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Shelby County, Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1974
1-Month
70.5°F
(21.4°C)
69.6°F
(20.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1976
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 1899
Ties: 1900, 1913, 1952, 1957
Apr–May 1974
2-Month
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1997
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1896
Ties: 1913, 1923, 1956, 1969, 1978, 2016
Mar–May 1974
3-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1971
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1963, 1967, 1995, 2004, 2015
Feb–May 1974
4-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1960
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 2011
Jan–May 1974
5-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1940
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Ties: 1938
Dec 1973–May 1974
6-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1940, 1978
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 2019, 2020
Nov 1973–May 1974
7-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1940
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2012
Oct 1973–May 1974
8-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Ties: 1999, 2016
Sep 1973–May 1974
9-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
2.8°F
(1.5°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Ties: 1999, 2012
Aug 1973–May 1974
10-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Jul 1973–May 1974
11-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1968, 1977
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Ties: 2016, 2019
Jun 1973–May 1974
12-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Ties: 1923
Dec 1972–May 1974
18-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1909, 1932, 1955, 1957
Jun 1972–May 1974
24-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1969
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1899, 1936, 1943, 1956, 1957, 1995
Jun 1971–May 1974
36-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1970
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2018, 2019
Ties: 1908, 1910, 1912, 1913, 1917, 1936, 1954, 1987, 2006, 2014
Jun 1970–May 1974
48-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1971
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2020
Ties: 1915, 1987, 1997
Jun 1969–May 1974
60-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1970, 1971
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2020
Ties: 1904, 1905

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: County Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 11, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/