Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1978
1-Month
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
-9.5°F
(-5.3°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1940
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1950
Dec 1977–Jan 1978
2-Month
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
-5.6°F
(-3.1°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1950
Ties: 2001
Nov 1977–Jan 1978
3-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.7°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1932
Ties: 2003
Oct 1977–Jan 1978
4-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1932
Ties: 1981
Sep 1977–Jan 1978
5-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1932
Ties: 1940, 1968, 1969
Aug 1977–Jan 1978
6-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1932
Ties: 1951, 1969
Jul 1977–Jan 1978
7-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1932, 2017
Ties: 1984
Jun 1977–Jan 1978
8-Month
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 1932, 2017
Ties: 1899, 1956, 1961, 1998, 2001
May 1977–Jan 1978
9-Month
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1905, 1908, 1973
Apr 1977–Jan 1978
10-Month
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1959, 1996
Mar 1977–Jan 1978
11-Month
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1908, 1929, 1953, 1979, 1988
Feb 1977–Jan 1978
12-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2017
Ties: 1899, 1905, 1924, 1975, 1985, 2015
Aug 1976–Jan 1978
18-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1969
Feb 1976–Jan 1978
24-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1970
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1923
Ties: 1969
Feb 1975–Jan 1978
36-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1970
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1969, 1971, 1977, 1979
Feb 1974–Jan 1978
48-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2020
Ties: 1972
Feb 1973–Jan 1978
60-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1970
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2020
Ties: 1977, 1983

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 14, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/