Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of August 2019. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, August 2019

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 2019
1-Month
73.87°F
(23.26°C)
72.10°F
(22.28°C)
1.77°F
(0.98°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1927
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 1983
Ties: 1955
Jul–Aug 2019
2-Month
74.24°F
(23.47°C)
72.86°F
(22.70°C)
1.38°F
(0.77°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1992
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 1936
Jun–Aug 2019
3-Month
72.40°F
(22.44°C)
71.40°F
(21.89°C)
1.00°F
(0.55°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1915
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 1936
May–Aug 2019
4-Month
69.17°F
(20.65°C)
68.60°F
(20.33°C)
0.57°F
(0.32°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1907
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2018
Apr–Aug 2019
5-Month
65.91°F
(18.84°C)
65.10°F
(18.39°C)
0.81°F
(0.45°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1907
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 2005
Mar–Aug 2019
6-Month
61.63°F
(16.46°C)
61.16°F
(16.20°C)
0.47°F
(0.26°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Feb–Aug 2019
7-Month
57.37°F
(14.09°C)
57.25°F
(14.03°C)
0.12°F
(0.06°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
64th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Jan–Aug 2019
8-Month
54.27°F
(12.37°C)
53.86°F
(12.14°C)
0.41°F
(0.23°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1912
45th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Dec 2018–Aug 2019
9-Month
52.19°F
(11.22°C)
51.52°F
(10.84°C)
0.67°F
(0.38°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Nov 2018–Aug 2019
10-Month
50.97°F
(10.54°C)
50.54°F
(10.30°C)
0.43°F
(0.24°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1912
44th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 1989
Oct 2018–Aug 2019
11-Month
51.22°F
(10.68°C)
50.86°F
(10.48°C)
0.36°F
(0.20°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1912
48th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 1919
Sep 2018–Aug 2019
12-Month
52.58°F
(11.43°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
0.55°F
(0.30°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Mar 2018–Aug 2019
18-Month
56.04°F
(13.36°C)
55.07°F
(12.82°C)
0.97°F
(0.54°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Sep 2017–Aug 2019
24-Month
53.23°F
(11.79°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
1.22°F
(0.67°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Sep 2016–Aug 2019
36-Month
53.80°F
(12.11°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
1.80°F
(1.00°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1917
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2018
Sep 2015–Aug 2019
48-Month
54.15°F
(12.31°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
2.15°F
(1.20°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1920
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2018
Sep 2014–Aug 2019
60-Month
54.03°F
(12.24°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
2.05°F
(1.14°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1920
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/