Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1940
1-Month
79.6°F
(26.4°C)
79.3°F
(26.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1967
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2007
Ties: 1910, 1933, 1977
Jul–Aug 1940
2-Month
78.8°F
(26.0°C)
79.7°F
(26.5°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1923 1967
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1954
Ties: 1947, 1973, 1996
Jun–Aug 1940
3-Month
78.0°F
(25.6°C)
79.0°F
(26.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1923 1967
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1902, 2010
Ties: 1910, 1912, 1920, 2001
May–Aug 1940
4-Month
75.5°F
(24.2°C)
76.9°F
(24.9°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1976
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1902
Ties: 1917, 1966, 1973, 1974, 1979, 1989
Apr–Aug 1940
5-Month
72.6°F
(22.6°C)
74.0°F
(23.3°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
9th Coolest Coolest to Date 1961
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1896, 1902
Ties: 1989
Mar–Aug 1940
6-Month
69.5°F
(20.8°C)
70.9°F
(21.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1971
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1902, 1908, 2012
Feb–Aug 1940
7-Month
65.9°F
(18.8°C)
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1971
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1895, 1983
Jan–Aug 1940
8-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1940
126th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Dec 1939–Aug 1940
9-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1940
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Nov 1939–Aug 1940
10-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1940
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Oct 1939–Aug 1940
11-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.3°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1940
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932, 2017
Sep 1939–Aug 1940
12-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Ties: 1958, 1970, 1978
Mar 1939–Aug 1940
18-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
8th Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Sep 1938–Aug 1940
24-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1905 1978
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1900, 1962, 1966
Sep 1937–Aug 1940
36-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1970
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2018
Ties: 1903, 1958, 1989, 1995, 2003
Sep 1936–Aug 1940
48-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1971
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2019
Ties: 1900, 1916, 1944, 1975, 1991, 1992, 1999, 2003, 2005, 2011, 2014, 2016
Sep 1935–Aug 1940
60-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1970, 1971
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2020
Ties: 1916, 1920, 1941, 1989, 1990, 1993, 1995, 2004, 2014

Citing This Page

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