Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1962
1-Month
75.3°F
(24.1°C)
70.7°F
(21.5°C)
4.6°F
(2.6°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1976
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 1899
Apr–May 1962
2-Month
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1997
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1896
Ties: 1938, 1959, 1995, 1998, 2001
Mar–May 1962
3-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1960
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1976, 1981
Feb–May 1962
4-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1960
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1929, 1930, 1953, 1974
Jan–May 1962
5-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1940, 1978
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1917, 1923, 1986, 1997, 2011, 2021
Dec 1961–May 1962
6-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1978
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1965, 1967, 1985
Nov 1961–May 1962
7-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1940
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1955, 1975, 1986, 2005
Oct 1961–May 1962
8-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1977
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1917
Sep 1961–May 1962
9-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1977
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1896, 1917, 1989
Aug 1961–May 1962
10-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1977
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1944, 1965, 1990, 2015
Jul 1961–May 1962
11-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1977
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1901, 1919, 1926, 1992, 2004, 2009
Jun 1961–May 1962
12-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1977
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1967, 1982, 2013
Dec 1960–May 1962
18-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1977
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 1965, 1993
Jun 1960–May 1962
24-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1978
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 1931, 1997
Jun 1959–May 1962
36-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1970
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2018, 2019
Ties: 1906, 1966, 1981, 1982, 1985
Jun 1958–May 1962
48-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1971
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2019, 2020
Ties: 1965, 1967, 1973, 1977, 1982, 1985
Jun 1957–May 1962
60-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1971
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2020
Ties: 1984

Citing This Page

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