Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1956
1-Month
80.1°F
(26.7°C)
79.3°F
(26.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1967
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2007
Ties: 1934, 1941, 1993
Jul–Aug 1956
2-Month
79.8°F
(26.6°C)
79.6°F
(26.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1967
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1954
Ties: 1906, 1915, 2012
Jun–Aug 1956
3-Month
78.6°F
(25.9°C)
78.9°F
(26.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1967
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1902, 2010
Ties: 1942, 1958, 1968
May–Aug 1956
4-Month
77.3°F
(25.2°C)
76.9°F
(24.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1976
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1902
Ties: 1927, 1938, 1957, 1991
Apr–Aug 1956
5-Month
74.1°F
(23.4°C)
74.1°F
(23.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1961
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1896, 1902
Ties: 1912, 1916, 1924, 1964
Mar–Aug 1956
6-Month
70.8°F
(21.6°C)
70.9°F
(21.6°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1971
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1902, 1908, 2012
Ties: 1903, 1906, 1919, 1932, 1941, 1964, 1980, 1982
Feb–Aug 1956
7-Month
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1971
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Jan–Aug 1956
8-Month
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1940
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 2005
Dec 1955–Aug 1956
9-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1940
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1917
Nov 1955–Aug 1956
10-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1940
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1932
Ties: 1919, 1997, 2015
Oct 1955–Aug 1956
11-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1940
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1932, 2017
Ties: 1901, 1936, 1941, 1947, 1951, 1989, 2004
Sep 1955–Aug 1956
12-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1977
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1932
Ties: 1919
Mar 1955–Aug 1956
18-Month
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1977
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1896, 1900, 1913, 1914, 1933, 2013
Sep 1954–Aug 1956
24-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1978
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1920, 1924, 2009
Sep 1953–Aug 1956
36-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1970
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018
Ties: 1899, 1910, 1930, 1944, 1949, 1955, 1992
Sep 1952–Aug 1956
48-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1971
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2019
Ties: 1908, 1921, 2013
Sep 1951–Aug 1956
60-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1970, 1971
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2020
Ties: 1913, 1949, 1950, 1955, 1957, 2001, 2012, 2016

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 20, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/