Climate at a Glance

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Shelby County, Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1972
1-Month
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
69.6°F
(20.9°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1976
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1899
Apr–May 1972
2-Month
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1997
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1896
Ties: 1897, 1960, 1966
Mar–May 1972
3-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1971
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1988, 2014
Feb–May 1972
4-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1960
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1902, 1979, 2014
Jan–May 1972
5-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1903
Dec 1971–May 1972
6-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940, 1978
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Nov 1971–May 1972
7-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2012
Ties: 1911, 1943, 1965, 1990, 2007, 2008
Oct 1971–May 1972
8-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 2005
Sep 1971–May 1972
9-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1935, 2008
Aug 1971–May 1972
10-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1948, 1952, 1995
Jul 1971–May 1972
11-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1968, 1977
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1908, 1946, 1986
Jun 1971–May 1972
12-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1928, 1933, 1934, 1945, 1946
Dec 1970–May 1972
18-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 1973, 1976, 2002
Jun 1970–May 1972
24-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1969
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 1900, 1982, 1997, 2010
Jun 1969–May 1972
36-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2018, 2019
Ties: 1961, 1984
Jun 1968–May 1972
48-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1971
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2019
Ties: 1961, 1964, 1966
Jun 1967–May 1972
60-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970, 1971
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2019
Ties: 1980

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: County Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 25, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/