Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of August 2021. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Great Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1979

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Coolest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Warmest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1979
1-Month
68.0°F
(20.0°C)
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1899
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2020
Ties: 1908, 1911, 1947, 1989
Jul–Aug 1979
2-Month
69.6°F
(20.9°C)
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1912
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1932
Jun–Aug 1979
3-Month
67.8°F
(19.9°C)
68.1°F
(20.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1907
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2021
Ties: 1984, 1999
May–Aug 1979
4-Month
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1907
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2021
Ties: 1933, 1952, 1956, 1971, 1977
Apr–Aug 1979
5-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1975
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2021
Ties: 1900, 1921, 1956
Mar–Aug 1979
6-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1975
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1934, 2007
Ties: 1901, 1915
Feb–Aug 1979
7-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1903
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1934
Ties: 1937, 1971, 1980
Jan–Aug 1979
8-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1917
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1934
Ties: 1945, 1982, 1993
Dec 1978–Aug 1979
9-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1917
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1934
Ties: 1906, 1948, 1973
Nov 1978–Aug 1979
10-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1917
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1934
Ties: 1993
Oct 1978–Aug 1979
11-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1917
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1934
Ties: 1923, 1942, 1993
Sep 1978–Aug 1979
12-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1917
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1934
Mar 1978–Aug 1979
18-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1907, 1908, 1909, 1924, 1944
Sep 1977–Aug 1979
24-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1913
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1968, 1969, 1970, 1999
Sep 1976–Aug 1979
36-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1920, 1954, 1958, 1963, 1969, 1986
Sep 1975–Aug 1979
48-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1913, 1915
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1931, 1934, 1939, 1968, 1971, 1978
Sep 1974–Aug 1979
60-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1904, 1947, 1956

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 22, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/