Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Great Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1972
1-Month
69.1°F
(20.6°C)
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1899
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2020
Ties: 1930, 2004
Jul–Aug 1972
2-Month
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1912
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2018
Ties: 1910, 1922, 1926, 1930, 1935, 1952, 1973
Jun–Aug 1972
3-Month
68.9°F
(20.5°C)
68.1°F
(20.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1907
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2021
Ties: 1935, 1958, 2010
May–Aug 1972
4-Month
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1907
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2021
Ties: 1973
Apr–Aug 1972
5-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1975
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2021
Ties: 1974, 1997, 2008
Mar–Aug 1972
6-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1975
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1934, 2007
Ties: 1939, 1960
Feb–Aug 1972
7-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1903
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 1934
Ties: 1936, 2006
Jan–Aug 1972
8-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1934
Ties: 2002
Dec 1971–Aug 1972
9-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1934
Ties: 1921, 1947
Nov 1971–Aug 1972
10-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1934
Ties: 1914, 1947
Oct 1971–Aug 1972
11-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1934
Ties: 1905, 1968, 1969, 1999
Sep 1971–Aug 1972
12-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1934
Ties: 1910, 1925, 1947, 1950, 1976, 1995, 2010
Mar 1971–Aug 1972
18-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1910, 1914, 1916, 1920, 1921, 1922
Sep 1970–Aug 1972
24-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1913
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2016
Ties: 1900, 1922, 1937, 1938, 1946, 1985
Sep 1969–Aug 1972
36-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1917
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2017
Ties: 1921, 1931, 1943, 1952
Sep 1968–Aug 1972
48-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1913, 1915
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2018
Ties: 1926, 1953, 1957, 1964
Sep 1967–Aug 1972
60-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1917
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2018
Ties: 1922, 1955, 1964, 1987

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 20, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/