945–May 1948
36-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1970
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2018, 2019
Ties: 1914, 1931, 1949, 2011
Jun 1944–May 1948
48-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1971
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2020
Ties: 1916, 1920, 1947, 1949, 1975, 1988, 1990, 2005, 2016
Jun 1943–May 1948
60-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1970, 1971
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2020
Ties: 1901, 1914, 1916, 1917, 1949, 1954, 1955, 1993, 2004, 2014

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: County Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 8, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/