Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1940
1-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
3.7°F
(2.1°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1963
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2015
Ties: 1908, 2016
Nov–Dec 1940
2-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1976
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2015
Ties: 1913, 1988, 1999
Oct–Dec 1940
3-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1976
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 1931
Ties: 1911, 1942, 1947, 1978
Sep–Dec 1940
4-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1976
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1931
Ties: 1934, 1939, 1942, 1965, 1970, 1972
Aug–Dec 1940
5-Month
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1976
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 1931
Ties: 1909
Jul–Dec 1940
6-Month
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1976
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1931, 2016
Ties: 1965, 1977
Jun–Dec 1940
7-Month
67.8°F
(19.9°C)
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1976
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1931
Ties: 1904, 1944, 1953, 2008, 2014
May–Dec 1940
8-Month
67.8°F
(19.9°C)
68.2°F
(20.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1976
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1998
Ties: 1898, 1929, 1952, 1958, 1993, 1995, 2009
Apr–Dec 1940
9-Month
67.1°F
(19.5°C)
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1976
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2015
Ties: 1937, 1960, 1972, 1996, 2009
Mar–Dec 1940
10-Month
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1976
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Ties: 1928
Feb–Dec 1940
11-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1976
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Ties: 1963, 1974, 1996
Jan–Dec 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 1976
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1921
Ties: 1958, 1983
Jul 1939–Dec 1940
18-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
6th Coolest Coolest to Date 1968
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Jan 1939–Dec 1940
24-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1904 1969
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1922
Ties: 1902, 1962
Jan 1938–Dec 1940
36-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1969
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1900, 1907, 1915, 1916, 1919, 1986, 1998, 2004, 2005, 2011, 2014
Jan 1937–Dec 1940
48-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1969
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2018
Ties: 1944, 1987, 1998, 2003, 2004, 2010
Jan 1936–Dec 1940
60-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1970
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1925, 2018
Ties: 1915, 1932, 1945, 1951, 1999, 2003, 2006, 2010, 2011, 2013

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/