Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, August 1968

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1968
1-Month
58.46°F
(14.70°C)
59.06°F
(15.03°C)
-0.60°F
(-0.33°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1950
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 1983
Ties: 1903
Jul–Aug 1968
2-Month
59.21°F
(15.12°C)
59.80°F
(15.44°C)
-0.59°F
(-0.32°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1950
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2011
Jun–Aug 1968
3-Month
58.03°F
(14.46°C)
58.40°F
(14.67°C)
-0.37°F
(-0.21°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1915
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2021
May–Aug 1968
4-Month
54.95°F
(12.75°C)
55.67°F
(13.15°C)
-0.72°F
(-0.40°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1907
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2018
Apr–Aug 1968
5-Month
51.55°F
(10.86°C)
52.25°F
(11.25°C)
-0.70°F
(-0.39°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1907
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2012
Mar–Aug 1968
6-Month
48.15°F
(8.97°C)
48.54°F
(9.19°C)
-0.39°F
(-0.22°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1917
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2012
Feb–Aug 1968
7-Month
44.42°F
(6.90°C)
44.87°F
(7.15°C)
-0.45°F
(-0.25°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1917
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2012
Jan–Aug 1968
8-Month
41.19°F
(5.11°C)
41.73°F
(5.41°C)
-0.54°F
(-0.30°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1917
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Dec 1967–Aug 1968
9-Month
39.10°F
(3.94°C)
39.61°F
(4.23°C)
-0.51°F
(-0.29°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1917
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1956
Nov 1967–Aug 1968
10-Month
38.23°F
(3.46°C)
38.72°F
(3.73°C)
-0.49°F
(-0.27°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1917
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2016
Ties: 1916, 1969
Oct 1967–Aug 1968
11-Month
38.46°F
(3.59°C)
38.96°F
(3.87°C)
-0.50°F
(-0.28°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1917
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2016
Sep 1967–Aug 1968
12-Month
39.51°F
(4.17°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
-0.53°F
(-0.30°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1917
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2016
Ties: 1951
Mar 1967–Aug 1968
18-Month
42.37°F
(5.76°C)
42.87°F
(6.04°C)
-0.50°F
(-0.28°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1917
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2016
Sep 1966–Aug 1968
24-Month
39.66°F
(4.26°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
-0.38°F
(-0.21°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1918
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Sep 1965–Aug 1968
36-Month
39.70°F
(4.28°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
-0.32°F
(-0.18°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1918
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2017
Ties: 1907, 1964
Sep 1964–Aug 1968
48-Month
39.59°F
(4.22°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
-0.41°F
(-0.22°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1918
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2018
Ties: 1965
Sep 1963–Aug 1968
60-Month
39.64°F
(4.24°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
-0.36°F
(-0.20°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1920
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on June 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/