Climate at a Glance

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Alabama, Climate Division 1. Northern Valley

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1940
1-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
4.6°F
(2.5°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1963
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2015
Nov–Dec 1940
2-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1976
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2015
Oct–Dec 1940
3-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1976
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2015
Ties: 1899, 1921
Sep–Dec 1940
4-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1976
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1931
Ties: 1938, 1985, 1991, 2002
Aug–Dec 1940
5-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1976
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 1931
Ties: 1951, 1965, 1986, 1991, 2001
Jul–Dec 1940
6-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1976
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1931
Ties: 1912, 1930, 1955, 2017
Jun–Dec 1940
7-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
65.3°F
(18.5°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1976
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1931
Ties: 1898, 1905, 1930, 1982, 1988, 2017
May–Dec 1940
8-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1976
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Ties: 1935, 1993, 2014
Apr–Dec 1940
9-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1928 1976
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Ties: 1945, 1996, 2009
Mar–Dec 1940
10-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1976
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Ties: 1920
Feb–Dec 1940
11-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1928 1976
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Ties: 1903, 1912, 1928, 1961, 1972, 1974, 1978, 2014
Jan–Dec 1940
12-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1976
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1921
Ties: 1960, 1979
Jul 1939–Dec 1940
18-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1968
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Ties: 1960, 1963
Jan 1939–Dec 1940
24-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1929 1969, 1979
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1922
Ties: 1924, 1929, 1971, 1985
Jan 1938–Dec 1940
36-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1969
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017, 2018
Ties: 1897, 1915, 1920, 1924, 1925, 1944, 1947, 1952
Jan 1937–Dec 1940
48-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1979
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2019
Ties: 1912, 1913, 1929, 1945, 1948, 1951, 2005, 2014
Jan 1936–Dec 1940
60-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1980
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2020
Ties: 1914, 1930, 1932, 1942, 1948, 1950, 1991, 1994, 1999, 2004, 2005

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 18, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/