Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, August 2009

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 2009
1-Month
71.89°F
(22.16°C)
72.10°F
(22.28°C)
-0.21°F
(-0.12°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1927
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 2008 1983
Ties: 1951, 1993
Jul–Aug 2009
2-Month
72.26°F
(22.37°C)
72.86°F
(22.70°C)
-0.60°F
(-0.33°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1992
100th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 1936
Jun–Aug 2009
3-Month
71.02°F
(21.68°C)
71.40°F
(21.89°C)
-0.38°F
(-0.21°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1915
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 2008 1936, 2021
May–Aug 2009
4-Month
68.68°F
(20.38°C)
68.60°F
(20.33°C)
0.08°F
(0.05°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1907
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2018
Ties: 1913
Apr–Aug 2009
5-Month
65.13°F
(18.41°C)
65.10°F
(18.39°C)
0.03°F
(0.02°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1907
77th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2012
Mar–Aug 2009
6-Month
61.42°F
(16.34°C)
61.16°F
(16.20°C)
0.26°F
(0.14°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1917
54th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Ties: 1954
Feb–Aug 2009
7-Month
57.90°F
(14.39°C)
57.26°F
(14.03°C)
0.64°F
(0.36°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1917
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Jan–Aug 2009
8-Month
54.54°F
(12.52°C)
53.86°F
(12.14°C)
0.68°F
(0.38°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1912
36th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Dec 2008–Aug 2009
9-Month
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
51.51°F
(10.84°C)
0.51°F
(0.28°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1917
45th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Nov 2008–Aug 2009
10-Month
51.21°F
(10.67°C)
50.54°F
(10.30°C)
0.67°F
(0.37°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1912
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Ties: 1932
Oct 2008–Aug 2009
11-Month
51.46°F
(10.81°C)
50.86°F
(10.48°C)
0.60°F
(0.33°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1912
39th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2012
Sep 2008–Aug 2009
12-Month
52.61°F
(11.45°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
0.58°F
(0.32°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2012
Mar 2008–Aug 2009
18-Month
55.49°F
(13.05°C)
55.06°F
(12.81°C)
0.43°F
(0.24°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
45th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2017
Sep 2007–Aug 2009
24-Month
52.67°F
(11.48°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
0.66°F
(0.36°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1918
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2017
Sep 2006–Aug 2009
36-Month
52.90°F
(11.61°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
0.89°F
(0.49°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1917
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2018
Sep 2005–Aug 2009
48-Month
53.32°F
(11.84°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
1.33°F
(0.73°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1920
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2018
Ties: 2014
Sep 2004–Aug 2009
60-Month
53.37°F
(11.87°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
1.39°F
(0.77°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1920
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2020
Ties: 2015

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 18, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/