Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1942
1-Month
71.78°F
(22.10°C)
72.10°F
(22.28°C)
-0.32°F
(-0.18°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1927
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1983
Ties: 1977
Jul–Aug 1942
2-Month
72.87°F
(22.71°C)
72.86°F
(22.70°C)
0.01°F
(0.01°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1928 1992
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1936
Jun–Aug 1942
3-Month
71.22°F
(21.79°C)
71.40°F
(21.89°C)
-0.18°F
(-0.10°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1928 1915
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1936
Ties: 1989
May–Aug 1942
4-Month
68.18°F
(20.10°C)
68.60°F
(20.33°C)
-0.42°F
(-0.23°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1929 1907
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2018
Ties: 1910
Apr–Aug 1942
5-Month
65.16°F
(18.42°C)
65.09°F
(18.38°C)
0.07°F
(0.04°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1907
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2012
Mar–Aug 1942
6-Month
61.19°F
(16.22°C)
61.16°F
(16.20°C)
0.03°F
(0.02°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1917
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2012
Ties: 1898, 1973, 1978
Feb–Aug 1942
7-Month
56.84°F
(13.80°C)
57.26°F
(14.03°C)
-0.42°F
(-0.23°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1929 1917
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2012
Jan–Aug 1942
8-Month
53.46°F
(11.92°C)
53.86°F
(12.14°C)
-0.40°F
(-0.22°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1912
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2012
Dec 1941–Aug 1942
9-Month
51.53°F
(10.85°C)
51.51°F
(10.84°C)
0.02°F
(0.01°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2012
Nov 1941–Aug 1942
10-Month
50.67°F
(10.37°C)
50.53°F
(10.29°C)
0.14°F
(0.08°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1912
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2012
Ties: 1961
Oct 1941–Aug 1942
11-Month
51.08°F
(10.60°C)
50.86°F
(10.48°C)
0.22°F
(0.12°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1912
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2012
Ties: 1996
Sep 1941–Aug 1942
12-Month
52.20°F
(11.22°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
0.18°F
(0.10°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2012
Ties: 1898
Mar 1941–Aug 1942
18-Month
55.21°F
(12.89°C)
55.06°F
(12.81°C)
0.15°F
(0.08°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1917
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2017
Sep 1940–Aug 1942
24-Month
52.34°F
(11.30°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
0.32°F
(0.18°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2017
Sep 1939–Aug 1942
36-Month
52.34°F
(11.30°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
0.34°F
(0.19°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1917
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2018
Ties: 1997
Sep 1938–Aug 1942
48-Month
52.47°F
(11.37°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
0.48°F
(0.26°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1920
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2018
Sep 1937–Aug 1942
60-Month
52.54°F
(11.41°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
0.56°F
(0.31°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1920
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2020
Ties: 1957

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/