Climate at a Glance

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Great Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1978
1-Month
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1899
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2020
Ties: 1951, 2014
Jul–Aug 1978
2-Month
69.8°F
(21.0°C)
70.5°F
(21.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1912
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1895, 1909, 1924, 1949, 1957, 1963, 1974
Jun–Aug 1978
3-Month
67.5°F
(19.7°C)
68.0°F
(20.0°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1907
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2021
Ties: 1903, 1905, 1932, 1951, 1952, 1956
May–Aug 1978
4-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1907
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2021
Ties: 1948, 1968
Apr–Aug 1978
5-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1975
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2021
Ties: 1903, 1905, 1906, 1991, 2010
Mar–Aug 1978
6-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1975
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 1934, 2007
Ties: 1924, 1949, 1956, 1958
Feb–Aug 1978
7-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1903
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 1934
Jan–Aug 1978
8-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1934
Ties: 1910
Dec 1977–Aug 1978
9-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1934
Ties: 1990, 2005
Nov 1977–Aug 1978
10-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1934
Ties: 1961, 1997
Oct 1977–Aug 1978
11-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1934
Ties: 2002, 2009
Sep 1977–Aug 1978
12-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1934
Ties: 1954
Mar 1977–Aug 1978
18-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2015
Ties: 1911, 1938, 1987
Sep 1976–Aug 1978
24-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1913
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2016
Ties: 1919, 1927, 1936, 1961
Sep 1975–Aug 1978
36-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2017
Ties: 1927, 1959, 1981, 1991, 2010, 2011
Sep 1974–Aug 1978
48-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1913, 1915
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2018
Ties: 1931, 1934, 1939, 1968, 1971, 1979
Sep 1973–Aug 1978
60-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2018
Ties: 1931, 1934, 1944, 1980, 1983, 1985

Citing This Page

  • 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/