Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1981
1-Month
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
-5.6°F
(-3.1°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1940
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1950
Dec 1980–Jan 1981
2-Month
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1977
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1950
Ties: 1905, 1979
Nov 1980–Jan 1981
3-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1932
Ties: 1905, 1951, 1969, 2011
Oct 1980–Jan 1981
4-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1932
Ties: 1978
Sep 1980–Jan 1981
5-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1932
Ties: 1951, 1976, 1996
Aug 1980–Jan 1981
6-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1932
Ties: 1931, 1938
Jul 1980–Jan 1981
7-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1977
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 1932, 2017
Ties: 1945, 1956
Jun 1980–Jan 1981
8-Month
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1977
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 1932, 2017
Ties: 1930
May 1980–Jan 1981
9-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1977
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2017
Ties: 1899, 1924, 1936, 1963, 2018
Apr 1980–Jan 1981
10-Month
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1977
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2017
Ties: 1963, 1973
Mar 1980–Jan 1981
11-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Ties: 1948, 1959, 1982, 1998
Feb 1980–Jan 1981
12-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Aug 1979–Jan 1981
18-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1977
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Feb 1979–Jan 1981
24-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1970
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1923
Ties: 1918, 2015
Feb 1978–Jan 1981
36-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1970
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2019
Ties: 1963
Feb 1977–Jan 1981
48-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1970
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2020
Ties: 1961, 1968, 1977
Feb 1976–Jan 1981
60-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2020
Ties: 1971

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 20, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/