Climate at a Glance

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Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1973
1-Month
77.6°F
(25.3°C)
79.3°F
(26.3°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1967
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2007
Ties: 1920
Jul–Aug 1973
2-Month
78.8°F
(26.0°C)
79.7°F
(26.5°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1967
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1954
Ties: 1940, 1947, 1996
Jun–Aug 1973
3-Month
78.1°F
(25.6°C)
78.9°F
(26.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1967
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1902, 2010
Ties: 1947, 1982, 1985, 1996
May–Aug 1973
4-Month
75.5°F
(24.2°C)
76.8°F
(24.9°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1902
Ties: 1917, 1940, 1966, 1974, 1979, 1989
Apr–Aug 1973
5-Month
72.4°F
(22.4°C)
74.0°F
(23.3°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1961
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1896, 1902
Mar–Aug 1973
6-Month
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
70.9°F
(21.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1971
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1902, 1908, 2012
Ties: 1912
Feb–Aug 1973
7-Month
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1971
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1923, 1942, 1970, 1988
Jan–Aug 1973
8-Month
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1942, 1964
Dec 1972–Aug 1973
9-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1900, 1906, 1920, 1959, 1967, 2003, 2004
Nov 1972–Aug 1973
10-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1932
Ties: 1976, 1981, 1994, 2003
Oct 1972–Aug 1973
11-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1932, 2017
Ties: 1912, 1918
Sep 1972–Aug 1973
12-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1932
Ties: 1975, 1992
Mar 1972–Aug 1973
18-Month
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1931, 1951, 1963, 1964, 1979, 1980, 1997
Sep 1971–Aug 1973
24-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1978
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1942, 1990, 1995
Sep 1970–Aug 1973
36-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2018
Ties: 1901, 1996
Sep 1969–Aug 1973
48-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1971
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2019
Ties: 1963, 1982, 1983, 1985
Sep 1968–Aug 1973
60-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970, 1971
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2020
Ties: 1964, 1982, 1984

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/