Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2016
1-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
3.7°F
(2.1°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1963
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015, 2021
Ties: 1908, 1940
Nov–Dec 2016
2-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
4.0°F
(2.3°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Oct–Dec 2016
3-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
4.2°F
(2.3°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 1931
Ties: 1984, 2021
Sep–Dec 2016
4-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
4.1°F
(2.3°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 1931
Aug–Dec 2016
5-Month
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1976
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 1931 1931
Jul–Dec 2016
6-Month
69.8°F
(21.0°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
3.5°F
(1.9°C)
127th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1976
1st Warmest Warmest since: 1931 1931, 2016
Ties: 1931
Jun–Dec 2016
7-Month
71.1°F
(21.7°C)
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1976
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 1931 1931
May–Dec 2016
8-Month
71.0°F
(21.7°C)
68.2°F
(20.1°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1976
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 1998 1998
Apr–Dec 2016
9-Month
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Mar–Dec 2016
10-Month
69.1°F
(20.6°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
127th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1976
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Feb–Dec 2016
11-Month
67.4°F
(19.7°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
127th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1976
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Jan–Dec 2016
12-Month
65.3°F
(18.5°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1976
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1927 1921
Ties: 1911
Jul 2015–Dec 2016
18-Month
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1968
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Jan 2015–Dec 2016
24-Month
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1969
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1922 1922
Jan 2014–Dec 2016
36-Month
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1969
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2017, 2019
Ties: 1921, 1935, 2007
Jan 2013–Dec 2016
48-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1969
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2019
Ties: 1899, 1910, 1929, 1947, 1949, 1951, 1952, 2002, 2009, 2012
Jan 2012–Dec 2016
60-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1970
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2019, 2020
Ties: 1911, 1929, 1937, 2002, 2017

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 1, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/