Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2003
1-Month
71.6°F
(22.0°C)
70.7°F
(21.5°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1976
48th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 1899
Ties: 1914, 1922
Apr–May 2003
2-Month
67.4°F
(19.7°C)
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1997
46th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1896
Ties: 1906, 1916, 1937
Mar–May 2003
3-Month
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1960
35th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 1933, 1953, 2019
Feb–May 2003
4-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1960
40th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Jan–May 2003
5-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1940, 1978
74th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1987, 2001, 2008, 2015
Dec 2002–May 2003
6-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1978
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1918
Nov 2002–May 2003
7-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1940
87th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1900, 1918, 1994
Oct 2002–May 2003
8-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
75th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1910, 1953, 1956, 1992
Sep 2002–May 2003
9-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
57th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1954, 1965
Aug 2002–May 2003
10-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
55th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1917, 1956, 1985, 2007
Jul 2002–May 2003
11-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
54th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1896, 1910, 1928, 1956, 1989
Jun 2002–May 2003
12-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
66th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1917, 1919, 1930, 2009
Dec 2001–May 2003
18-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1977
44th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Ties: 1907, 1925, 1944
Jun 2001–May 2003
24-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1978
58th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2017
Ties: 1899, 1951, 1986
Jun 2000–May 2003
36-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1970
77th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2018, 2019
Ties: 1914, 1918, 1920, 1940, 1975, 1976, 1989, 1993
Jun 1999–May 2003
48-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1971
50th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2019, 2020
Ties: 1900, 1914, 1947, 2006
Jun 1998–May 2003
60-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1971
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2020
Ties: 1930, 1934

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/