Warm Weather Facts
Compiled by Michael Garrison, Aaron Gleason and Jody Aaron
 
Birmingham
Years of Record
(1895-2011)
Montgomery
Years of Record
(1872-2011)

Tuscaloosa
Years of Record
(1948-2011)
 

Anniston 
Years of Record
(1903-2011)
 

Earliest 100 degree day

June 5, 1985

June 1, 2011

June 2, 2011

June 5, 1985 and 2002

Latest 100 degree day

Sept 22, 1925

Oct 6, 1954

Sept 20, 2010

Sept 6, 1954

Most consecutive days
>= 90 degrees

50 Days
July 5 to Aug 23, 2010

56 Days
July 4 to Aug 28, 2010

69 Days
July 4 to Sept 10, 1954

38 Days
June 28 to Aug 4, 1960

Most consecutive days
>= 95 degrees

24 Days
Aug 2 to Aug 25, 2007

24 Days
Aug 2 to Aug 25, 2007

25 Days
July 31 to Aug 24, 2007

23 Days
Aug 3 to Aug 25, 2007

Most consecutive days 
>= 100 degrees

10 Days
Aug 7 to Aug 16, 2007

12 Days
Aug 6 to Aug 17, 2007

11 Days
Aug 7 to Aug 17, 2007

10 Days
Aug 7 to Aug 16, 2007

Most 90 degree days
in a year

110 Days: 1925

121 Days: 1954

119 Days: 1954

113 Days: 1954

Most 100 degree days
in a year

15 Days: 1925

26 Days: 1954

33 Days: 1954

17 Days: 1954

Most 100 degree days
in June

5 Days: 1931

6 Days: 1881

13 Days: 1952

3 Days:
1984, 1954, 1931

Most 100 degree days
in July

9 Days: 1952

9 Days: 2000

13 Days: 1952

10 Days: 1954

Most 100 degree days
in August

14 Days: 2007

15 Days: 2007

15 Days: 2007 and 1954

14 Days: 2007

Most 100 degree days
in September

12 Days: 1925

10 Days: 1925

7 Days: 1980

3 Days: 1954

Warmest mean
monthly temperature

86.9 degrees:
August 2007

87.0 degrees:
August 2007

86.0 degrees:
August 2007

85.2 degrees:
August 2007

Warmest Maximum
temperature

107 degrees: July 29, 1930

107 degrees: July 7, 1881

107 degrees:
Aug 10, 2007,
Aug 29, 2000,
July 29, 1952

106 degrees:
August 21, 1983

Driest Summer
(June-September)

6.86 inches: 1908

7.05 inches: 1954

5.70 inches: 1954

5.65 inches: 2007

Wettest Summer
(June-September)

32.25 inches: 1906

32.08 inches: 1989

30.22 inches: 1989

29.63 inches: 1975

Wettest Month
(June-September)

20.12 inches: July 1916

15.59 inches: June 1928

11.98 inches: June 1989

13.90 inches: July 1950

Driest Month
(June-September)

0.00 inches: Sept 1955

0.12 inches: Sept 1923

0.00 inches: Sept 1955

0.00 inches: June 1988

Wettest June

12.09 inches: 1900

15.59 inches: 1928

11.98 inches: 1989

9.28 inches: 2003

Driest June

0.47 inches: 1931

0.33 inches: 1979

0.61 inches: 1952

0.00 inches: 1988

Wettest July

20.12 inches: 1916

13.42 inches: 1899

10.06 inches: 1973

13.90 inches: 1950

Driest July

0.30 inches: 1983

0.43 inches: 1902

0.72 inches: 1970

0.79 inches: 1983

Wettest August

13.83 inches: 1901

15.58 inches: 1939

8.84 inches: 1970

12.73 inches: 1967

Driest August

0.38 inches: 1989

0.44 inches: 1925

0.41 inches: 2006

0.27 inches: 1957

Wettest September

13.19 inches: 1906

12.00 inches: 1917

9.74 inches: 2011

8.97 inches: 1957

Driest September

0.00 inches: 1955

0.12 inches: 1923

0.00 inches: 1955

0.09 inches: 1947


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