Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1978
1-Month
79.3°F
(26.3°C)
79.3°F
(26.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1967
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2007
Ties: 1963
Jul–Aug 1978
2-Month
80.0°F
(26.7°C)
79.6°F
(26.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1967
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1954
Ties: 1908, 1941, 1955, 1959, 2002
Jun–Aug 1978
3-Month
79.3°F
(26.3°C)
78.9°F
(26.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1967
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1902, 2010
Ties: 1908, 1911, 1915, 1931, 1935, 1990, 2020
May–Aug 1978
4-Month
77.0°F
(25.0°C)
76.9°F
(24.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1902
Ties: 1924, 1929
Apr–Aug 1978
5-Month
74.4°F
(23.6°C)
74.1°F
(23.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1961
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1896, 1902
Ties: 1898, 1944, 1963, 1987
Mar–Aug 1978
6-Month
70.5°F
(21.4°C)
70.9°F
(21.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1971
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1902, 1908, 2012
Ties: 1915, 1965, 1967, 1970
Feb–Aug 1978
7-Month
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1971
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 2013
Jan–Aug 1978
8-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Dec 1977–Aug 1978
9-Month
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Nov 1977–Aug 1978
10-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.2°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1932
Oct 1977–Aug 1978
11-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1940
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1932, 2017
Ties: 1977
Sep 1977–Aug 1978
12-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1932
Ties: 1940, 1958, 1970
Mar 1977–Aug 1978
18-Month
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2017
Ties: 1918, 1966
Sep 1976–Aug 1978
24-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Sep 1975–Aug 1978
36-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1970
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Sep 1974–Aug 1978
48-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1971
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1969, 1980
Sep 1973–Aug 1978
60-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1970, 1971
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2020
Ties: 1962, 1967

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 16, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/