Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1940
1-Month
71.1°F
(21.7°C)
73.2°F
(22.9°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1927
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Ties: 1902, 1908, 1909, 1912
Jul–Aug 1940
2-Month
72.9°F
(22.7°C)
74.1°F
(23.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1929 1927
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2020
Ties: 1915, 1920, 1971
Jun–Aug 1940
3-Month
72.4°F
(22.4°C)
73.0°F
(22.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1929 1927
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2010
Ties: 1908, 1985
May–Aug 1940
4-Month
69.7°F
(20.9°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1929 1907
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2010
Ties: 1954, 1960, 1996
Apr–Aug 1940
5-Month
65.3°F
(18.5°C)
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1907
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2010
Ties: 1897, 1946
Mar–Aug 1940
6-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.2°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1907
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2010, 2012
Ties: 1950
Feb–Aug 1940
7-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1907
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1916, 1979
Jan–Aug 1940
8-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1904 1904
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Dec 1939–Aug 1940
9-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1904
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1907, 1978
Nov 1939–Aug 1940
10-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1904
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1920
Oct 1939–Aug 1940
11-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1904
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Sep 1939–Aug 1940
12-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1904
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Mar 1939–Aug 1940
18-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1918
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1912, 1916, 1920
Sep 1938–Aug 1940
24-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1905
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1897, 1928, 1965
Sep 1937–Aug 1940
36-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1905, 1906
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2018
Ties: 1899, 1925, 1958, 1961, 1962, 1981, 1984
Sep 1936–Aug 1940
48-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1905, 1907
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2019
Ties: 1925, 1942, 1948, 1958
Sep 1935–Aug 1940
60-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1908
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2020
Ties: 1900, 1922, 1938, 1961, 1984

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 2, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/