Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Maximum Temperature Rankings, August 1952

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1952
1-Month
86.16°F
(30.09°C)
85.14°F
(29.52°C)
1.02°F
(0.57°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1927
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2011
Jul–Aug 1952
2-Month
87.01°F
(30.56°C)
85.91°F
(29.95°C)
1.10°F
(0.61°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1992
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 1936
Jun–Aug 1952
3-Month
86.02°F
(30.01°C)
84.39°F
(29.11°C)
1.63°F
(0.90°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1915
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 1936
May–Aug 1952
4-Month
82.94°F
(28.30°C)
81.53°F
(27.52°C)
1.41°F
(0.78°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1915
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1934
Apr–Aug 1952
5-Month
79.26°F
(26.26°C)
77.92°F
(25.51°C)
1.34°F
(0.75°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1907
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1934
Mar–Aug 1952
6-Month
74.09°F
(23.38°C)
73.77°F
(23.21°C)
0.32°F
(0.17°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1912
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Feb–Aug 1952
7-Month
70.11°F
(21.17°C)
69.64°F
(20.91°C)
0.47°F
(0.26°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1912
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1959
Jan–Aug 1952
8-Month
66.63°F
(19.24°C)
65.99°F
(18.88°C)
0.64°F
(0.36°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1912
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Dec 1951–Aug 1952
9-Month
63.82°F
(17.68°C)
63.41°F
(17.45°C)
0.41°F
(0.23°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1979
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Nov 1951–Aug 1952
10-Month
62.34°F
(16.86°C)
62.35°F
(16.86°C)
-0.01°F
(0.00°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1912
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1896, 1936
Oct 1951–Aug 1952
11-Month
62.67°F
(17.04°C)
62.75°F
(17.08°C)
-0.08°F
(-0.04°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1912
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2012
Ties: 1944
Sep 1951–Aug 1952
12-Month
63.90°F
(17.72°C)
64.01°F
(17.78°C)
-0.11°F
(-0.06°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1912
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2012
Mar 1951–Aug 1952
18-Month
66.89°F
(19.38°C)
67.25°F
(19.58°C)
-0.36°F
(-0.20°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1899
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Sep 1950–Aug 1952
24-Month
63.91°F
(17.73°C)
63.99°F
(17.77°C)
-0.08°F
(-0.04°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1913
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2017
Sep 1949–Aug 1952
36-Month
63.90°F
(17.72°C)
63.98°F
(17.77°C)
-0.08°F
(-0.05°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1905
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2018
Ties: 1978
Sep 1948–Aug 1952
48-Month
63.89°F
(17.72°C)
63.96°F
(17.76°C)
-0.07°F
(-0.04°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1915
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2018
Ties: 1996
Sep 1947–Aug 1952
60-Month
63.89°F
(17.72°C)
63.97°F
(17.76°C)
-0.08°F
(-0.04°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1907
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2020
Ties: 1931

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 19, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/