Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1962
1-Month
72.12°F
(22.29°C)
72.10°F
(22.28°C)
0.02°F
(0.01°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1927
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1983
Jul–Aug 1962
2-Month
72.10°F
(22.28°C)
72.86°F
(22.70°C)
-0.76°F
(-0.42°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1992
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1936
Ties: 1906
Jun–Aug 1962
3-Month
70.70°F
(21.50°C)
71.40°F
(21.89°C)
-0.70°F
(-0.39°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1915
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1936, 2021
May–Aug 1962
4-Month
68.58°F
(20.32°C)
68.60°F
(20.33°C)
-0.02°F
(-0.01°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1907
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2018
Ties: 1948, 1961
Apr–Aug 1962
5-Month
65.24°F
(18.47°C)
65.10°F
(18.39°C)
0.14°F
(0.08°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1907
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Mar–Aug 1962
6-Month
60.68°F
(15.93°C)
61.16°F
(16.20°C)
-0.48°F
(-0.27°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Feb–Aug 1962
7-Month
57.00°F
(13.89°C)
57.25°F
(14.03°C)
-0.25°F
(-0.14°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1901
Jan–Aug 1962
8-Month
53.25°F
(11.81°C)
53.87°F
(12.15°C)
-0.62°F
(-0.34°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1912
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1951
Dec 1961–Aug 1962
9-Month
50.78°F
(10.43°C)
51.51°F
(10.84°C)
-0.73°F
(-0.41°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1917
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Nov 1961–Aug 1962
10-Month
49.75°F
(9.86°C)
50.53°F
(10.29°C)
-0.78°F
(-0.43°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1912
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Oct 1961–Aug 1962
11-Month
50.13°F
(10.07°C)
50.87°F
(10.48°C)
-0.74°F
(-0.41°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1912
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1973
Sep 1961–Aug 1962
12-Month
51.23°F
(10.68°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
-0.80°F
(-0.45°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1929 1917
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Mar 1961–Aug 1962
18-Month
54.51°F
(12.51°C)
55.06°F
(12.81°C)
-0.55°F
(-0.30°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1917
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2017
Ties: 1968
Sep 1960–Aug 1962
24-Month
51.78°F
(10.99°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
-0.24°F
(-0.13°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1918
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2017
Sep 1959–Aug 1962
36-Month
51.62°F
(10.90°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
-0.38°F
(-0.21°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1917
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2018
Ties: 1900, 1973
Sep 1958–Aug 1962
48-Month
51.80°F
(11.00°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
-0.19°F
(-0.11°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1920
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2018
Ties: 1901
Sep 1957–Aug 1962
60-Month
51.79°F
(10.99°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
-0.20°F
(-0.12°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1920
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2020
Ties: 1982

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 8, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/