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Alabama, Climate Division 1. Northern Valley

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1972
1-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1963
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1913
Nov–Dec 1972
2-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Oct–Dec 1972
3-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1907, 1993, 2010
Sep–Dec 1972
4-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931
Ties: 1920, 1948, 1987, 2013
Aug–Dec 1972
5-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931
Ties: 1910, 1916, 1961
Jul–Dec 1972
6-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931
Ties: 1895, 1944, 1966, 1996
Jun–Dec 1972
7-Month
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
65.3°F
(18.5°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931
May–Dec 1972
8-Month
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2016
Ties: 1910, 1966, 1969
Apr–Dec 1972
9-Month
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2016
Ties: 1969, 1975
Mar–Dec 1972
10-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2016
Feb–Dec 1972
11-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2016
Ties: 1903, 1912, 1928, 1940, 1961, 1974, 1978, 2014
Jan–Dec 1972
12-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1976
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1921
Ties: 1977, 2003
Jul 1971–Dec 1972
18-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1968
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2016
Ties: 1906, 1916, 1944
Jan 1971–Dec 1972
24-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1969, 1979
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 1922
Jan 1970–Dec 1972
36-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1969
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2017, 2018
Ties: 1959, 1966, 1989, 1994
Jan 1969–Dec 1972
48-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1979
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2019
Ties: 1964, 1966, 1977, 1983
Jan 1968–Dec 1972
60-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1980
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2020
Ties: 1963, 1964, 1978

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 16, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/