Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, August 2005

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 2005
1-Month
73.20°F
(22.89°C)
72.10°F
(22.28°C)
1.10°F
(0.61°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1927
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 1983
Ties: 1901
Jul–Aug 2005
2-Month
74.26°F
(23.48°C)
72.86°F
(22.70°C)
1.40°F
(0.78°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1992
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 1936
Jun–Aug 2005
3-Month
72.57°F
(22.54°C)
71.40°F
(21.89°C)
1.17°F
(0.65°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1915
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2003 1936
May–Aug 2005
4-Month
69.32°F
(20.73°C)
68.60°F
(20.33°C)
0.72°F
(0.40°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1907
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2018
Ties: 1949
Apr–Aug 2005
5-Month
65.91°F
(18.84°C)
65.09°F
(18.38°C)
0.82°F
(0.46°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1907
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2012
Mar–Aug 2005
6-Month
61.98°F
(16.66°C)
61.16°F
(16.20°C)
0.82°F
(0.46°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2012
Ties: 1990, 2002
Feb–Aug 2005
7-Month
58.54°F
(14.74°C)
57.25°F
(14.03°C)
1.29°F
(0.71°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1917
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Jan–Aug 2005
8-Month
55.40°F
(13.00°C)
53.86°F
(12.14°C)
1.54°F
(0.86°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1912
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 1999
Dec 2004–Aug 2005
9-Month
53.14°F
(11.74°C)
51.52°F
(10.84°C)
1.62°F
(0.90°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1917
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Nov 2004–Aug 2005
10-Month
52.22°F
(11.23°C)
50.53°F
(10.29°C)
1.69°F
(0.94°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1912
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Oct 2004–Aug 2005
11-Month
52.51°F
(11.39°C)
50.86°F
(10.48°C)
1.65°F
(0.91°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1912
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Sep 2004–Aug 2005
12-Month
53.60°F
(12.00°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
1.58°F
(0.88°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1917
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Mar 2004–Aug 2005
18-Month
56.47°F
(13.59°C)
55.07°F
(12.82°C)
1.40°F
(0.77°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1917
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Sep 2003–Aug 2005
24-Month
53.31°F
(11.84°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
1.29°F
(0.72°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1918
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2017
Sep 2002–Aug 2005
36-Month
53.20°F
(11.78°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
1.20°F
(0.67°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1917
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2018
Sep 2001–Aug 2005
48-Month
53.37°F
(11.87°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
1.37°F
(0.76°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1920
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2018
Sep 2000–Aug 2005
60-Month
53.16°F
(11.76°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
1.17°F
(0.65°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1920
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on December 1, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/