Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2008

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2008
1-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
3.3°F
(1.8°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 2006 1963
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Nov–Dec 2008
2-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1976
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 1916, 1967, 1977
Oct–Dec 2008
3-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1976
75th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1931
Ties: 1912, 1970, 2005
Sep–Dec 2008
4-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 2006 1976
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1931
Ties: 1987
Aug–Dec 2008
5-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1976
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1931
Ties: 1910, 1961
Jul–Dec 2008
6-Month
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1976
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1931, 2016
Ties: 1930, 1988, 1993
Jun–Dec 2008
7-Month
67.8°F
(19.9°C)
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1976
74th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1931
Ties: 1904, 1940, 1944, 1953, 2014
May–Dec 2008
8-Month
68.1°F
(20.1°C)
68.2°F
(20.1°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1976
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1998
Ties: 1904, 1930, 1932, 1957, 1964, 1970, 1994, 2000, 2014
Apr–Dec 2008
9-Month
67.5°F
(19.7°C)
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1976
84th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 1935, 1962, 1980, 2003, 2014
Mar–Dec 2008
10-Month
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1976
78th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2016
Ties: 1904, 1907, 1912, 1916, 1923, 1957, 1959, 1965, 1970, 1995, 2001
Feb–Dec 2008
11-Month
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1976
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2016
Ties: 1904, 1913, 1943, 2005
Jan–Dec 2008
12-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1976
79th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1921
Ties: 1926, 2009
Jul 2007–Dec 2008
18-Month
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1968
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2016
Ties: 1896, 1916, 1937, 1939, 1955
Jan 2007–Dec 2008
24-Month
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1969
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1922
Ties: 1912, 1931, 1936, 1945, 1950, 1998
Jan 2006–Dec 2008
36-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2006 1969
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2017
Ties: 1898, 1929, 1932, 1954, 1955, 2012, 2013
Jan 2005–Dec 2008
48-Month
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 2006 1969
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2019
Ties: 1909, 1930, 1932, 1946, 1955, 1956
Jan 2004–Dec 2008
60-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 2007 1970
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2019
Ties: 1900, 1912, 1928, 1949, 1952, 1953, 1954, 2001, 2007, 2009, 2015

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2020, retrieved on July 5, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/