Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1959
1-Month
72.8°F
(22.7°C)
70.7°F
(21.5°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1976
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1899
Apr–May 1959
2-Month
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
66.8°F
(19.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1997
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 1896
Ties: 1938, 1962, 1995, 1998, 2001
Mar–May 1959
3-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1960
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1949, 1972, 1997
Feb–May 1959
4-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1960
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1936, 1951, 1952, 2015
Jan–May 1959
5-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1940, 1978
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1934
Dec 1958–May 1959
6-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1978
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1910, 1942, 1988
Nov 1958–May 1959
7-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1940
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Oct 1958–May 1959
8-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1977
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1901
Sep 1958–May 1959
9-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1977
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1900, 1941, 1973, 2013
Aug 1958–May 1959
10-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1977
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1906, 1979, 1994, 2013
Jul 1958–May 1959
11-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1977
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1941, 1982
Jun 1958–May 1959
12-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1977
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1915, 1936, 1947, 2001
Dec 1957–May 1959
18-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1977
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Jun 1957–May 1959
24-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1978
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 1964, 1981
Jun 1956–May 1959
36-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1970
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2018, 2019
Ties: 1919, 1990, 1996, 1997
Jun 1955–May 1959
48-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1971
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2019, 2020
Ties: 1942, 1997, 1998
Jun 1954–May 1959
60-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1971
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2020
Ties: 1915, 1916, 1917, 1921, 1989, 1992, 1995, 2014

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/