Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1979
1-Month
70.97°F
(21.65°C)
72.10°F
(22.28°C)
-1.13°F
(-0.63°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1927
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1983
Ties: 1903
Jul–Aug 1979
2-Month
72.05°F
(22.25°C)
72.86°F
(22.70°C)
-0.81°F
(-0.45°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1992
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1936
Jun–Aug 1979
3-Month
70.64°F
(21.47°C)
71.40°F
(21.89°C)
-0.76°F
(-0.42°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1915
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1936
May–Aug 1979
4-Month
67.76°F
(19.87°C)
68.60°F
(20.33°C)
-0.84°F
(-0.46°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1907
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Apr–Aug 1979
5-Month
64.24°F
(17.91°C)
65.09°F
(18.38°C)
-0.85°F
(-0.47°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1907
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Mar–Aug 1979
6-Month
60.54°F
(15.86°C)
61.16°F
(16.20°C)
-0.62°F
(-0.34°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1917
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Feb–Aug 1979
7-Month
55.91°F
(13.28°C)
57.25°F
(14.03°C)
-1.34°F
(-0.75°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1917
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Jan–Aug 1979
8-Month
51.66°F
(10.92°C)
53.86°F
(12.14°C)
-2.20°F
(-1.22°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1912
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Dec 1978–Aug 1979
9-Month
49.23°F
(9.57°C)
51.51°F
(10.84°C)
-2.28°F
(-1.27°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Nov 1978–Aug 1979
10-Month
48.46°F
(9.14°C)
50.54°F
(10.30°C)
-2.08°F
(-1.16°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1912
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Oct 1978–Aug 1979
11-Month
49.00°F
(9.44°C)
50.87°F
(10.48°C)
-1.87°F
(-1.04°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1912
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Sep 1978–Aug 1979
12-Month
50.40°F
(10.22°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
-1.63°F
(-0.91°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Mar 1978–Aug 1979
18-Month
54.00°F
(12.22°C)
55.07°F
(12.82°C)
-1.07°F
(-0.60°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1917
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Sep 1977–Aug 1979
24-Month
50.91°F
(10.51°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
-1.11°F
(-0.61°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1918
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Sep 1976–Aug 1979
36-Month
51.11°F
(10.62°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
-0.89°F
(-0.49°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1917
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Sep 1975–Aug 1979
48-Month
51.43°F
(10.79°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
-0.56°F
(-0.32°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1920
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Sep 1974–Aug 1979
60-Month
51.41°F
(10.78°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
-0.58°F
(-0.33°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1920
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018

Citing This Page

  • 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/