Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1957

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1957
1-Month
71.8°F
(22.1°C)
70.7°F
(21.5°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1976
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1899
Ties: 1908, 1974, 2015
Apr–May 1957
2-Month
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1997
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1896
Ties: 1925, 1930, 1967, 1977
Mar–May 1957
3-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1960
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1944
Feb–May 1957
4-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1960
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1925, 1948
Jan–May 1957
5-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
2.5°F
(1.3°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1940, 1978
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Ties: 1921
Dec 1956–May 1957
6-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1978
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2012
Nov 1956–May 1957
7-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
2.5°F
(1.3°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1940
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Ties: 1991, 1999
Oct 1956–May 1957
8-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1977
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 2020
Sep 1956–May 1957
9-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1977
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1907
Aug 1956–May 1957
10-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1977
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1907
Jul 1956–May 1957
11-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1977
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1907, 1955
Jun 1956–May 1957
12-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1977
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1898, 1923, 1925, 1935
Dec 1955–May 1957
18-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1977
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1898, 1908, 1932, 2008
Jun 1955–May 1957
24-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1978
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2017
Ties: 1897, 1910, 1912, 1920, 1974, 1975, 1987
Jun 1954–May 1957
36-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1970
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2018, 2019
Ties: 1898, 1933, 1937, 2008
Jun 1953–May 1957
48-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1971
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2019, 2020
Ties: 1910, 1927, 1936, 1939, 2000, 2008
Jun 1952–May 1957
60-Month
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1971
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2020
Ties: 1922, 1928, 1933, 1950, 1952, 1953, 1956, 2002, 2009, 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 7, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/