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Shelby County, Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1978
1-Month
69.1°F
(20.6°C)
69.6°F
(20.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1899
Ties: 2002, 2006
Apr–May 1978
2-Month
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1997
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1896
Ties: 1913, 1923, 1956, 1969, 1974, 2016
Mar–May 1978
3-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1971
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1996
Feb–May 1978
4-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.6°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1960
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1983
Jan–May 1978
5-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
-4.3°F
(-2.4°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Dec 1977–May 1978
6-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
-3.7°F
(-2.1°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940, 1978
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1940
Nov 1977–May 1978
7-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.5°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1940
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Oct 1977–May 1978
8-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Sep 1977–May 1978
9-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Aug 1977–May 1978
10-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1902, 1969
Jul 1977–May 1978
11-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1968, 1977
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Jun 1977–May 1978
12-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1980
Dec 1976–May 1978
18-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1941, 1971
Jun 1976–May 1978
24-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1969
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Jun 1975–May 1978
36-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1970
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018, 2019
Ties: 1969
Jun 1974–May 1978
48-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1971
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2020
Ties: 1980
Jun 1973–May 1978
60-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1970, 1971
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2020
Ties: 1962, 1965

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  • 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/