Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1961
1-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1963
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2015
Ties: 1919, 1999
Nov–Dec 1961
2-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1976
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2015
Ties: 1915, 1918, 1924, 1957, 2017
Oct–Dec 1961
3-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1976
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1931
Ties: 1951, 1959, 1964, 1996, 2012, 2013
Sep–Dec 1961
4-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1976
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1931
Ties: 1899, 1909, 1924, 1954, 2003
Aug–Dec 1961
5-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1976
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1931
Ties: 1910, 2008
Jul–Dec 1961
6-Month
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1976
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1931, 2016
Ties: 1895, 1944, 1953, 1996
Jun–Dec 1961
7-Month
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1976
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1931
Ties: 1898
May–Dec 1961
8-Month
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
68.3°F
(20.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1976
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1998
Ties: 1901, 1963, 1969, 1983
Apr–Dec 1961
9-Month
66.1°F
(18.9°C)
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1976
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2015
Ties: 1967, 1992
Mar–Dec 1961
10-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1976
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2016
Ties: 1903, 1997
Feb–Dec 1961
11-Month
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1976
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2016
Ties: 1937, 1981, 1988
Jan–Dec 1961
12-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1976
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1921
Ties: 1967, 1978
Jul 1960–Dec 1961
18-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1968
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2016
Ties: 1960, 1966, 1993
Jan 1960–Dec 1961
24-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
5th Coolest Coolest to Date 1969
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1922
Ties: 1970
Jan 1959–Dec 1961
36-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1969
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017, 2019
Ties: 1971
Jan 1958–Dec 1961
48-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
5th Coolest Coolest to Date 1969
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2019
Ties: 1968, 1981
Jan 1957–Dec 1961
60-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
16th Coolest Coolest to Date 1970
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2019, 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2021, retrieved on July 28, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/