Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Maximum Temperature Rankings, August 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1983
1-Month
87.96°F
(31.09°C)
85.14°F
(29.52°C)
2.82°F
(1.57°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1927
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2011
Jul–Aug 1983
2-Month
87.46°F
(30.81°C)
85.90°F
(29.94°C)
1.56°F
(0.87°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1992
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1936
Ties: 2007
Jun–Aug 1983
3-Month
84.86°F
(29.37°C)
84.39°F
(29.11°C)
0.47°F
(0.26°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1915
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1936
May–Aug 1983
4-Month
81.28°F
(27.38°C)
81.53°F
(27.52°C)
-0.25°F
(-0.14°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1915
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1934
Ties: 1951
Apr–Aug 1983
5-Month
76.67°F
(24.82°C)
77.92°F
(25.51°C)
-1.25°F
(-0.69°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1907
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 1934
Ties: 1945, 1979
Mar–Aug 1983
6-Month
72.56°F
(22.53°C)
73.77°F
(23.21°C)
-1.21°F
(-0.68°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1912
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2012
Feb–Aug 1983
7-Month
68.84°F
(20.47°C)
69.63°F
(20.91°C)
-0.79°F
(-0.44°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1912
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Jan–Aug 1983
8-Month
65.53°F
(18.63°C)
65.99°F
(18.88°C)
-0.46°F
(-0.25°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1912
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Dec 1982–Aug 1983
9-Month
63.25°F
(17.36°C)
63.41°F
(17.45°C)
-0.16°F
(-0.09°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1979
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Ties: 1997
Nov 1982–Aug 1983
10-Month
62.05°F
(16.69°C)
62.35°F
(16.86°C)
-0.30°F
(-0.17°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1912
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Oct 1982–Aug 1983
11-Month
62.35°F
(16.86°C)
62.76°F
(17.09°C)
-0.41°F
(-0.23°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1912
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Sep 1982–Aug 1983
12-Month
63.49°F
(17.49°C)
64.01°F
(17.78°C)
-0.52°F
(-0.29°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1912
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Mar 1982–Aug 1983
18-Month
66.53°F
(19.18°C)
67.26°F
(19.59°C)
-0.73°F
(-0.41°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1899
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2012
Ties: 1906
Sep 1981–Aug 1983
24-Month
63.32°F
(17.40°C)
63.99°F
(17.77°C)
-0.67°F
(-0.37°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1913
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2017
Sep 1980–Aug 1983
36-Month
63.99°F
(17.77°C)
63.98°F
(17.77°C)
0.01°F
(0.00°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1905
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2018
Ties: 1931
Sep 1979–Aug 1983
48-Month
64.14°F
(17.86°C)
63.97°F
(17.76°C)
0.17°F
(0.10°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1915
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2018
Sep 1978–Aug 1983
60-Month
63.73°F
(17.63°C)
63.96°F
(17.76°C)
-0.23°F
(-0.13°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1907
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2020
Ties: 1910

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 21, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/