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Current conditions at

Birmingham, Birmingham International Airport (KBHM)

Lat: 33.57°NLon: 86.75°WElev: 643ft.

Fair

52°F

11°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.11 in (1019.2 mb)
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 3 May 4:53 am CDT

Extended Forecast

  • Today

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Monday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Wednesday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 82. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles S Birmingham International Airport AL
 33.53°N 86.76°W
4:00 am CDT May 3, 2015
6am CDT May 3, 2015-6pm CDT May 9, 2015
 
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