Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2002
1-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1963
84th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1902, 1975
Nov–Dec 2002
2-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1976
100th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1943
Oct–Dec 2002
3-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1976
67th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1931
Ties: 1913, 1939, 2006
Sep–Dec 2002
4-Month
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1976
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1931
Aug–Dec 2002
5-Month
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1976
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 1931
Ties: 1938
Jul–Dec 2002
6-Month
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1976
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 1931, 2016
Ties: 1908, 1934, 1946, 1947
Jun–Dec 2002
7-Month
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1976
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1999 1931
Ties: 1999
May–Dec 2002
8-Month
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
68.3°F
(20.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1976
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 1998
Ties: 1953, 1959, 1973, 1977, 1991, 1999
Apr–Dec 2002
9-Month
68.3°F
(20.2°C)
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1976
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2015
Ties: 1905, 1991, 2020
Mar–Dec 2002
10-Month
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1976
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1998 2016
Ties: 1945, 2004
Feb–Dec 2002
11-Month
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1976
45th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2016
Ties: 1909, 1915, 1932, 1935, 1953, 1977, 1985, 1994, 2000, 2004
Jan–Dec 2002
12-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1976
41st Warmest Warmest since: 2000 1921
Ties: 1902, 1913, 1935, 1941, 1944, 1956, 2000
Jul 2001–Dec 2002
18-Month
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1968
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2016
Ties: 1913, 1948, 1952, 1987, 1990
Jan 2001–Dec 2002
24-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1969
57th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1922
Ties: 1900, 1910, 1916, 2001, 2011, 2015
Jan 2000–Dec 2002
36-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1969
49th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2017, 2019
Ties: 1897, 1899, 1912, 1920, 1926, 1948, 1949, 1952, 2009
Jan 1999–Dec 2002
48-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1969
31st Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2019
Ties: 1899, 1910, 1929, 1947, 1949, 1951, 1952, 2009, 2012, 2016
Jan 1998–Dec 2002
60-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1970
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2019, 2020
Ties: 1911, 1929, 1937, 2016, 2017

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 2, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/