Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1973
1-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1940
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1950
Ties: 1902
Dec 1972–Jan 1973
2-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1950
Ties: 1980, 1985, 2021
Nov 1972–Jan 1973
3-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1932
Ties: 1968
Oct 1972–Jan 1973
4-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1932
Ties: 1948
Sep 1972–Jan 1973
5-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1932
Ties: 1960, 1992, 1993, 2007, 2015
Aug 1972–Jan 1973
6-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1932
Ties: 1924, 1992, 2004
Jul 1972–Jan 1973
7-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1932, 2017
Ties: 1948, 1997, 2015
Jun 1972–Jan 1973
8-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1932, 2017
Ties: 1896, 1908, 1936, 1938, 1959
May 1972–Jan 1973
9-Month
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1905, 1908, 1978
Apr 1972–Jan 1973
10-Month
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1963, 1981
Mar 1972–Jan 1973
11-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1896, 1938, 1966, 2015
Feb 1972–Jan 1973
12-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1915, 1921, 1938, 1940, 1966, 1993, 1998, 2010
Aug 1971–Jan 1973
18-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1977
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 1901, 1927, 1936, 1943, 1946, 2005
Feb 1971–Jan 1973
24-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1923
Ties: 1904, 1925
Feb 1970–Jan 1973
36-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2021
Ties: 1918, 1942, 1994, 1996
Feb 1969–Jan 1973
48-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2020
Ties: 1905, 1963, 1967, 1985
Feb 1968–Jan 1973
60-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2020, 2021
Ties: 1969

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 18, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/