Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1985

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1985
1-Month
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-4.8°F
(-2.7°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1963
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Nov–Dec 1985
2-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1976
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1902, 2004
Oct–Dec 1985
3-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1976
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1984 1931
Ties: 1973
Sep–Dec 1985
4-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1976
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 1931
Ties: 1923
Aug–Dec 1985
5-Month
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1976
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 1931
Ties: 1908, 1918, 1994, 2004
Jul–Dec 1985
6-Month
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1976
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 1931, 2016
Ties: 1899, 1909, 1924, 2001
Jun–Dec 1985
7-Month
68.2°F
(20.1°C)
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1976
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 1931
Ties: 1923, 1938, 1946, 2004, 2005
May–Dec 1985
8-Month
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
68.2°F
(20.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1976
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1984 1998
Ties: 1913, 1914, 1947, 1962
Apr–Dec 1985
9-Month
68.0°F
(20.0°C)
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1976
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1914, 1926, 1938, 1949, 1965, 2012
Mar–Dec 1985
10-Month
67.1°F
(19.5°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1976
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Ties: 1954, 1977, 1991
Feb–Dec 1985
11-Month
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1976
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2016
Ties: 1909, 1915, 1932, 1935, 1953, 1977, 1994, 2000, 2002, 2004
Jan–Dec 1985
12-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1976
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 1921
Ties: 1904, 1914, 1975, 1984
Jul 1984–Dec 1985
18-Month
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1968
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2016
Ties: 1928, 1943, 2004
Jan 1984–Dec 1985
24-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1969
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1922
Ties: 1903, 1918, 1924, 1972, 2010
Jan 1983–Dec 1985
36-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1969
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2017, 2019
Ties: 1903, 1966
Jan 1982–Dec 1985
48-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1969
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2019
Ties: 1965
Jan 1981–Dec 1985
60-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1970
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2019, 2020
Ties: 1965, 1966, 1973, 1977, 1984

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 19, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/