Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1917

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1917
1-Month
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
70.7°F
(21.5°C)
-4.7°F
(-2.6°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1976
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 1899
Apr–May 1917
2-Month
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1907 1997
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 1896
Ties: 1989, 1992
Mar–May 1917
3-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1960
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2012
Ties: 1923, 1966
Feb–May 1917
4-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1960
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2012
Ties: 1937, 1972
Jan–May 1917
5-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1940, 1978
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2012
Ties: 1923, 1962, 1986, 1997, 2011
Dec 1916–May 1917
6-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1978
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2012
Ties: 1897, 1930, 1954, 1956, 1998, 2015
Nov 1916–May 1917
7-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1940
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2017
Ties: 1903, 1908, 1944, 1967, 1987, 2004, 2007
Oct 1916–May 1917
8-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1977
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2017
Ties: 1962
Sep 1916–May 1917
9-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1977
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2017
Ties: 1896, 1962, 1989
Aug 1916–May 1917
10-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1977
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2017
Ties: 1956, 1985, 2003, 2007
Jul 1916–May 1917
11-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1977
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2017
Ties: 1930, 1944, 1954, 1985
Jun 1916–May 1917
12-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1977
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2017
Ties: 1919, 1930, 2003, 2009
Dec 1915–May 1917
18-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1916 1977
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1912 2017
Ties: 1911, 1956, 1975, 1987, 2001, 2009
Jun 1915–May 1917
24-Month
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1916 1978
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2017
Ties: 1907, 1909, 1911, 1937, 1945, 1956, 2006, 2009
Jun 1914–May 1917
36-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1916 1970
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1913 2018, 2019
Ties: 1907, 1948, 2016
Jun 1913–May 1917
48-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1971
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2019, 2020
Ties: 1921, 1944, 1974, 1988, 1989, 1999, 2005
Jun 1912–May 1917
60-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1916 1971
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2020
Ties: 1915, 1916, 1921, 1959, 1989, 1992, 1995, 2014

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 22, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/