Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, August 1901

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1901
1-Month
60.24°F
(15.69°C)
59.06°F
(15.03°C)
1.18°F
(0.66°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1950
27th Warmest Warmest to Date 1983
Jul–Aug 1901
2-Month
61.40°F
(16.33°C)
59.80°F
(15.44°C)
1.60°F
(0.89°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1950
16th Warmest Warmest to Date 2011
Jun–Aug 1901
3-Month
59.41°F
(15.23°C)
58.41°F
(14.67°C)
1.00°F
(0.56°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1915
25th Warmest Warmest to Date 2021
Ties: 1991
May–Aug 1901
4-Month
56.61°F
(13.67°C)
55.66°F
(13.14°C)
0.95°F
(0.53°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1907
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2018
Apr–Aug 1901
5-Month
52.71°F
(11.51°C)
52.26°F
(11.26°C)
0.45°F
(0.25°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1907
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2012
Ties: 1952, 1969
Mar–Aug 1901
6-Month
48.75°F
(9.31°C)
48.54°F
(9.19°C)
0.21°F
(0.12°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2012
Ties: 1978
Feb–Aug 1901
7-Month
44.57°F
(6.98°C)
44.87°F
(7.15°C)
-0.30°F
(-0.17°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2012
Ties: 1902
Jan–Aug 1901
8-Month
41.64°F
(5.36°C)
41.73°F
(5.41°C)
-0.09°F
(-0.05°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2012
Dec 1900–Aug 1901
9-Month
39.71°F
(4.28°C)
39.61°F
(4.23°C)
0.10°F
(0.05°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2012
Ties: 2008
Nov 1900–Aug 1901
10-Month
38.82°F
(3.79°C)
38.72°F
(3.73°C)
0.10°F
(0.06°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2016
Ties: 1996
Oct 1900–Aug 1901
11-Month
39.36°F
(4.09°C)
38.96°F
(3.87°C)
0.40°F
(0.22°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2016
Sep 1900–Aug 1901
12-Month
40.52°F
(4.73°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
0.48°F
(0.26°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2016
Mar 1900–Aug 1901
18-Month
43.41°F
(6.34°C)
42.88°F
(6.04°C)
0.53°F
(0.30°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1917
38th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Sep 1899–Aug 1901
24-Month
40.54°F
(4.74°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
0.50°F
(0.27°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1918
39th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Sep 1898–Aug 1901
36-Month
39.75°F
(4.31°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
-0.27°F
(-0.15°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1918
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2017
Sep 1897–Aug 1901
48-Month
39.87°F
(4.37°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
-0.14°F
(-0.08°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1918
80th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Ties: 1977
Sep 1896–Aug 1901
60-Month
39.81°F
(4.34°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
-0.19°F
(-0.10°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1920
85th Warmest Warmest to Date 2020
Ties: 1981

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 18, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/