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Shelby County, Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1988
1-Month
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
69.6°F
(20.9°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1976
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1899
Ties: 1992
Apr–May 1988
2-Month
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1997
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1896
Ties: 1917
Mar–May 1988
3-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1971
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1972, 2014
Feb–May 1988
4-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1960
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1966, 1984
Jan–May 1988
5-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1940
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Dec 1987–May 1988
6-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1940, 1978
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1920, 1928, 1942
Nov 1987–May 1988
7-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1940
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1982, 1994
Oct 1987–May 1988
8-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1926, 1973
Sep 1987–May 1988
9-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1915, 1918
Aug 1987–May 1988
10-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1976
Jul 1987–May 1988
11-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1968, 1977
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1924, 1941, 1959, 1982
Jun 1987–May 1988
12-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1936
Dec 1986–May 1988
18-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1977
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1900, 1963, 1994, 1997, 2010
Jun 1986–May 1988
24-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1969
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1996, 2004
Jun 1985–May 1988
36-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1970
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2018, 2019
Ties: 1918, 2016
Jun 1984–May 1988
48-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1971
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2020
Ties: 1916, 1920, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1975, 1990, 2005, 2016
Jun 1983–May 1988
60-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1970, 1971
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2020
Ties: 1902, 1943, 1975, 1987, 1996

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/