Climate at a Glance

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Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1981
1-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.8°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1963
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2015
Nov–Dec 1981
2-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1976
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2015
Ties: 1895, 1904, 1905, 1928, 1929, 1932
Oct–Dec 1981
3-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1976
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1979 1931
Ties: 1907, 1962, 1974
Sep–Dec 1981
4-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1931
Ties: 1983
Aug–Dec 1981
5-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1931
Jul–Dec 1981
6-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1976
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1931, 2016
Jun–Dec 1981
7-Month
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1976
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1931
Ties: 1952, 1996, 2000
May–Dec 1981
8-Month
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
68.3°F
(20.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1976
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1998
Apr–Dec 1981
9-Month
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1976
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2015
Ties: 1895, 1904, 1988, 1995, 2000
Mar–Dec 1981
10-Month
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1976
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2016
Ties: 1952, 1958
Feb–Dec 1981
11-Month
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1976
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1937, 1961, 1988
Jan–Dec 1981
12-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1976
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1921
Ties: 1903, 2014
Jul 1980–Dec 1981
18-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1968
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2016
Ties: 1989, 1992, 1997
Jan 1980–Dec 1981
24-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1969
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1922
Ties: 1960, 1978, 1993, 1997
Jan 1979–Dec 1981
36-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1969
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Ties: 1960, 1979, 1980
Jan 1978–Dec 1981
48-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1969
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2019
Ties: 1961, 1968
Jan 1977–Dec 1981
60-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1970
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Ties: 1968, 1972

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/