Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1951
1-Month
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
70.7°F
(21.5°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1976
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1899
Ties: 1904, 1980, 2002, 2014, 2016
Apr–May 1951
2-Month
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1997
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1896
Ties: 1919, 1988, 2007
Mar–May 1951
3-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1960
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2012
Ties: 1895, 1919, 1934, 1954
Feb–May 1951
4-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1960
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Ties: 1936, 1952, 1959, 2015
Jan–May 1951
5-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1940, 1978
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Ties: 1972, 2009
Dec 1950–May 1951
6-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1978
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Ties: 1920, 1973
Nov 1950–May 1951
7-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1905
Oct 1950–May 1951
8-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1977
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1912, 1936
Sep 1950–May 1951
9-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1977
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1924, 1963, 1983, 2001
Aug 1950–May 1951
10-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1977
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1961
Jul 1950–May 1951
11-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1977
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1904, 1918, 1931, 1971
Jun 1950–May 1951
12-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1977
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1918, 1924, 1996
Dec 1949–May 1951
18-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1977
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1916, 1921, 1995
Jun 1949–May 1951
24-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1978
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1899, 1986, 2003
Jun 1948–May 1951
36-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1970
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2018, 2019
Ties: 1899, 1912, 1913, 1944, 1987, 1992, 2006
Jun 1947–May 1951
48-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1971
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2019, 2020
Ties: 1912, 1945, 1953, 1956, 2012
Jun 1946–May 1951
60-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1971
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2020
Ties: 1900, 1909, 1945, 1991, 2000, 2006, 2007, 2013, 2015

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/