Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1955

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1955
1-Month
73.87°F
(23.26°C)
72.10°F
(22.28°C)
1.77°F
(0.98°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1927
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1983
Jul–Aug 1955
2-Month
74.16°F
(23.42°C)
72.86°F
(22.70°C)
1.30°F
(0.72°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1992
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 1936
Jun–Aug 1955
3-Month
71.62°F
(22.01°C)
71.40°F
(21.89°C)
0.22°F
(0.12°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1915
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1936
May–Aug 1955
4-Month
69.04°F
(20.58°C)
68.61°F
(20.34°C)
0.43°F
(0.24°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1907
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2018
Apr–Aug 1955
5-Month
65.80°F
(18.78°C)
65.09°F
(18.38°C)
0.71°F
(0.40°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1907
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1980
Mar–Aug 1955
6-Month
61.51°F
(16.39°C)
61.16°F
(16.20°C)
0.35°F
(0.19°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1917
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 2013
Feb–Aug 1955
7-Month
57.16°F
(13.98°C)
57.26°F
(14.03°C)
-0.10°F
(-0.05°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1917
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Jan–Aug 1955
8-Month
53.68°F
(12.04°C)
53.86°F
(12.14°C)
-0.18°F
(-0.10°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1912
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1963
Dec 1954–Aug 1955
9-Month
51.49°F
(10.83°C)
51.52°F
(10.84°C)
-0.03°F
(-0.01°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1917
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1933
Nov 1954–Aug 1955
10-Month
50.74°F
(10.41°C)
50.53°F
(10.29°C)
0.21°F
(0.12°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1912
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1996
Oct 1954–Aug 1955
11-Month
51.10°F
(10.61°C)
50.86°F
(10.48°C)
0.24°F
(0.13°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1912
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1963
Sep 1954–Aug 1955
12-Month
52.38°F
(11.32°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
0.35°F
(0.19°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Mar 1954–Aug 1955
18-Month
55.39°F
(12.99°C)
55.06°F
(12.81°C)
0.33°F
(0.18°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2017
Ties: 1919
Sep 1953–Aug 1955
24-Month
52.89°F
(11.61°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
0.87°F
(0.49°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1918
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2017
Sep 1952–Aug 1955
36-Month
52.83°F
(11.57°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
0.83°F
(0.46°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1917
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2018
Sep 1951–Aug 1955
48-Month
52.59°F
(11.44°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
0.60°F
(0.33°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1920
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2018
Ties: 1988
Sep 1950–Aug 1955
60-Month
52.42°F
(11.34°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
0.43°F
(0.23°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1920
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 24, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/