Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Maximum Temperature Rankings, August 1917

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1917
1-Month
84.49°F
(29.16°C)
85.14°F
(29.52°C)
-0.65°F
(-0.36°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1927
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2011
Ties: 1897, 1910
Jul–Aug 1917
2-Month
86.24°F
(30.13°C)
85.90°F
(29.94°C)
0.34°F
(0.19°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1916 1992
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1913 1936
Jun–Aug 1917
3-Month
84.42°F
(29.12°C)
84.38°F
(29.10°C)
0.04°F
(0.02°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1916 1915
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 1936
May–Aug 1917
4-Month
80.13°F
(26.74°C)
81.53°F
(27.52°C)
-1.40°F
(-0.78°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1915
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 1934
Apr–Aug 1917
5-Month
76.19°F
(24.55°C)
77.91°F
(25.51°C)
-1.72°F
(-0.96°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1907 1907
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 1934
Mar–Aug 1917
6-Month
71.84°F
(22.13°C)
73.77°F
(23.21°C)
-1.93°F
(-1.08°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1912
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2012
Feb–Aug 1917
7-Month
67.56°F
(19.76°C)
69.63°F
(20.91°C)
-2.07°F
(-1.15°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1912
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2012
Jan–Aug 1917
8-Month
63.99°F
(17.77°C)
65.99°F
(18.88°C)
-2.00°F
(-1.11°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1912
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2012
Dec 1916–Aug 1917
9-Month
61.31°F
(16.28°C)
63.42°F
(17.46°C)
-2.11°F
(-1.18°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1979
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2012
Ties: 1899
Nov 1916–Aug 1917
10-Month
60.44°F
(15.80°C)
62.35°F
(16.86°C)
-1.91°F
(-1.06°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1912
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2012
Oct 1916–Aug 1917
11-Month
60.84°F
(16.02°C)
62.75°F
(17.08°C)
-1.91°F
(-1.06°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1912
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2012
Sep 1916–Aug 1917
12-Month
62.19°F
(16.77°C)
64.01°F
(17.78°C)
-1.82°F
(-1.01°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1912
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2012
Mar 1916–Aug 1917
18-Month
65.92°F
(18.84°C)
67.25°F
(19.58°C)
-1.33°F
(-0.74°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1899
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2012
Sep 1915–Aug 1917
24-Month
63.03°F
(17.24°C)
64.00°F
(17.78°C)
-0.97°F
(-0.54°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1913 1913
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2017
Sep 1914–Aug 1917
36-Month
62.83°F
(17.13°C)
63.98°F
(17.77°C)
-1.15°F
(-0.64°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1905 1905
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2018
Sep 1913–Aug 1917
48-Month
63.10°F
(17.28°C)
63.97°F
(17.76°C)
-0.87°F
(-0.48°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1915
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2018
Sep 1912–Aug 1917
60-Month
63.18°F
(17.32°C)
63.97°F
(17.76°C)
-0.79°F
(-0.44°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1916 1907
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 29, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/