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Shelby County, Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1973
1-Month
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
69.6°F
(20.9°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.8°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1976
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1899
Apr–May 1973
2-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1997
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1896
Mar–May 1973
3-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1971
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1895, 1909, 1917, 1954, 1959, 1989
Feb–May 1973
4-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1960
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1964
Jan–May 1973
5-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1942, 1964, 1993
Dec 1972–May 1973
6-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940, 1978
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1941, 1951, 1982
Nov 1972–May 1973
7-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1905, 1906, 1993
Oct 1972–May 1973
8-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1926, 1988
Sep 1972–May 1973
9-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1906, 1924
Aug 1972–May 1973
10-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1906, 1947, 2001
Jul 1972–May 1973
11-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1968, 1977
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1904, 1976
Jun 1972–May 1973
12-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1961, 1963
Dec 1971–May 1973
18-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1977
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1972, 1976, 2002
Jun 1971–May 1973
24-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1969
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 1901, 1903, 1918, 1919, 1948, 1952, 1958, 1989, 1998
Jun 1970–May 1973
36-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2018, 2019
Ties: 1902, 1941, 1983
Jun 1969–May 1973
48-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1971
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2019, 2020
Ties: 1963
Jun 1968–May 1973
60-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970, 1971
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2020
Ties: 1964

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: County Time Series, published June 2020, retrieved on July 2, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/