Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Maximum Temperature Rankings, August 1945

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1945
1-Month
85.28°F
(29.60°C)
85.14°F
(29.52°C)
0.14°F
(0.08°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1927
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2011
Ties: 1960
Jul–Aug 1945
2-Month
85.68°F
(29.82°C)
85.91°F
(29.95°C)
-0.23°F
(-0.13°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1928 1992
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 1936
Ties: 1946
Jun–Aug 1945
3-Month
83.20°F
(28.44°C)
84.38°F
(29.10°C)
-1.18°F
(-0.66°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1928 1915
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 1936
May–Aug 1945
4-Month
80.20°F
(26.78°C)
81.53°F
(27.52°C)
-1.33°F
(-0.74°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1915
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 1934
Apr–Aug 1945
5-Month
76.67°F
(24.82°C)
77.92°F
(25.51°C)
-1.25°F
(-0.69°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1907
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 1934
Ties: 1979, 1983
Mar–Aug 1945
6-Month
73.47°F
(23.04°C)
73.76°F
(23.20°C)
-0.29°F
(-0.16°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1912
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2012
Feb–Aug 1945
7-Month
69.52°F
(20.84°C)
69.63°F
(20.91°C)
-0.11°F
(-0.07°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1912
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2012
Jan–Aug 1945
8-Month
65.89°F
(18.83°C)
65.99°F
(18.88°C)
-0.10°F
(-0.05°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1912
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2012
Dec 1944–Aug 1945
9-Month
63.09°F
(17.27°C)
63.42°F
(17.46°C)
-0.33°F
(-0.19°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1979
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2012
Ties: 1971
Nov 1944–Aug 1945
10-Month
61.87°F
(16.59°C)
62.35°F
(16.86°C)
-0.48°F
(-0.27°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1912
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2012
Ties: 1997
Oct 1944–Aug 1945
11-Month
62.55°F
(16.97°C)
62.76°F
(17.09°C)
-0.21°F
(-0.12°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1912
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2012
Sep 1944–Aug 1945
12-Month
63.87°F
(17.71°C)
64.01°F
(17.78°C)
-0.14°F
(-0.07°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1912
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2012
Ties: 1916, 1966
Mar 1944–Aug 1945
18-Month
66.94°F
(19.41°C)
67.25°F
(19.58°C)
-0.31°F
(-0.17°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1929 1899
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2012
Sep 1943–Aug 1945
24-Month
63.93°F
(17.74°C)
64.00°F
(17.78°C)
-0.07°F
(-0.04°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1913
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2017
Ties: 1967
Sep 1942–Aug 1945
36-Month
64.17°F
(17.87°C)
63.98°F
(17.77°C)
0.19°F
(0.10°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1905
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2018
Sep 1941–Aug 1945
48-Month
64.11°F
(17.84°C)
63.96°F
(17.76°C)
0.15°F
(0.08°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1915
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2018
Ties: 1924
Sep 1940–Aug 1945
60-Month
64.09°F
(17.83°C)
63.96°F
(17.76°C)
0.13°F
(0.07°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1907
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 17, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/