Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, August 2020

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 2020
1-Month
80.2°F
(26.8°C)
79.3°F
(26.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1967
40th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2007
Ties: 1932, 1936, 1959
Jul–Aug 2020
2-Month
80.5°F
(26.9°C)
79.6°F
(26.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1967
36th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 1954
Ties: 1900, 1903, 1914
Jun–Aug 2020
3-Month
79.3°F
(26.3°C)
78.9°F
(26.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1967
47th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 1902, 2010
Ties: 1908, 1911, 1915, 1931, 1935, 1978, 1990
May–Aug 2020
4-Month
76.7°F
(24.8°C)
76.9°F
(24.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1976
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 2019 1902
Ties: 1926, 1955, 1981, 2009
Apr–Aug 2020
5-Month
73.7°F
(23.2°C)
74.0°F
(23.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1961
87th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 1896, 1902
Ties: 1901, 1919, 1947, 1968, 2003
Mar–Aug 2020
6-Month
72.0°F
(22.2°C)
70.9°F
(21.6°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1971
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 1902, 1908, 2012
Ties: 1953, 1954, 1991, 1995, 2019
Feb–Aug 2020
7-Month
69.0°F
(20.6°C)
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1971
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2012
Ties: 1957
Jan–Aug 2020
8-Month
66.6°F
(19.2°C)
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1940
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2012
Dec 2019–Aug 2020
9-Month
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1940
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Nov 2019–Aug 2020
10-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1940
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 1932
Oct 2019–Aug 2020
11-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1940
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 1932, 2017
Sep 2019–Aug 2020
12-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1977
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 1932
Ties: 1922
Mar 2019–Aug 2020
18-Month
67.5°F
(19.7°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1977
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Sep 2018–Aug 2020
24-Month
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1978
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Ties: 2018
Sep 2017–Aug 2020
36-Month
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1970
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2018
Sep 2016–Aug 2020
48-Month
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1971
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2019
Sep 2015–Aug 2020
60-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1970, 1971
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 16, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/