Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1988
1-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1963
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 1916
Nov–Dec 1988
2-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1976
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 1913, 1940, 1999
Oct–Dec 1988
3-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1976
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1931
Ties: 1904
Sep–Dec 1988
4-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1976
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1931
Ties: 1910, 1955, 1977, 1996, 2006, 2010
Aug–Dec 1988
5-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1976
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1931
Ties: 1905, 2013
Jul–Dec 1988
6-Month
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1976
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1931, 2016
Ties: 1930, 1993, 2008
Jun–Dec 1988
7-Month
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1976
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1931
Ties: 1957, 1965, 2013
May–Dec 1988
8-Month
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
68.2°F
(20.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1976
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1998
Ties: 1895, 1937
Apr–Dec 1988
9-Month
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1976
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 1895, 1904, 1981, 1995, 2000
Mar–Dec 1988
10-Month
65.9°F
(18.8°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1976
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2016
Ties: 1895, 1932, 1962, 1972
Feb–Dec 1988
11-Month
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1976
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2016
Ties: 1937, 1961, 1981
Jan–Dec 1988
12-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1976
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1921
Ties: 1912, 1970, 1992, 1996
Jul 1987–Dec 1988
18-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1968
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2016
Ties: 1899, 1901, 2010
Jan 1987–Dec 1988
24-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1969
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1922
Ties: 1917, 1958, 1996
Jan 1986–Dec 1988
36-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1969
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1930, 1943, 1944, 1990, 2003, 2015
Jan 1985–Dec 1988
48-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1969
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2018
Ties: 1920, 1958, 1975
Jan 1984–Dec 1988
60-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1970
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1925, 2018
Ties: 1901, 1916, 1917, 1918, 1959

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/