Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1940
1-Month
32.1°F
(0.1°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
-13.0°F
(-7.2°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1940
127th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1950
Dec 1939–Jan 1940
2-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
-5.9°F
(-3.3°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1977
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1950
Ties: 1964
Nov 1939–Jan 1940
3-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
-4.8°F
(-2.7°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1977
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Oct 1939–Jan 1940
4-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1977
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Ties: 1902
Sep 1939–Jan 1940
5-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1977
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Ties: 1968, 1969, 1978
Aug 1939–Jan 1940
6-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1977
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Jul 1939–Jan 1940
7-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1977
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932, 2017
Ties: 1969
Jun 1939–Jan 1940
8-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1977
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932, 2017
Ties: 1902
May 1939–Jan 1940
9-Month
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1977
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1962, 1990, 2014
Apr 1939–Jan 1940
10-Month
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1977
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1951, 1990
Mar 1939–Jan 1940
11-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1977
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1967, 1993
Feb 1939–Jan 1940
12-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1977
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1915, 1921, 1938, 1966, 1973, 1993, 1998, 2010
Aug 1938–Jan 1940
18-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1977
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1945
Feb 1938–Jan 1940
24-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1970
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1923
Ties: 1907, 1917, 1939, 1956, 2009, 2016
Feb 1937–Jan 1940
36-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1970
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2021
Ties: 1907, 1916, 1917, 1920, 1941, 1945, 1974, 1991, 2003, 2004, 2010
Feb 1936–Jan 1940
48-Month
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1970
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2020
Ties: 1910, 1947, 1949, 1955, 1957, 2001, 2013, 2017
Feb 1935–Jan 1940
60-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1970
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2020, 2021
Ties: 1901, 1910, 1911, 1933, 1947, 1949, 1956, 1957, 1958, 2013, 2016

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 14, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/