Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1945

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1945
1-Month
72.16°F
(22.31°C)
72.10°F
(22.28°C)
0.06°F
(0.03°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1927
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1943 1983
Jul–Aug 1945
2-Month
72.54°F
(22.52°C)
72.85°F
(22.69°C)
-0.31°F
(-0.17°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1992
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 1936
Ties: 1975, 1985
Jun–Aug 1945
3-Month
70.32°F
(21.29°C)
71.40°F
(21.89°C)
-1.08°F
(-0.60°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1915
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 1936
May–Aug 1945
4-Month
67.31°F
(19.62°C)
68.60°F
(20.33°C)
-1.29°F
(-0.71°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1907
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2018
Apr–Aug 1945
5-Month
63.89°F
(17.72°C)
65.09°F
(18.38°C)
-1.20°F
(-0.66°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1907
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2012
Mar–Aug 1945
6-Month
60.84°F
(16.02°C)
61.16°F
(16.20°C)
-0.32°F
(-0.18°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1917
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2012
Feb–Aug 1945
7-Month
57.18°F
(13.99°C)
57.25°F
(14.03°C)
-0.07°F
(-0.04°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1917
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2012
Jan–Aug 1945
8-Month
53.85°F
(12.14°C)
53.86°F
(12.14°C)
-0.01°F
(0.00°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1912
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2012
Dec 1944–Aug 1945
9-Month
51.27°F
(10.71°C)
51.51°F
(10.84°C)
-0.24°F
(-0.13°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2012
Nov 1944–Aug 1945
10-Month
50.30°F
(10.17°C)
50.54°F
(10.30°C)
-0.24°F
(-0.13°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1912
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2012
Oct 1944–Aug 1945
11-Month
50.75°F
(10.42°C)
50.87°F
(10.48°C)
-0.12°F
(-0.06°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1912
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2012
Ties: 1910, 1967
Sep 1944–Aug 1945
12-Month
51.96°F
(11.09°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
-0.07°F
(-0.04°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1917
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2012
Mar 1944–Aug 1945
18-Month
54.79°F
(12.66°C)
55.07°F
(12.82°C)
-0.28°F
(-0.16°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1929 1917
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2017
Ties: 1960
Sep 1943–Aug 1945
24-Month
51.84°F
(11.02°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
-0.17°F
(-0.10°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1918
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2017
Ties: 1927
Sep 1942–Aug 1945
36-Month
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
-0.01°F
(-0.01°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2018
Ties: 1937
Sep 1941–Aug 1945
48-Month
52.05°F
(11.14°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
0.06°F
(0.03°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1920
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2018
Sep 1940–Aug 1945
60-Month
52.13°F
(11.18°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
0.15°F
(0.08°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1920
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2020
Ties: 1959

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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/