Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1956
1-Month
73.3°F
(22.9°C)
70.7°F
(21.5°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1976
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1899
Ties: 1943, 1955, 2010
Apr–May 1956
2-Month
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1997
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1896
Ties: 1947, 1953
Mar–May 1956
3-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1960
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1943, 1979, 1990, 2018
Feb–May 1956
4-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1960
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Jan–May 1956
5-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1940, 1978
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1967
Dec 1955–May 1956
6-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1978
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1897, 1917, 1930, 1954, 1998, 2015
Nov 1955–May 1956
7-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1940
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1947, 1954, 1985
Oct 1955–May 1956
8-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1977
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1910, 1953, 1992, 2003
Sep 1955–May 1956
9-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1977
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1903, 1930, 1990, 2004, 2009, 2011
Aug 1955–May 1956
10-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1977
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1917, 1985, 2003, 2007
Jul 1955–May 1956
11-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1977
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1896, 1910, 1928, 1989, 2003
Jun 1955–May 1956
12-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1977
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1914, 1992, 1997, 2004, 2015
Dec 1954–May 1956
18-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1977
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1911, 1917, 1975, 1987, 2001, 2009
Jun 1954–May 1956
24-Month
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1978
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1907, 1909, 1911, 1917, 1937, 1945, 2006, 2009
Jun 1953–May 1956
36-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1970
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018
Ties: 1908, 1910, 1921, 1925, 1952, 1991, 1999, 2007, 2009
Jun 1952–May 1956
48-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1971
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2019
Ties: 1912, 1945, 1951, 1953, 2012
Jun 1951–May 1956
60-Month
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1971
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2019
Ties: 1922, 1928, 1933, 1950, 1952, 1953, 1957, 2002, 2009, 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/