Climate at a Glance

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Shelby County, Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1961
1-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1963
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1912
Nov–Dec 1961
2-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1950, 1976
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2015
Ties: 1965
Oct–Dec 1961
3-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1976
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1931
Ties: 1987, 2013
Sep–Dec 1961
4-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1976
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1931
Ties: 1899, 1909, 1912, 2006
Aug–Dec 1961
5-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1976
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1931
Ties: 1965, 1996
Jul–Dec 1961
6-Month
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1976
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2016
Ties: 1920, 1944, 1962
Jun–Dec 1961
7-Month
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1976
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2016
Ties: 1955, 1983
May–Dec 1961
8-Month
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1976
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2016
Ties: 1903, 1969, 1992
Apr–Dec 1961
9-Month
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1976
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2015, 2016
Ties: 1983
Mar–Dec 1961
10-Month
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1976
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1921
Ties: 1992
Feb–Dec 1961
11-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1976
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1921, 1927
Ties: 1972, 1992, 1997
Jan–Dec 1961
12-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1976
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1921, 1927
Ties: 1978
Jul 1960–Dec 1961
18-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1968
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1922, 2016
Jan 1960–Dec 1961
24-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1969
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1922
Ties: 1970
Jan 1959–Dec 1961
36-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1968, 1969
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1923
Ties: 1962, 1965, 1966, 1976
Jan 1958–Dec 1961
48-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1969
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2019
Ties: 1963, 1966
Jan 1957–Dec 1961
60-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1970
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2019, 2020
Ties: 1973, 1982

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: County Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 3, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/