Climate at a Glance

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Shelby County, Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1979
1-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1960
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Feb–Mar 1979
2-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1947
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1916, 1963
Jan–Mar 1979
3-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.8°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1964
Dec 1978–Mar 1979
4-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Nov 1978–Mar 1979
5-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Oct 1978–Mar 1979
6-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1900, 1914, 1926, 1988
Sep 1978–Mar 1979
7-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 2015
Aug 1978–Mar 1979
8-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1965, 1994
Jul 1978–Mar 1979
9-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1973, 1976
Jun 1978–Mar 1979
10-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1924
May 1978–Mar 1979
11-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1906, 1908, 1924, 1983, 1994, 2001
Apr 1978–Mar 1979
12-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1906, 1924
Oct 1977–Mar 1979
18-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Apr 1977–Mar 1979
24-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1980, 2015
Apr 1976–Mar 1979
36-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1970
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Apr 1975–Mar 1979
48-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1970
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2020
Apr 1974–Mar 1979
60-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970, 1971
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: County Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 29, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/