Climate at a Glance

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Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1973
1-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1963
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Ties: 1955
Nov–Dec 1973
2-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1896, 1965
Oct–Dec 1973
3-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931
Ties: 1985
Sep–Dec 1973
4-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931
Aug–Dec 1973
5-Month
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931
Ties: 1936, 1947
Jul–Dec 1973
6-Month
67.4°F
(19.7°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931, 2016
Ties: 1897, 1915, 1926, 1984
Jun–Dec 1973
7-Month
68.7°F
(20.4°C)
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931
Ties: 1934
May–Dec 1973
8-Month
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
68.2°F
(20.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1998
Ties: 1953, 1959, 1977, 1991, 1999, 2002
Apr–Dec 1973
9-Month
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1916, 1923, 1924, 1929, 1930, 1943, 1953, 1955, 1964, 1987
Mar–Dec 1973
10-Month
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2016
Ties: 1934, 1951, 1982
Feb–Dec 1973
11-Month
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2016
Ties: 1899, 1930, 1962, 1984, 1987
Jan–Dec 1973
12-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 1921
Ties: 1899, 1950, 1974
Jul 1972–Dec 1973
18-Month
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1968
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2016
Ties: 1914, 1930, 1947, 1953, 2003
Jan 1972–Dec 1973
24-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1969
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 1922
Ties: 1896, 1899, 1906, 1915, 1929, 1948, 1975, 1992, 1995, 2004
Jan 1971–Dec 1973
36-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1969
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 1906, 1914, 1941, 1958
Jan 1970–Dec 1973
48-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1969
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2019
Ties: 1901, 1905, 1906, 1986
Jan 1969–Dec 1973
60-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2019
Ties: 1965, 1966, 1977, 1984, 1985

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on July 11, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/