Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2017

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2017
1-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1963
57th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015, 2021
Ties: 1912, 1959
Nov–Dec 2017
2-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
41st Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 1915, 1918, 1924, 1957, 1961
Oct–Dec 2017
3-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1931
Sep–Dec 2017
4-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
40th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1931
Ties: 1908, 1918, 1949
Aug–Dec 2017
5-Month
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
47th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1931
Ties: 1924, 1934, 1949, 2001, 2005
Jul–Dec 2017
6-Month
66.8°F
(19.3°C)
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1931, 2016
Ties: 1923, 1938, 1949, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2011
Jun–Dec 2017
7-Month
68.1°F
(20.1°C)
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
55th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1931
Ties: 1905, 1913, 1939, 1977, 1980, 1994
May–Dec 2017
8-Month
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
68.3°F
(20.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
59th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1998
Ties: 1909, 1916, 1924, 1939, 1942, 1946, 1948, 1980, 2012
Apr–Dec 2017
9-Month
68.2°F
(20.1°C)
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
39th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 1948, 1977
Mar–Dec 2017
10-Month
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Ties: 1948, 2010
Feb–Dec 2017
11-Month
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Ties: 1896, 1897, 1918, 1938
Jan–Dec 2017
12-Month
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1976
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1921
Ties: 1925
Jul 2016–Dec 2017
18-Month
66.6°F
(19.2°C)
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1968
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Jan 2016–Dec 2017
24-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1969
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 1922 1922
Jan 2015–Dec 2017
36-Month
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1969
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017, 2019
Ties: 2019
Jan 2014–Dec 2017
48-Month
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1969
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1922 2019
Ties: 1922
Jan 2013–Dec 2017
60-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1970
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2019, 2020
Ties: 1911, 1929, 1937, 2002, 2016

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 5, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/