Climate at a Glance

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Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1988
1-Month
80.4°F
(26.9°C)
79.3°F
(26.3°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1967
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2007
Ties: 1921, 1925
Jul–Aug 1988
2-Month
79.6°F
(26.4°C)
79.6°F
(26.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1967
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1954
Ties: 1905, 1949, 1957, 1991
Jun–Aug 1988
3-Month
78.8°F
(26.0°C)
78.9°F
(26.1°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1967
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1902, 2010
Ties: 1949, 2012
May–Aug 1988
4-Month
76.2°F
(24.6°C)
76.9°F
(24.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1976
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1902
Ties: 1968, 1975, 1983, 1985, 2004
Apr–Aug 1988
5-Month
73.5°F
(23.1°C)
74.1°F
(23.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1961
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1896, 1902
Ties: 1939, 1946, 1993
Mar–Aug 1988
6-Month
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
70.9°F
(21.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1971
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1902, 1908, 2012
Ties: 1901, 1917
Feb–Aug 1988
7-Month
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1971
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1923, 1942, 1970, 1973
Jan–Aug 1988
8-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1940
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1924, 1931, 1947
Dec 1987–Aug 1988
9-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1940
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1901, 1942, 1947, 1981, 1994
Nov 1987–Aug 1988
10-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1940
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1932
Ties: 1900, 1902, 1906, 1918, 1982, 1993, 2010, 2013
Oct 1987–Aug 1988
11-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1940
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1932, 2017
Ties: 1899, 1915, 1994
Sep 1987–Aug 1988
12-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1932
Ties: 1915, 1963, 1966, 2001
Mar 1987–Aug 1988
18-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1959, 1962, 1975, 1981, 1982
Sep 1986–Aug 1988
24-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1978
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1901, 1958, 1996, 2002, 2004
Sep 1985–Aug 1988
36-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1970
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2018
Ties: 1975, 1993, 2005, 2010, 2011
Sep 1984–Aug 1988
48-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1971
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2019
Ties: 1947, 1974, 1989, 1993, 2010, 2015
Sep 1983–Aug 1988
60-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1970, 1971
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2020
Ties: 1919, 1944, 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 12, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/