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New Years Day Climate Highlights


 

Below is a listing of climate statistics for New Years Day for our four main climate airport sites.

 

Top 5 Coldest Max Temperatures

Birmingham
Rank Temp Year
1 29 2001
2 32 1977
T-3 36 1969
T-3 36 1964
T-5 39 2002
T-5 39 1940
Avg 54.1
Montgomery
Rank Temp Year
1 31 1928
2 34 1881
T-3 37 1977
T-3 37 1918
T-3 37 1898
Avg 57.4
Tuscaloosa
Rank Temp Year
1 32 2001
2 35 1977
3 38 1964
T-4 40 2002
T-4 40 1969
T-4 40 1968
Avg 54.4
Anniston
Rank Temp Year
1 30 2001
T-2 33 1977
T-2 33 1964
4 36 1969
T-5 41 2002
T-5 41 1968
T-5 41 1946
Avg 54.1
 

 Top 5 Warmest Max Temperatures

Birmingham
Rank Temp Year
1 78 1952
2 72 1965
3 71 2005
T-4 70 1997
T-4 70 1934
Avg 54.1
Montgomery
Rank Temp Year
1 79 1952
T-2 76 2000
T-2 76 1985
T-2 76 1919
T-2 76 1876
Avg 57.4
Tuscaloosa
Rank Temp Year
1 80 1952
2 75 1965
3 74 2005
4 72 1966
T-5 69 2006
T-5 69 1985
T-5 69 1972
Avg 54.4
Anniston
Rank Temp Year
1 78 1952
2 72 2005
3 71 1985
T-4 70 2012
T-4 70 2000
T-4 70 1965
Avg 54.1
 

 Top 5 Coldest Min Temperatures

Birmingham
Rank Temp Year
1 11 1977
2 16 1964
T-3 18 1984
T-3 18 1969
T-5 20 2002
T-5 20 2001
T-5 20 1949
Avg 34.9
Montgomery
Rank Temp Year
1 18 1928
T-2 19 1984
T-2 19 1977
T-4 21 2001
T-4 21 1898
T-4 21 1895
Avg 38.4
Tuscaloosa
Rank Temp Year
1 15 1977
2 16 1984
T-3 19 1994
T-3 19 1969
T-3 19 1956
Avg 34.5
Anniston
Rank Temp Year
1 13 1977
T-2 17 1984
T-2 17 1964
4 18 1949
5 19 1956
Avg 34.6
 

 Top 5 Warmest Min Temperatures

Birmingham
Rank Temp Year
1 61 1952
2 59 1966
3 56 2000
T-4 55 1997
T-4 55 1996
Avg 34.9
Montgomery
Rank Temp Year
1 64 1876
2 59 1952
T-3 56 1985
T-3 56 1897
T-5 55 1997
T-5 55 1942
Avg 38.4
Tuscaloosa
Rank Temp Year
1 62 1966
T-2 56 1965
T-2 56 1952
4 50 1950
5 48 1982
Avg 34.5
Anniston
Rank Temp Year
1 57 1997
2 54 1952
T-3 53 1996
T-3 53 1965
5 49 1985
Avg 34.6
 

 Top 5 Wettest

Birmingham
Rank Inches Year
1 2.03 2011
2 1.60 1937
3 1.40 2013
4 1.38 1945
5 1.12 1979
Avg 0.17
Montgomery
Rank Inches Year
1 1.58 1983
2 1.51 1955
3 1.16 1988
4 1.15 1942
5 1.14 1979
Avg 0.14
Tuscaloosa
Rank Inches Year
1 1.69 2012
2 1.38 1976
3 1.16 1973
4 0.91 1975
5 0.89 1948
Avg 0.15
Anniston
Rank Inches Year
1 1.67 2011
2 1.53 1955
3 1.43 1979
4 1.26 2013
5 1.00 1983
Avg 0.16
 

 Years with Snow

Birmingham
Inches Year
0.4 1964
T 2001
Montgomery
Inches Year
0.6 1881
T 1964
Tuscaloosa
Inches Year
T 1964
Anniston
Inches Year
T 1964
 
*Note: The T's under the "Rank" columns indicate values that are ties. The T's under the "Inches" columns in the Years of Snow table indicate trace values.