Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1947

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1947
1-Month
74.08°F
(23.38°C)
72.10°F
(22.28°C)
1.98°F
(1.10°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1927
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 1983
Jul–Aug 1947
2-Month
73.44°F
(23.02°C)
72.85°F
(22.69°C)
0.59°F
(0.33°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1992
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 1936
Ties: 1991, 2015
Jun–Aug 1947
3-Month
71.20°F
(21.78°C)
71.40°F
(21.89°C)
-0.20°F
(-0.11°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1915
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1943 1936
May–Aug 1947
4-Month
68.44°F
(20.24°C)
68.61°F
(20.34°C)
-0.17°F
(-0.10°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1907
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2018
Apr–Aug 1947
5-Month
64.94°F
(18.30°C)
65.09°F
(18.38°C)
-0.15°F
(-0.08°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1907
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Mar–Aug 1947
6-Month
60.57°F
(15.87°C)
61.16°F
(16.20°C)
-0.59°F
(-0.33°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1917
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Feb–Aug 1947
7-Month
56.41°F
(13.56°C)
57.26°F
(14.03°C)
-0.85°F
(-0.47°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1929 1917
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Jan–Aug 1947
8-Month
53.33°F
(11.85°C)
53.86°F
(12.14°C)
-0.53°F
(-0.29°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1912
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1922
Dec 1946–Aug 1947
9-Month
51.42°F
(10.79°C)
51.51°F
(10.84°C)
-0.09°F
(-0.05°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Nov 1946–Aug 1947
10-Month
50.46°F
(10.26°C)
50.54°F
(10.30°C)
-0.08°F
(-0.04°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1912
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Oct 1946–Aug 1947
11-Month
50.70°F
(10.39°C)
50.86°F
(10.48°C)
-0.16°F
(-0.09°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1912
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Sep 1946–Aug 1947
12-Month
51.85°F
(11.03°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
-0.18°F
(-0.10°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1917
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1948
Mar 1946–Aug 1947
18-Month
55.32°F
(12.96°C)
55.07°F
(12.82°C)
0.25°F
(0.14°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1917
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2017
Sep 1945–Aug 1947
24-Month
52.18°F
(11.21°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
0.16°F
(0.09°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1918
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Sep 1944–Aug 1947
36-Month
52.10°F
(11.17°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
0.10°F
(0.06°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1917
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2018
Ties: 1911, 1953
Sep 1943–Aug 1947
48-Month
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
0.02°F
(0.01°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1920
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2018
Sep 1942–Aug 1947
60-Month
52.07°F
(11.15°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
0.09°F
(0.05°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1920
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2018
Ties: 1933

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/