Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1946

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1946
1-Month
71.17°F
(21.76°C)
72.10°F
(22.28°C)
-0.93°F
(-0.52°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1927
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1945 1983
Jul–Aug 1946
2-Month
72.51°F
(22.51°C)
72.86°F
(22.70°C)
-0.35°F
(-0.19°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1992
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 1936
Jun–Aug 1946
3-Month
71.11°F
(21.73°C)
71.40°F
(21.89°C)
-0.29°F
(-0.16°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1915
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 1936
May–Aug 1946
4-Month
68.02°F
(20.01°C)
68.60°F
(20.33°C)
-0.58°F
(-0.32°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1907
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2018
Ties: 1971
Apr–Aug 1946
5-Month
65.34°F
(18.52°C)
65.09°F
(18.38°C)
0.25°F
(0.14°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1907
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2012
Mar–Aug 1946
6-Month
62.25°F
(16.81°C)
61.16°F
(16.20°C)
1.09°F
(0.61°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2012
Feb–Aug 1946
7-Month
58.34°F
(14.63°C)
57.26°F
(14.03°C)
1.08°F
(0.60°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Jan–Aug 1946
8-Month
54.97°F
(12.76°C)
53.86°F
(12.14°C)
1.11°F
(0.62°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1912
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Dec 1945–Aug 1946
9-Month
52.09°F
(11.16°C)
51.51°F
(10.84°C)
0.58°F
(0.32°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2012
Nov 1945–Aug 1946
10-Month
51.08°F
(10.60°C)
50.53°F
(10.29°C)
0.55°F
(0.31°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1912
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Oct 1945–Aug 1946
11-Month
51.36°F
(10.76°C)
50.86°F
(10.48°C)
0.50°F
(0.28°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1912
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Sep 1945–Aug 1946
12-Month
52.50°F
(11.39°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
0.47°F
(0.26°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Mar 1945–Aug 1946
18-Month
55.28°F
(12.93°C)
55.07°F
(12.82°C)
0.21°F
(0.11°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2017
Sep 1944–Aug 1946
24-Month
52.23°F
(11.24°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
0.21°F
(0.12°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1918
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2017
Sep 1943–Aug 1946
36-Month
52.06°F
(11.14°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
0.06°F
(0.03°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2018
Ties: 1938
Sep 1942–Aug 1946
48-Month
52.12°F
(11.18°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
0.13°F
(0.07°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1920
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2018
Ties: 1924
Sep 1941–Aug 1946
60-Month
52.14°F
(11.19°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
0.16°F
(0.09°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1920
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 26, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/