Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1926

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1926
1-Month
72.34°F
(22.41°C)
72.10°F
(22.28°C)
0.24°F
(0.13°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1925 1927
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1922 1983
Jul–Aug 1926
2-Month
72.85°F
(22.69°C)
72.86°F
(22.70°C)
-0.01°F
(-0.01°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1925 1992
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1922 1936
Jun–Aug 1926
3-Month
71.30°F
(21.83°C)
71.40°F
(21.89°C)
-0.10°F
(-0.06°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1915
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1925 1936
May–Aug 1926
4-Month
68.73°F
(20.41°C)
68.60°F
(20.33°C)
0.13°F
(0.08°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1907
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1925 2018
Apr–Aug 1926
5-Month
64.99°F
(18.33°C)
65.09°F
(18.38°C)
-0.10°F
(-0.05°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1907
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1925 2012
Mar–Aug 1926
6-Month
60.77°F
(15.98°C)
61.16°F
(16.20°C)
-0.39°F
(-0.22°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1917
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1925 2012
Feb–Aug 1926
7-Month
57.47°F
(14.15°C)
57.26°F
(14.03°C)
0.21°F
(0.12°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1917
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1925 2012
Ties: 1996, 2008
Jan–Aug 1926
8-Month
54.07°F
(12.26°C)
53.86°F
(12.14°C)
0.21°F
(0.12°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1912
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1925 2012
Ties: 1959, 2008
Dec 1925–Aug 1926
9-Month
51.68°F
(10.93°C)
51.52°F
(10.84°C)
0.16°F
(0.09°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1917
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1925 2012
Ties: 1901, 1997
Nov 1925–Aug 1926
10-Month
50.55°F
(10.31°C)
50.54°F
(10.30°C)
0.01°F
(0.01°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1912
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1925 2012
Oct 1925–Aug 1926
11-Month
50.40°F
(10.22°C)
50.86°F
(10.48°C)
-0.46°F
(-0.26°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1912
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1925 2012
Ties: 1984
Sep 1925–Aug 1926
12-Month
51.76°F
(10.98°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
-0.27°F
(-0.15°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1917
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1925 2012
Ties: 1933, 1956
Mar 1925–Aug 1926
18-Month
55.30°F
(12.94°C)
55.07°F
(12.82°C)
0.23°F
(0.12°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1925 1917
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1922 2017
Sep 1924–Aug 1926
24-Month
52.10°F
(11.17°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
0.09°F
(0.05°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1925 1918
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1922 2017
Ties: 1957
Sep 1923–Aug 1926
36-Month
51.80°F
(11.00°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
-0.20°F
(-0.11°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1917
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1925 2018
Sep 1922–Aug 1926
48-Month
51.82°F
(11.01°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
-0.17°F
(-0.10°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1920
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1925 2018
Sep 1921–Aug 1926
60-Month
51.89°F
(11.05°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
-0.09°F
(-0.05°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1920
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1925 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 23, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/