Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1983
1-Month
75.06°F
(23.92°C)
72.10°F
(22.28°C)
2.96°F
(1.64°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1927
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 1983
Jul–Aug 1983
2-Month
74.52°F
(23.62°C)
72.85°F
(22.69°C)
1.67°F
(0.93°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1992
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 1936
Jun–Aug 1983
3-Month
72.05°F
(22.25°C)
71.40°F
(21.89°C)
0.65°F
(0.36°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1915
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1936
May–Aug 1983
4-Month
68.52°F
(20.29°C)
68.60°F
(20.33°C)
-0.08°F
(-0.04°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1907
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2018
Apr–Aug 1983
5-Month
64.22°F
(17.90°C)
65.09°F
(18.38°C)
-0.87°F
(-0.48°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1907
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Mar–Aug 1983
6-Month
60.58°F
(15.88°C)
61.16°F
(16.20°C)
-0.58°F
(-0.32°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1917
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Ties: 1895
Feb–Aug 1983
7-Month
57.19°F
(13.99°C)
57.25°F
(14.03°C)
-0.06°F
(-0.04°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1917
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Jan–Aug 1983
8-Month
54.18°F
(12.32°C)
53.86°F
(12.14°C)
0.32°F
(0.18°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1912
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Dec 1982–Aug 1983
9-Month
52.14°F
(11.19°C)
51.51°F
(10.84°C)
0.63°F
(0.35°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1917
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Nov 1982–Aug 1983
10-Month
51.04°F
(10.58°C)
50.53°F
(10.29°C)
0.51°F
(0.29°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1912
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Oct 1982–Aug 1983
11-Month
51.24°F
(10.69°C)
50.86°F
(10.48°C)
0.38°F
(0.21°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1912
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Ties: 1989
Sep 1982–Aug 1983
12-Month
52.31°F
(11.28°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
0.28°F
(0.15°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1917
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Mar 1982–Aug 1983
18-Month
55.04°F
(12.80°C)
55.06°F
(12.81°C)
-0.02°F
(-0.01°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1917
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2017
Sep 1981–Aug 1983
24-Month
51.89°F
(11.05°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
-0.13°F
(-0.07°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2017
Ties: 1921
Sep 1980–Aug 1983
36-Month
52.32°F
(11.29°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
0.31°F
(0.17°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1917
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2018
Ties: 1943
Sep 1979–Aug 1983
48-Month
52.36°F
(11.31°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
0.36°F
(0.20°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1920
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2018
Sep 1978–Aug 1983
60-Month
51.96°F
(11.09°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
-0.02°F
(-0.01°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1920
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/