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Shelby County, Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1987
1-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
4.4°F
(2.5°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1963
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Nov–Dec 1987
2-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1950, 1976
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1971
Oct–Dec 1987
3-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1976
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 1931
Ties: 1961, 2013
Sep–Dec 1987
4-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1976
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 1931
Ties: 1905, 1965, 1996, 2010
Aug–Dec 1987
5-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1976
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 1931
Ties: 1899, 1904, 1916, 1949
Jul–Dec 1987
6-Month
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1976
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2016
Ties: 1946, 1949, 1994, 2001
Jun–Dec 1987
7-Month
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1976
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2016
Ties: 1904, 1914, 1949, 1959, 2008, 2014
May–Dec 1987
8-Month
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1976
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2016
Ties: 1938, 1951, 1999
Apr–Dec 1987
9-Month
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1976
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2015, 2016
Ties: 1916, 1946, 1947, 1951, 2001
Mar–Dec 1987
10-Month
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
65.5°F
(18.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1976
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 1921
Ties: 1934, 1935, 1951, 1978, 1982, 1994
Feb–Dec 1987
11-Month
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1976
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 1921, 1927
Ties: 1926, 1935, 1939, 1941, 1944, 1982, 1985, 2002, 2008, 2010
Jan–Dec 1987
12-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1976
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 1921, 1927
Ties: 1915, 1934, 1952, 1982, 1994, 2008
Jul 1986–Dec 1987
18-Month
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1968
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 1922, 2016
Ties: 1909, 1937, 1938
Jan 1986–Dec 1987
24-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1969
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 1922
Ties: 1898, 1912, 1957, 1998
Jan 1985–Dec 1987
36-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1968, 1969
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 1923
Ties: 1930, 1947, 1950, 1998, 2004, 2011, 2014
Jan 1984–Dec 1987
48-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1969
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2019
Ties: 1918, 1940, 1941, 1948, 1990, 2003, 2004
Jan 1983–Dec 1987
60-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1970
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2019, 2020
Ties: 1902, 1906, 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: County Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 27, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/