Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1979
1-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1963
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Nov–Dec 1979
2-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1958
Oct–Dec 1979
3-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1931
Ties: 1944, 1954, 1958
Sep–Dec 1979
4-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1931
Ties: 1930, 1993
Aug–Dec 1979
5-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1931
Ties: 1966, 1983
Jul–Dec 1979
6-Month
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1931, 2016
Ties: 1975, 1992, 1997
Jun–Dec 1979
7-Month
66.6°F
(19.2°C)
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1931
May–Dec 1979
8-Month
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
68.2°F
(20.1°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1998
Apr–Dec 1979
9-Month
66.6°F
(19.2°C)
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1969
Mar–Dec 1979
10-Month
65.5°F
(18.6°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1996
Feb–Dec 1979
11-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1950
Jan–Dec 1979
12-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1921
Ties: 1901, 1969
Jul 1978–Dec 1979
18-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1968
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2016
Ties: 1904, 1975, 1980
Jan 1978–Dec 1979
24-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1969
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1922
Ties: 1977
Jan 1977–Dec 1979
36-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1969
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1960, 1980, 1981
Jan 1976–Dec 1979
48-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1969
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1970
Jan 1975–Dec 1979
60-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1925, 2018
Ties: 1969, 1971, 1980

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/