Climate at a Glance

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Alabama, Climate Division 1. Northern Valley

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1940
1-Month
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
68.0°F
(20.0°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.8°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1976
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1899
Ties: 1973
Apr–May 1940
2-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1907
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1896
Ties: 1917, 1993
Mar–May 1940
3-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1960
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1932, 1958
Feb–May 1940
4-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1960
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1969
Jan–May 1940
5-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
-4.7°F
(-2.6°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Dec 1939–May 1940
6-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-3.8°F
(-2.1°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Nov 1939–May 1940
7-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-3.7°F
(-2.1°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1940
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012, 2017
Oct 1939–May 1940
8-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Sep 1939–May 1940
9-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
5th Coolest Coolest to Date 1977, 1978
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Aug 1939–May 1940
10-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
5th Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Jul 1939–May 1940
11-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
5th Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Jun 1939–May 1940
12-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
6th Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Dec 1938–May 1940
18-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1977
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1965, 1981, 1993, 1997
Jun 1938–May 1940
24-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1978
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1902, 1966, 1967, 1982, 1998
Jun 1937–May 1940
36-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1970
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2018
Ties: 1901, 1926, 1947, 1949, 1953, 1988, 1993, 2004, 2010
Jun 1936–May 1940
48-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1980
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2019, 2020
Ties: 1912, 1930, 1932, 1952, 1953, 1992, 2003, 2006, 2014
Jun 1935–May 1940
60-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1980
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2020
Ties: 1914, 1947, 1948, 1991, 1992, 2015

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 11, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/