Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, August 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1953
1-Month
58.62°F
(14.79°C)
59.06°F
(15.03°C)
-0.44°F
(-0.24°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1950
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1952 1983
Jul–Aug 1953
2-Month
59.74°F
(15.41°C)
59.79°F
(15.44°C)
-0.05°F
(-0.03°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1950
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2011
Ties: 1978
Jun–Aug 1953
3-Month
58.82°F
(14.90°C)
58.40°F
(14.67°C)
0.42°F
(0.23°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1915
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2021
Ties: 1932
May–Aug 1953
4-Month
55.86°F
(13.26°C)
55.66°F
(13.14°C)
0.20°F
(0.12°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1907
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2018
Apr–Aug 1953
5-Month
52.04°F
(11.13°C)
52.25°F
(11.25°C)
-0.21°F
(-0.12°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1907
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2012
Ties: 1956
Mar–Aug 1953
6-Month
48.73°F
(9.29°C)
48.55°F
(9.19°C)
0.18°F
(0.10°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1919
Feb–Aug 1953
7-Month
45.27°F
(7.37°C)
44.87°F
(7.15°C)
0.40°F
(0.22°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Jan–Aug 1953
8-Month
42.86°F
(6.03°C)
41.73°F
(5.41°C)
1.13°F
(0.62°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Dec 1952–Aug 1953
9-Month
40.78°F
(4.88°C)
39.61°F
(4.23°C)
1.17°F
(0.65°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Nov 1952–Aug 1953
10-Month
39.54°F
(4.19°C)
38.72°F
(3.73°C)
0.82°F
(0.46°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2016
Oct 1952–Aug 1953
11-Month
39.33°F
(4.07°C)
38.97°F
(3.87°C)
0.36°F
(0.20°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2016
Ties: 1927, 1958
Sep 1952–Aug 1953
12-Month
40.33°F
(4.63°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
0.29°F
(0.16°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2016
Ties: 1939
Mar 1952–Aug 1953
18-Month
43.04°F
(6.13°C)
42.88°F
(6.04°C)
0.16°F
(0.09°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2016
Sep 1951–Aug 1953
24-Month
40.09°F
(4.49°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
0.05°F
(0.02°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1936, 1994
Sep 1950–Aug 1953
36-Month
39.89°F
(4.38°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
-0.13°F
(-0.08°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2017
Ties: 1973
Sep 1949–Aug 1953
48-Month
39.72°F
(4.29°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
-0.29°F
(-0.16°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2018
Ties: 1902, 1963
Sep 1948–Aug 1953
60-Month
39.71°F
(4.28°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
-0.29°F
(-0.16°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1920
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2020
Ties: 1965

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