Alabama (the capital of Alabama is Montgomery)
is a state located in the southeastern region of the United States. It is bordered by Tennessee (Nashville) to the north, Georgia(Atlanta) to the east, Florida(Tallahassee) and the Gulf of Mexico to the south, and Mississippi(Jackson) to the west.
Alabama is unofficially nicknamed the Yellowhammer State . The largest city by population is Birmingham.
The state is classified as humid subtropical climate. The average annual temperature is 64 °F (18 °C).
Summers in Alabama are among the hottest in the United States, with high temperatures averaging over 90 °F (32 °C) throughout the summer in some parts of the state. Albama is also prone to tropical storms and even hurricanes.
What Alabama is famous for?
Alabama is important to the space industry. Huntsville is know as Rocket City U.S.A. Go to the U.S Space and Rocket Center to see a large collection of spacecraft and rockets. Scientistcs have developed many important rockets and spacecraft here.