Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1989
1-Month
71.31°F
(21.84°C)
72.10°F
(22.28°C)
-0.79°F
(-0.44°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1927
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 1983
Jul–Aug 1989
2-Month
72.77°F
(22.65°C)
72.86°F
(22.70°C)
-0.09°F
(-0.05°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1992
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 1936
Ties: 1925, 1990, 2014
Jun–Aug 1989
3-Month
71.22°F
(21.79°C)
71.40°F
(21.89°C)
-0.18°F
(-0.10°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1915
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1988 1936
Ties: 1942
May–Aug 1989
4-Month
68.53°F
(20.29°C)
68.60°F
(20.33°C)
-0.07°F
(-0.04°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1907
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2018
Apr–Aug 1989
5-Month
65.40°F
(18.56°C)
65.09°F
(18.38°C)
0.31°F
(0.18°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1907
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2012
Mar–Aug 1989
6-Month
61.61°F
(16.45°C)
61.16°F
(16.20°C)
0.45°F
(0.25°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1917
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2012
Feb–Aug 1989
7-Month
56.98°F
(13.88°C)
57.26°F
(14.03°C)
-0.28°F
(-0.15°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1917
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2012
Jan–Aug 1989
8-Month
54.12°F
(12.29°C)
53.86°F
(12.14°C)
0.26°F
(0.15°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1912
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2012
Dec 1988–Aug 1989
9-Month
51.82°F
(11.01°C)
51.51°F
(10.84°C)
0.31°F
(0.17°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2012
Nov 1988–Aug 1989
10-Month
50.97°F
(10.54°C)
50.54°F
(10.30°C)
0.43°F
(0.24°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1912
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2012
Oct 1988–Aug 1989
11-Month
51.24°F
(10.69°C)
50.86°F
(10.48°C)
0.38°F
(0.21°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1912
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2012
Ties: 1983
Sep 1988–Aug 1989
12-Month
52.35°F
(11.31°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
0.33°F
(0.19°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2012
Mar 1988–Aug 1989
18-Month
55.72°F
(13.18°C)
55.06°F
(12.81°C)
0.66°F
(0.37°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2017
Ties: 1938
Sep 1987–Aug 1989
24-Month
52.55°F
(11.42°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
0.53°F
(0.30°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1918
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2017
Sep 1986–Aug 1989
36-Month
52.72°F
(11.51°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
0.72°F
(0.40°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1917
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2018
Sep 1985–Aug 1989
48-Month
52.70°F
(11.50°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
0.71°F
(0.39°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1920
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2018
Sep 1984–Aug 1989
60-Month
52.55°F
(11.42°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
0.56°F
(0.31°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1920
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2018
Ties: 1995

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/