Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, August 2006

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 2006
1-Month
73.40°F
(23.00°C)
72.10°F
(22.28°C)
1.30°F
(0.72°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1927
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2003 1983
Jul–Aug 2006
2-Month
74.90°F
(23.83°C)
72.85°F
(22.69°C)
2.05°F
(1.14°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1992
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 1936
Jun–Aug 2006
3-Month
73.52°F
(23.07°C)
71.40°F
(21.89°C)
2.12°F
(1.18°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1915
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 1936
May–Aug 2006
4-Month
70.71°F
(21.51°C)
68.60°F
(20.33°C)
2.11°F
(1.18°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1907
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2018
Apr–Aug 2006
5-Month
67.62°F
(19.79°C)
65.09°F
(18.38°C)
2.53°F
(1.41°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1907
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2012
Mar–Aug 2006
6-Month
63.45°F
(17.47°C)
61.16°F
(16.20°C)
2.29°F
(1.27°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1917
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2012
Feb–Aug 2006
7-Month
59.36°F
(15.20°C)
57.25°F
(14.03°C)
2.11°F
(1.17°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1917
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Jan–Aug 2006
8-Month
56.81°F
(13.78°C)
53.86°F
(12.14°C)
2.95°F
(1.64°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1912
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Dec 2005–Aug 2006
9-Month
54.13°F
(12.29°C)
51.51°F
(10.84°C)
2.62°F
(1.45°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1917
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Nov 2005–Aug 2006
10-Month
53.22°F
(11.79°C)
50.54°F
(10.30°C)
2.68°F
(1.49°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1912
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Oct 2005–Aug 2006
11-Month
53.42°F
(11.90°C)
50.87°F
(10.48°C)
2.55°F
(1.42°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1912
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Sep 2005–Aug 2006
12-Month
54.58°F
(12.54°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
2.55°F
(1.41°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1917
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Mar 2005–Aug 2006
18-Month
57.04°F
(13.91°C)
55.06°F
(12.81°C)
1.98°F
(1.10°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1917
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Sep 2004–Aug 2006
24-Month
54.09°F
(12.27°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
2.07°F
(1.15°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1918
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Sep 2003–Aug 2006
36-Month
53.73°F
(12.07°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
1.73°F
(0.96°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1917
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2018
Sep 2002–Aug 2006
48-Month
53.54°F
(11.97°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
1.55°F
(0.86°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1920
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2018
Sep 2001–Aug 2006
60-Month
53.61°F
(12.01°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
1.63°F
(0.91°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1920
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2020

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