Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1998
1-Month
74.03°F
(23.35°C)
72.10°F
(22.28°C)
1.93°F
(1.07°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1927
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1983
Jul–Aug 1998
2-Month
74.76°F
(23.76°C)
72.86°F
(22.70°C)
1.90°F
(1.06°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1992
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 1936
Jun–Aug 1998
3-Month
72.55°F
(22.53°C)
71.40°F
(21.89°C)
1.15°F
(0.64°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1915
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 1936
May–Aug 1998
4-Month
70.03°F
(21.13°C)
68.60°F
(20.33°C)
1.43°F
(0.80°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1907
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2018
Apr–Aug 1998
5-Month
66.24°F
(19.02°C)
65.10°F
(18.39°C)
1.14°F
(0.63°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1907
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2012
Mar–Aug 1998
6-Month
62.09°F
(16.72°C)
61.16°F
(16.20°C)
0.93°F
(0.52°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2012
Feb–Aug 1998
7-Month
58.75°F
(14.86°C)
57.26°F
(14.03°C)
1.49°F
(0.83°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Jan–Aug 1998
8-Month
55.78°F
(13.21°C)
53.86°F
(12.14°C)
1.92°F
(1.07°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1912
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Dec 1997–Aug 1998
9-Month
53.36°F
(11.87°C)
51.52°F
(10.84°C)
1.84°F
(1.03°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2012
Nov 1997–Aug 1998
10-Month
52.11°F
(11.17°C)
50.54°F
(10.30°C)
1.57°F
(0.87°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1912
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2012
Oct 1997–Aug 1998
11-Month
52.27°F
(11.26°C)
50.86°F
(10.48°C)
1.41°F
(0.78°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1912
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2012
Sep 1997–Aug 1998
12-Month
53.45°F
(11.92°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
1.42°F
(0.79°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2012
Mar 1997–Aug 1998
18-Month
55.92°F
(13.29°C)
55.06°F
(12.81°C)
0.86°F
(0.48°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1981, 2001
Sep 1996–Aug 1998
24-Month
52.64°F
(11.47°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
0.62°F
(0.35°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2017
Sep 1995–Aug 1998
36-Month
52.50°F
(11.39°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
0.49°F
(0.27°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2018
Sep 1994–Aug 1998
48-Month
52.62°F
(11.46°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
0.63°F
(0.35°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1920
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2018
Ties: 1993
Sep 1993–Aug 1998
60-Month
52.52°F
(11.40°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
0.54°F
(0.30°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1920
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2018
Ties: 1994

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  • 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/