Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1900

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1900
1-Month
72.86°F
(22.70°C)
72.10°F
(22.28°C)
0.76°F
(0.42°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1927
39th Warmest Warmest to Date 1983
Ties: 2002
Jul–Aug 1900
2-Month
72.99°F
(22.77°C)
72.85°F
(22.69°C)
0.14°F
(0.08°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1992
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 1936
Jun–Aug 1900
3-Month
72.10°F
(22.28°C)
71.40°F
(21.89°C)
0.70°F
(0.39°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1915
37th Warmest Warmest to Date 1936
May–Aug 1900
4-Month
69.51°F
(20.84°C)
68.60°F
(20.33°C)
0.91°F
(0.51°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1907
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2018
Apr–Aug 1900
5-Month
65.93°F
(18.85°C)
65.10°F
(18.39°C)
0.83°F
(0.46°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1907
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2012
Mar–Aug 1900
6-Month
61.82°F
(16.57°C)
61.16°F
(16.20°C)
0.66°F
(0.37°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
36th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Feb–Aug 1900
7-Month
57.38°F
(14.10°C)
57.25°F
(14.03°C)
0.13°F
(0.07°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2012
Jan–Aug 1900
8-Month
54.47°F
(12.48°C)
53.86°F
(12.14°C)
0.61°F
(0.34°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1912
40th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Dec 1899–Aug 1900
9-Month
51.93°F
(11.07°C)
51.51°F
(10.84°C)
0.42°F
(0.23°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
49th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Nov 1899–Aug 1900
10-Month
51.23°F
(10.68°C)
50.54°F
(10.30°C)
0.69°F
(0.38°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1912
32nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Oct 1899–Aug 1900
11-Month
51.48°F
(10.82°C)
50.86°F
(10.48°C)
0.62°F
(0.34°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1912
37th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Sep 1899–Aug 1900
12-Month
52.59°F
(11.44°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
0.56°F
(0.31°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
37th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Mar 1899–Aug 1900
18-Month
55.15°F
(12.86°C)
55.07°F
(12.82°C)
0.08°F
(0.04°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
60th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Sep 1898–Aug 1900
24-Month
51.33°F
(10.74°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
-0.69°F
(-0.38°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1918
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2017
Sep 1897–Aug 1900
36-Month
51.62°F
(10.90°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
-0.38°F
(-0.21°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2018
Ties: 1962, 1973
Sep 1896–Aug 1900
48-Month
51.51°F
(10.84°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
-0.48°F
(-0.27°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1920
107th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Sep 1895–Aug 1900
60-Month
51.58°F
(10.88°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
-0.40°F
(-0.22°C)
18th Coolest Coolest to Date 1920
104th Warmest Warmest to Date 2020
Ties: 1914

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 30, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/