Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1996
1-Month
73.0°F
(22.8°C)
70.7°F
(21.5°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1976
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1991 1899
Ties: 1916
Apr–May 1996
2-Month
66.5°F
(19.2°C)
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1997
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1896
Mar–May 1996
3-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1960
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1932, 1961
Feb–May 1996
4-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1960
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1912, 1934, 1942
Jan–May 1996
5-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1940, 1978
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Dec 1995–May 1996
6-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1978
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1902, 1966, 1983
Nov 1995–May 1996
7-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1940
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1904, 1926, 2014
Oct 1995–May 1996
8-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Sep 1995–May 1996
9-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1899
Aug 1995–May 1996
10-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1977
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1971
Jul 1995–May 1996
11-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1977
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1961, 1966
Jun 1995–May 1996
12-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1977
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1918, 1924, 1951
Dec 1994–May 1996
18-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1977
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1913, 1924, 1989, 2011
Jun 1994–May 1996
24-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1978
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1904, 1915, 1989, 2011
Jun 1993–May 1996
36-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1970
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2018, 2019
Ties: 1919, 1959, 1990, 1997
Jun 1992–May 1996
48-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1971
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2019, 2020
Ties: 1902, 1905, 1960
Jun 1991–May 1996
60-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1971
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2020
Ties: 1905, 1906, 1960, 1986, 1997

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on February 26, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/