Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2002
1-Month
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
70.7°F
(21.5°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1976
75th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1899
Ties: 1904, 1951, 1980, 2014, 2016
Apr–May 2002
2-Month
68.3°F
(20.2°C)
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1997
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 1896
Ties: 1970, 1999
Mar–May 2002
3-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1960
41st Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 1897
Feb–May 2002
4-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1960
64th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2012
Ties: 1963, 1987, 2008
Jan–May 2002
5-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1940, 1978
51st Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 1897, 1948
Dec 2001–May 2002
6-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1978
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 1898, 1934, 2006, 2018
Nov 2001–May 2002
7-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1940
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Ties: 1995
Oct 2001–May 2002
8-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
31st Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Ties: 1938, 1943, 1945, 1986, 2005, 2006
Sep 2001–May 2002
9-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
44th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Ties: 1913, 1933, 1943
Aug 2001–May 2002
10-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Ties: 1913, 1986, 2005
Jul 2001–May 2002
11-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
48th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Ties: 1943, 1986, 2005, 2007
Jun 2001–May 2002
12-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
50th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Ties: 1908, 1913, 1953, 1954, 1986, 2005
Dec 2000–May 2002
18-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
85th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2017
Ties: 1899, 1963, 1976, 2004
Jun 2000–May 2002
24-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1978
77th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2017
Ties: 1901, 1942, 1990
Jun 1999–May 2002
36-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1970
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2018, 2019
Ties: 1930, 1947, 1949, 2014
Jun 1998–May 2002
48-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1971
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2019, 2020
Ties: 1924, 1929, 1930, 1938, 1955
Jun 1997–May 2002
60-Month
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1971
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2020
Ties: 1922, 1928, 1933, 1950, 1952, 1953, 1956, 1957, 2009, 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/