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Birmingham, Alabama Climate & Temperature

  • Birmingham, Alabama, Usa is at 3334'N, 8645'W, 192 m (630 ft). See map.
  • Birmingham, Alabama has a humid subtropical climate that is mild with no dry season, constantly moist (year-round rainfall). Summers are hot and muggy with thunderstorms. Winters are mild with precipitation from mid-latitude cyclones. Seasonality is moderate. (Kppen-Geiger classification: Cfa).
  • According to the Holdridge life zones system of bioclimatic classification Birmingham, Alabama is situated in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 16.6 degrees Celsius (61.9 degrees Fahrenheit). See the temperatures page for a monthly breakdown and the fixed scale graph.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 21.3 °C (38.3°F). This indicates that the continentality type is continental, subtype subcontinental. Birmingham, Alabama Climate Graph
  • In the winter time records indicate temperatures by day reach 12.6°C (54.7°F) on average falling to 0.9°C (33.6°F) overnight.
  • In spring time temperatures climb reaching 23.3°C (73.9°F) generally in the afternoon with overnight lows of 9.9°C (49.8°F).
  • During summer average high temperatures are 31.6°C (88.8°F) and average low temperatures are 19.9°C (67.8°F).
  • Come autumn/ fall temperatures decrease achieving average highs of 23.5°C (74.4°F) during the day and lows of 10.9°C (51.6°F) generally shortly after sunrise.
  • Total annual Precipitation averages 1386.3 mm (54.6 inches) which is equivalent to 1386.3 Litres/m (34 Gallons/ft).
  • On average there are 2693 hours of sunshine per year. Visit the sunshine and daylight section to check monthly details including how high in the sky the sun reaches each month.
  • Were you to burrow down through the centre of the Earth from Birmingham, Alabama you would pop up nearest to the climate station at Amsterdam Island, French Southern Lands where you would find a Marine west coast climate.

Birmingham, Alabama Climate Table

  Climate Variable Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
 
Average Max Temperature °C ( °F) 11 (52) 14 (57) 19 (66) 24 (75) 27 (81) 31 (87) 32 (90) 32 (89) 29 (84) 24 (75) 18 (65) 13 (56) 23 (73)
 
Average Temperature °C ( °F) 5 (42) 8 (46) 12 (54) 17 (62) 21 (69) 25 (76) 27 (80) 26 (79) 23 (73) 17 (62) 12 (53) 7 (45) 17 (62)
 
Average Min Temperature °C ( °F) 0 (31) 1 (35) 6 (42) 10 (49) 14 (58) 18 (65) 21 (69) 20 (69) 17 (63) 10 (50) 5 (42) 2 (35) 10 (51)
 
Average Precipitation mm (in) 130 (5) 120 (5) 157 (6) 126 (5) 123 (5) 95 (4) 133 (5) 91 (4) 100 (4) 71 (3) 110 (4) 130 (5) 1386 (55)
Number of Wet Days (probability of rain on a day %) 11 (35) 11 (39) 11 (35) 10 (33) 9 (29) 10 (33) 13 (42) 11 (35) 7 (23) 6 (19) 8 (27) 11 (35) 118 (32)
Average Sunlight Hours/ Day 4h 07' 5h 29' 6h 30' 8h 38' 9h 15' 9h 56' 9h 03' 8h 54' 7h 56' 7h 29' 6h 20' 4h 44' 7h 22'
Average Daylight Hours/ Day 10h 11' 10h 55' 11h 55' 12h 58' 13h 52' 14h 19' 14h 07' 13h 21' 12h 20' 11h 16' 10h 23' 9h 57' 12h 00'
Percentage of Sunny (Cloudy) Daylight Hours 41 (59) 51 (49) 55 (45) 67 (33) 67 (33) 70 (30) 65 (35) 67 (33) 65 (35) 67 (33) 62 (38) 48 (52) 61 (39)
Sun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (). 36.6 45.9 56.8 68.4 76.7 79.9 76.7 68.4 56.9 45.4 36.3 33 56.7

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