Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1928

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1928
1-Month
71.82°F
(22.12°C)
72.10°F
(22.28°C)
-0.28°F
(-0.16°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1927
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1926 1983
Ties: 1916
Jul–Aug 1928
2-Month
72.61°F
(22.56°C)
72.86°F
(22.70°C)
-0.25°F
(-0.14°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1992
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1926 1936
Jun–Aug 1928
3-Month
70.38°F
(21.32°C)
71.40°F
(21.89°C)
-1.02°F
(-0.57°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1915
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1926 1936
Ties: 2004
May–Aug 1928
4-Month
68.16°F
(20.09°C)
68.60°F
(20.33°C)
-0.44°F
(-0.24°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1907
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1926 2018
Ties: 1909, 1997
Apr–Aug 1928
5-Month
64.14°F
(17.86°C)
65.09°F
(18.38°C)
-0.95°F
(-0.52°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1907
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1926 2012
Ties: 1924, 1968
Mar–Aug 1928
6-Month
60.64°F
(15.91°C)
61.16°F
(16.20°C)
-0.52°F
(-0.29°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1917
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1926 2012
Ties: 1993
Feb–Aug 1928
7-Month
56.88°F
(13.82°C)
57.25°F
(14.03°C)
-0.37°F
(-0.21°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1917
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2012
Jan–Aug 1928
8-Month
53.77°F
(12.09°C)
53.86°F
(12.14°C)
-0.09°F
(-0.05°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1912
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2012
Dec 1927–Aug 1928
9-Month
50.93°F
(10.52°C)
51.52°F
(10.84°C)
-0.59°F
(-0.32°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1917
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2012
Ties: 1923
Nov 1927–Aug 1928
10-Month
50.27°F
(10.15°C)
50.53°F
(10.29°C)
-0.26°F
(-0.14°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1912
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2012
Oct 1927–Aug 1928
11-Month
50.78°F
(10.43°C)
50.86°F
(10.48°C)
-0.08°F
(-0.05°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1912
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2012
Sep 1927–Aug 1928
12-Month
51.97°F
(11.09°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
-0.06°F
(-0.04°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1917
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1925 2012
Mar 1927–Aug 1928
18-Month
54.80°F
(12.67°C)
55.06°F
(12.81°C)
-0.26°F
(-0.14°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1917
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2017
Sep 1926–Aug 1928
24-Month
51.95°F
(11.08°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
-0.07°F
(-0.04°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1918
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1926 2017
Sep 1925–Aug 1928
36-Month
51.88°F
(11.04°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
-0.12°F
(-0.07°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1917
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2018
Sep 1924–Aug 1928
48-Month
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
0.04°F
(0.02°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1920
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1924 2018
Sep 1923–Aug 1928
60-Month
51.86°F
(11.03°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
-0.12°F
(-0.07°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1920
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1926 2020
Ties: 1967, 1978

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