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Shelby County, Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1948
1-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1963
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1932, 1970
Nov–Dec 1948
2-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1950, 1976
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1988, 2004
Oct–Dec 1948
3-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1976
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1931
Ties: 1904, 1939, 2002
Sep–Dec 1948
4-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1976
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1931
Ties: 1913, 2009
Aug–Dec 1948
5-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1976
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1931
Ties: 1920
Jul–Dec 1948
6-Month
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
65.3°F
(18.5°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1976
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2016
Ties: 1965
Jun–Dec 1948
7-Month
66.6°F
(19.2°C)
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1976
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2016
Ties: 1895, 1945, 1970, 2013
May–Dec 1948
8-Month
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1976
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2016
Ties: 1932, 1935, 1964
Apr–Dec 1948
9-Month
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1976
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2015, 2016
Ties: 1924, 1949
Mar–Dec 1948
10-Month
65.9°F
(18.8°C)
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1976
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 1921
Ties: 1915, 1945, 1954, 1973
Feb–Dec 1948
11-Month
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1976
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 1921, 1927
Ties: 1929, 1957, 1994, 2004
Jan–Dec 1948
12-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1976
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 1921, 1927
Ties: 1898, 1928, 1930, 1959, 2001, 2009, 2010
Jul 1947–Dec 1948
18-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1968
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 1922, 2016
Ties: 1945, 1956, 1994
Jan 1947–Dec 1948
24-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1969
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1922
Ties: 1905, 1943, 1985, 1988
Jan 1946–Dec 1948
36-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1968, 1969
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1923
Ties: 1900, 1907, 1940, 1949, 1986, 2003, 2010, 2015
Jan 1945–Dec 1948
48-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1969
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2019
Ties: 1918, 1940, 1941, 1987, 1990, 2003, 2004
Jan 1944–Dec 1948
60-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1970
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2019, 2020
Ties: 1899, 1908, 1914, 1940, 1946, 1947, 1952, 1992, 1993, 1998, 2004

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: County Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 27, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/