Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1917

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1917
1-Month
71.02°F
(21.68°C)
72.10°F
(22.28°C)
-1.08°F
(-0.60°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1927
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 1983
Ties: 1985
Jul–Aug 1917
2-Month
72.82°F
(22.68°C)
72.86°F
(22.70°C)
-0.04°F
(-0.02°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1992
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1916 1936
Jun–Aug 1917
3-Month
70.87°F
(21.59°C)
71.40°F
(21.89°C)
-0.53°F
(-0.30°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1916 1915
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 1936
Ties: 1975
May–Aug 1917
4-Month
66.93°F
(19.41°C)
68.60°F
(20.33°C)
-1.67°F
(-0.92°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1907
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2018
Apr–Aug 1917
5-Month
63.27°F
(17.37°C)
65.09°F
(18.38°C)
-1.82°F
(-1.01°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1907 1907
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2012
Mar–Aug 1917
6-Month
59.12°F
(15.07°C)
61.16°F
(16.20°C)
-2.04°F
(-1.13°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1917
126th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2012
Feb–Aug 1917
7-Month
54.97°F
(12.76°C)
57.25°F
(14.03°C)
-2.28°F
(-1.27°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1917
126th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2012
Jan–Aug 1917
8-Month
51.63°F
(10.91°C)
53.86°F
(12.14°C)
-2.23°F
(-1.23°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1912
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2012
Dec 1916–Aug 1917
9-Month
49.11°F
(9.51°C)
51.51°F
(10.84°C)
-2.40°F
(-1.33°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1917
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2012
Nov 1916–Aug 1917
10-Month
48.22°F
(9.01°C)
50.53°F
(10.29°C)
-2.31°F
(-1.28°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1912
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2012
Oct 1916–Aug 1917
11-Month
48.58°F
(9.21°C)
50.86°F
(10.48°C)
-2.28°F
(-1.27°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1912
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2012
Sep 1916–Aug 1917
12-Month
49.82°F
(9.90°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
-2.21°F
(-1.23°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1917
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2012
Mar 1916–Aug 1917
18-Month
53.44°F
(11.91°C)
55.06°F
(12.81°C)
-1.62°F
(-0.90°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1917
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2017
Sep 1915–Aug 1917
24-Month
50.80°F
(10.44°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
-1.21°F
(-0.68°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1913 1918
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2017
Sep 1914–Aug 1917
36-Month
50.85°F
(10.47°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
-1.15°F
(-0.64°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1917
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2018
Sep 1913–Aug 1917
48-Month
51.18°F
(10.66°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
-0.82°F
(-0.45°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1920
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2018
Sep 1912–Aug 1917
60-Month
51.20°F
(10.67°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
-0.78°F
(-0.43°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1907 1920
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2020

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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/