Climate at a Glance

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Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1974
1-Month
77.8°F
(25.4°C)
79.3°F
(26.3°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1967
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2007
Ties: 1939, 1942
Jul–Aug 1974
2-Month
78.4°F
(25.8°C)
79.7°F
(26.5°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1967
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 1954
Ties: 1972, 1985
Jun–Aug 1974
3-Month
76.7°F
(24.8°C)
78.9°F
(26.1°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.3°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1967
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 1902, 2010
May–Aug 1974
4-Month
75.5°F
(24.2°C)
76.9°F
(24.9°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1976
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 1902
Ties: 1917, 1940, 1966, 1973, 1979, 1989
Apr–Aug 1974
5-Month
72.8°F
(22.7°C)
74.1°F
(23.4°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1961
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1896, 1902
Ties: 1972, 2013
Mar–Aug 1974
6-Month
70.7°F
(21.5°C)
70.9°F
(21.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1971
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 1902, 1908, 2012
Ties: 1916, 1962
Feb–Aug 1974
7-Month
67.4°F
(19.7°C)
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1971
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2012
Ties: 1919, 1934, 1963, 1994, 2005
Jan–Aug 1974
8-Month
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1940
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1897, 1898, 1908, 1913, 1929
Dec 1973–Aug 1974
9-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1940
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1897, 1908, 1929, 1944, 1998, 2002
Nov 1973–Aug 1974
10-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1940
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 1932
Ties: 1897, 1935, 1938, 1950, 2018
Oct 1973–Aug 1974
11-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1940
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 1932, 2017
Ties: 1937, 1943, 1952
Sep 1973–Aug 1974
12-Month
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 1932
Ties: 1907, 1952, 1957, 2006
Mar 1973–Aug 1974
18-Month
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1903, 1925, 1945, 1950, 1955, 1986
Sep 1972–Aug 1974
24-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1978
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1910, 1914, 1929, 1930, 1936, 1945, 1951, 1954, 1975
Sep 1971–Aug 1974
36-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1970
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2018
Ties: 1908, 1987, 1991, 2016
Sep 1970–Aug 1974
48-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1971
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2019
Ties: 1947, 1988, 1989, 1993, 2010, 2015
Sep 1969–Aug 1974
60-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1970, 1971
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2020
Ties: 1998

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/