Climate at a Glance

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Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1987
1-Month
81.3°F
(27.4°C)
79.3°F
(26.3°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1967
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2007
Jul–Aug 1987
2-Month
80.8°F
(27.1°C)
79.7°F
(26.5°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1967
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1983 1954
Ties: 1907, 1935, 1983
Jun–Aug 1987
3-Month
79.5°F
(26.4°C)
78.9°F
(26.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1967
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 1902, 2010
Ties: 1905
May–Aug 1987
4-Month
78.0°F
(25.6°C)
76.9°F
(24.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.7°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1902
Ties: 1921, 1925, 1933, 1934, 1951, 1977
Apr–Aug 1987
5-Month
74.4°F
(23.6°C)
74.0°F
(23.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1961
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 1896, 1902
Ties: 1898, 1944, 1963, 1978
Mar–Aug 1987
6-Month
71.3°F
(21.8°C)
70.9°F
(21.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1971
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 1902, 1908, 2012
Ties: 1907, 1909, 1930, 1944, 1985
Feb–Aug 1987
7-Month
68.0°F
(20.0°C)
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1971
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1907, 1949, 2010, 2015
Jan–Aug 1987
8-Month
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1940
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1975, 1989, 2009
Dec 1986–Aug 1987
9-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1940
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1902, 1985, 1986, 1997
Nov 1986–Aug 1987
10-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1940
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 1932
Ties: 1929, 1930, 1990, 2005, 2011
Oct 1986–Aug 1987
11-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1940
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 1932, 2017
Ties: 1913, 1933, 2011
Sep 1986–Aug 1987
12-Month
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1977
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 1932
Ties: 1896, 1920, 1929, 1938
Mar 1986–Aug 1987
18-Month
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1977
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1928, 1930, 1943, 1946, 2006
Sep 1985–Aug 1987
24-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1978
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1909, 1937, 1939, 1955, 1957
Sep 1984–Aug 1987
36-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1970
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2018
Ties: 1908, 1974, 1991, 2016
Sep 1983–Aug 1987
48-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1971
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2019
Ties: 1915, 1990, 1998
Sep 1982–Aug 1987
60-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1970, 1971
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2020
Ties: 1919, 1944, 1988

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 18, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/