Climate at a Glance

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Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1970
1-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1963
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2015
Ties: 1948
Nov–Dec 1970
2-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2015
Ties: 1939
Oct–Dec 1970
3-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 1931
Ties: 1912, 2005, 2008
Sep–Dec 1970
4-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 1931
Ties: 1934, 1939, 1940, 1942, 1965, 1972
Aug–Dec 1970
5-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1931
Ties: 1899, 1959, 1972, 2010
Jul–Dec 1970
6-Month
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1931, 2016
Ties: 1912, 1939, 1942, 1991
Jun–Dec 1970
7-Month
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1964 1931
Ties: 1912, 1916, 1964, 1993, 2012
May–Dec 1970
8-Month
68.1°F
(20.1°C)
68.3°F
(20.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 1998
Ties: 1904, 1930, 1932, 1957, 1964, 1994, 2000, 2008, 2014
Apr–Dec 1970
9-Month
67.8°F
(19.9°C)
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2015
Ties: 1909, 1912, 1913, 1942, 1957, 1982, 1994
Mar–Dec 1970
10-Month
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2016
Ties: 1904, 1907, 1912, 1916, 1923, 1957, 1959, 1965, 1995, 2001, 2008
Feb–Dec 1970
11-Month
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2016
Ties: 1898, 1914, 1942, 1952, 1971, 1978, 2014
Jan–Dec 1970
12-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 1921
Ties: 1912, 1988, 1992, 1996
Jul 1969–Dec 1970
18-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1968
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2016
Jan 1969–Dec 1970
24-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1969
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1967 1922
Ties: 1961
Jan 1968–Dec 1970
36-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1969
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2017, 2019
Ties: 1968
Jan 1967–Dec 1970
48-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1969
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2019
Ties: 1979
Jan 1966–Dec 1970
60-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1970
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2019, 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on May 5, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/