Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1949

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1949
1-Month
72.1°F
(22.3°C)
70.7°F
(21.5°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1976
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 1899
Ties: 1938, 1944, 1995
Apr–May 1949
2-Month
66.8°F
(19.3°C)
66.8°F
(19.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1997
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1948 1896
Ties: 1918, 1944, 1954, 1987
Mar–May 1949
3-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1960
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2012
Ties: 1959, 1972, 1997
Feb–May 1949
4-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1960
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2012
Ties: 2006
Jan–May 1949
5-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1940, 1978
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2012
Ties: 1907
Dec 1948–May 1949
6-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1978
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Ties: 1907, 1999
Nov 1948–May 1949
7-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1940
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Ties: 1950
Oct 1948–May 1949
8-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1977
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Ties: 1923, 1972, 1995, 2000
Sep 1948–May 1949
9-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1977
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2017
Ties: 1920, 1921, 1995, 2006
Aug 1948–May 1949
10-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1977
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2017
Ties: 1909, 1948
Jul 1948–May 1949
11-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1977
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1909, 1920
Jun 1948–May 1949
12-Month
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1977
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2017
Ties: 1934, 2006
Dec 1947–May 1949
18-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1977
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1897, 1926, 1927, 1953
Jun 1947–May 1949
24-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1978
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1953, 1991, 2007
Jun 1946–May 1949
36-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1970
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2018, 2019
Ties: 1930, 1947, 2002, 2014
Jun 1945–May 1949
48-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1971
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2019, 2020
Ties: 1899, 1913, 1926, 1940, 1948, 1992, 2007, 2013, 2014
Jun 1944–May 1949
60-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1971
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2020
Ties: 1910, 1912, 1913, 1932, 1946, 2001, 2008, 2016

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/