Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Maximum Temperature Rankings, August 2004

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 2004
1-Month
82.53°F
(28.07°C)
85.14°F
(29.52°C)
-2.61°F
(-1.45°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1992 1927
124th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2011
Jul–Aug 2004
2-Month
83.90°F
(28.83°C)
85.91°F
(29.95°C)
-2.01°F
(-1.12°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1992 1992
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 2003 1936
Jun–Aug 2004
3-Month
82.72°F
(28.18°C)
84.38°F
(29.10°C)
-1.66°F
(-0.92°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1915
119th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 1936
May–Aug 2004
4-Month
80.64°F
(27.02°C)
81.53°F
(27.52°C)
-0.89°F
(-0.50°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1915
106th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 1934
Apr–Aug 2004
5-Month
77.58°F
(25.32°C)
77.92°F
(25.51°C)
-0.34°F
(-0.19°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1907
88th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 1934
Mar–Aug 2004
6-Month
74.53°F
(23.63°C)
73.77°F
(23.21°C)
0.76°F
(0.42°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1912
36th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2012
Ties: 1933
Feb–Aug 2004
7-Month
70.13°F
(21.18°C)
69.63°F
(20.91°C)
0.50°F
(0.27°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1912
46th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2012
Jan–Aug 2004
8-Month
66.42°F
(19.12°C)
65.99°F
(18.88°C)
0.43°F
(0.24°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1912
48th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2012
Dec 2003–Aug 2004
9-Month
64.09°F
(17.83°C)
63.41°F
(17.45°C)
0.68°F
(0.38°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1979
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2012
Ties: 1943
Nov 2003–Aug 2004
10-Month
62.95°F
(17.19°C)
62.35°F
(16.86°C)
0.60°F
(0.33°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1912
39th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2012
Oct 2003–Aug 2004
11-Month
63.57°F
(17.54°C)
62.76°F
(17.09°C)
0.81°F
(0.45°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1912
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Sep 2003–Aug 2004
12-Month
64.76°F
(18.20°C)
64.01°F
(17.78°C)
0.75°F
(0.42°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1912
30th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Mar 2003–Aug 2004
18-Month
68.12°F
(20.07°C)
67.25°F
(19.58°C)
0.87°F
(0.49°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1899
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Sep 2002–Aug 2004
24-Month
64.69°F
(18.16°C)
64.00°F
(17.78°C)
0.69°F
(0.38°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1913
31st Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2017
Sep 2001–Aug 2004
36-Month
65.18°F
(18.43°C)
63.98°F
(17.77°C)
1.20°F
(0.66°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1905
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2018
Sep 2000–Aug 2004
48-Month
64.90°F
(18.28°C)
63.96°F
(17.76°C)
0.94°F
(0.52°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1915
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2018
Sep 1999–Aug 2004
60-Month
65.36°F
(18.53°C)
63.96°F
(17.76°C)
1.40°F
(0.77°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1907
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2020
Ties: 2009

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 28, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/