Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1972
1-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
4.0°F
(2.2°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 1950
Dec 1971–Jan 1972
2-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
6.2°F
(3.4°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1950
Nov 1971–Jan 1972
3-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
3.7°F
(2.1°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1932
Ties: 2002
Oct 1971–Jan 1972
4-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
3.7°F
(2.0°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1932
Ties: 2016
Sep 1971–Jan 1972
5-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1932
Aug 1971–Jan 1972
6-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1932
Jul 1971–Jan 1972
7-Month
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 1932, 2017
Jun 1971–Jan 1972
8-Month
66.6°F
(19.2°C)
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 1932, 2017
Ties: 2008
May 1971–Jan 1972
9-Month
66.6°F
(19.2°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1900, 1926, 1927, 1935, 1987, 2005
Apr 1971–Jan 1972
10-Month
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1927, 1933
Mar 1971–Jan 1972
11-Month
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2017
Ties: 1933, 1936, 1956, 1965, 1983, 1995, 2003
Feb 1971–Jan 1972
12-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Ties: 1913, 1944, 2003
Aug 1970–Jan 1972
18-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 1911, 1916, 1988, 1996
Feb 1970–Jan 1972
24-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 1923
Ties: 1897, 1906, 1915, 1986, 1989
Feb 1969–Jan 1972
36-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2019
Ties: 1904, 1984
Feb 1968–Jan 1972
48-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2020
Ties: 1978
Feb 1967–Jan 1972
60-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2020
Ties: 1979

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/