Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2012

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2012
1-Month
73.4°F
(23.0°C)
70.7°F
(21.5°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1976
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 1899
Ties: 1987
Apr–May 2012
2-Month
69.2°F
(20.7°C)
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1997
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 1896
Mar–May 2012
3-Month
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
4.8°F
(2.6°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1960
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Feb–May 2012
4-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
4.6°F
(2.6°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1960
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jan–May 2012
5-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
4.7°F
(2.6°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1940, 1978
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Dec 2011–May 2012
6-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
4.4°F
(2.5°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1978
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Nov 2011–May 2012
7-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
4.0°F
(2.2°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1940
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Oct 2011–May 2012
8-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1977
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Sep 2011–May 2012
9-Month
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1977
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2017
Aug 2011–May 2012
10-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1977
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2017
Ties: 1999
Jul 2011–May 2012
11-Month
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1977
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2017
Ties: 1927, 1999, 2020
Jun 2011–May 2012
12-Month
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1977
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Ties: 1922
Dec 2010–May 2012
18-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1977
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Ties: 1934
Jun 2010–May 2012
24-Month
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1978
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Jun 2009–May 2012
36-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1970
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2018, 2019
Ties: 1911, 1938, 1955
Jun 2008–May 2012
48-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1971
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2019, 2020
Ties: 1912, 1945, 1951, 1953, 1956
Jun 2007–May 2012
60-Month
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1971
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2020
Ties: 1922, 1928, 1933, 1950, 1952, 1953, 1956, 1957, 2002, 2009

Citing This Page

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