Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1998
1-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
5.0°F
(2.8°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1963
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015, 2021
Nov–Dec 1998
2-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
4.7°F
(2.7°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1976
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 2021
Oct–Dec 1998
3-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
4.1°F
(2.2°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1976
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 1931
Sep–Dec 1998
4-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1976
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 1931
Aug–Dec 1998
5-Month
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1976
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 1931
Jul–Dec 1998
6-Month
69.2°F
(20.7°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1976
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 1931, 2016
Jun–Dec 1998
7-Month
70.8°F
(21.6°C)
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
2.9°F
(1.7°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1976
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1931 1931
May–Dec 1998
8-Month
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
68.3°F
(20.2°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
127th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1976
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 1998
Apr–Dec 1998
9-Month
70.1°F
(21.2°C)
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1976
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Mar–Dec 1998
10-Month
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1976
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2016
Feb–Dec 1998
11-Month
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1976
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2016
Ties: 1911
Jan–Dec 1998
12-Month
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1976
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 1921
Ties: 1933
Jul 1997–Dec 1998
18-Month
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1968
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2016
Ties: 1923, 1934, 2006, 2015
Jan 1997–Dec 1998
24-Month
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1969
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 1922
Ties: 1912, 1931, 1936, 1945, 1950, 2008
Jan 1996–Dec 1998
36-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1969
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2017, 2019
Ties: 1900, 1907, 1915, 1916, 1919, 1940, 1986, 2004, 2005, 2011, 2014
Jan 1995–Dec 1998
48-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1969
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2019
Ties: 1940, 1944, 1987, 2003, 2004, 2010
Jan 1994–Dec 1998
60-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1970
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2019, 2020
Ties: 1920, 1942, 1992, 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/