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Shelby County, Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1987
1-Month
73.1°F
(22.8°C)
69.6°F
(20.9°C)
3.5°F
(1.9°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 1899
Ties: 1898
Apr–May 1987
2-Month
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1997
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1986 1896
Ties: 1937, 1953, 1981, 1985, 2003
Mar–May 1987
3-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1971
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Feb–May 1987
4-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1960
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1954, 2001, 2008
Jan–May 1987
5-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1940
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 2008
Dec 1986–May 1987
6-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1940, 1978
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Nov 1986–May 1987
7-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1940
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1896, 1946, 1962, 1975, 1997, 2005, 2009
Oct 1986–May 1987
8-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1977
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1919, 1934, 1948, 1952, 1985
Sep 1986–May 1987
9-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1977
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1909, 1948, 1955
Aug 1986–May 1987
10-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1977
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1945, 1946, 2018
Jul 1986–May 1987
11-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1968, 1977
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1903, 1995, 2011
Jun 1986–May 1987
12-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1977
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1909, 1911, 1921, 1938, 1939
Dec 1985–May 1987
18-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1977
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1907, 1917, 1929, 1949, 1954, 2003
Jun 1985–May 1987
24-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1969
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1909, 1912, 1920, 1924, 1932, 1934, 1946, 1953, 2006
Jun 1984–May 1987
36-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1970
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2018, 2019
Ties: 1908, 1910, 1912, 1913, 1917, 1936, 1954, 1974, 2006, 2014
Jun 1983–May 1987
48-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1971
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2019, 2020
Ties: 1915, 1974, 1997
Jun 1982–May 1987
60-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1970, 1971
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2020
Ties: 1902, 1943, 1975, 1988, 1996

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: County Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on November 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/