Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2018

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2018
1-Month
74.4°F
(23.6°C)
70.7°F
(21.5°C)
3.7°F
(2.1°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1976
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 1899
Apr–May 2018
2-Month
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1997
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 1896
Ties: 1936, 1945, 1969, 1974, 1978, 1986, 2004, 2016
Mar–May 2018
3-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1960
57th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1943, 1956, 1979, 1990
Feb–May 2018
4-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1960
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1922, 1955
Jan–May 2018
5-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1940, 1978
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1896
Dec 2017–May 2018
6-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
37th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1908, 1944
Nov 2017–May 2018
7-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1940
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 1916, 1921, 1933
Oct 2017–May 2018
8-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 1898, 1916, 1920
Sep 2017–May 2018
9-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
31st Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 1909, 1945, 1952
Aug 2017–May 2018
10-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 1921, 1929, 1938, 1945, 1995
Jul 2017–May 2018
11-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 1929, 1933, 1972
Jun 2017–May 2018
12-Month
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
39th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 1921, 1929, 1946
Dec 2016–May 2018
18-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1977
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 1950, 1999
Jun 2016–May 2018
24-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1978
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Jun 2015–May 2018
36-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1970
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Jun 2014–May 2018
48-Month
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1971
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2019
Ties: 1935
Jun 2013–May 2018
60-Month
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1971
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/