Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Maximum Temperature Rankings, August 1946

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1946
1-Month
84.20°F
(29.00°C)
85.14°F
(29.52°C)
-0.94°F
(-0.52°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1927
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2011
Jul–Aug 1946
2-Month
85.68°F
(29.82°C)
85.91°F
(29.95°C)
-0.23°F
(-0.13°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1992
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 1936
Ties: 1945
Jun–Aug 1946
3-Month
84.31°F
(29.06°C)
84.38°F
(29.10°C)
-0.07°F
(-0.04°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1915
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1944 1936
Ties: 1971
May–Aug 1946
4-Month
81.05°F
(27.25°C)
81.53°F
(27.52°C)
-0.48°F
(-0.27°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1915
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1944 1934
Apr–Aug 1946
5-Month
78.45°F
(25.81°C)
77.92°F
(25.51°C)
0.53°F
(0.30°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1907
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 1934
Ties: 1956
Mar–Aug 1946
6-Month
75.18°F
(23.99°C)
73.76°F
(23.20°C)
1.42°F
(0.79°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1912
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Feb–Aug 1946
7-Month
71.19°F
(21.77°C)
69.63°F
(20.91°C)
1.56°F
(0.86°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1912
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2012
Jan–Aug 1946
8-Month
67.54°F
(19.74°C)
65.99°F
(18.88°C)
1.55°F
(0.86°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1912
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2012
Ties: 2007
Dec 1945–Aug 1946
9-Month
64.35°F
(17.97°C)
63.42°F
(17.46°C)
0.93°F
(0.51°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1979
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Nov 1945–Aug 1946
10-Month
63.24°F
(17.36°C)
62.35°F
(16.86°C)
0.89°F
(0.50°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1912
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Oct 1945–Aug 1946
11-Month
63.60°F
(17.56°C)
62.76°F
(17.09°C)
0.84°F
(0.47°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1912
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Sep 1945–Aug 1946
12-Month
64.79°F
(18.22°C)
64.01°F
(17.78°C)
0.78°F
(0.44°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1912
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Mar 1945–Aug 1946
18-Month
67.69°F
(19.83°C)
67.26°F
(19.59°C)
0.43°F
(0.24°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1899
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2012
Sep 1944–Aug 1946
24-Month
64.33°F
(17.96°C)
64.00°F
(17.78°C)
0.33°F
(0.18°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1913
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2017
Ties: 1995
Sep 1943–Aug 1946
36-Month
64.21°F
(17.89°C)
63.97°F
(17.76°C)
0.24°F
(0.13°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1905
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2018
Ties: 1943
Sep 1942–Aug 1946
48-Month
64.32°F
(17.96°C)
63.97°F
(17.76°C)
0.35°F
(0.20°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1915
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2018
Sep 1941–Aug 1946
60-Month
64.25°F
(17.92°C)
63.96°F
(17.76°C)
0.29°F
(0.16°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1907
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 4, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/