Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1956
1-Month
72.5°F
(22.5°C)
73.2°F
(22.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1927
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Ties: 1923, 1972
Jul–Aug 1956
2-Month
73.2°F
(22.9°C)
74.2°F
(23.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1927
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2020
Ties: 1895, 1902, 1919, 1923, 1963, 1979, 1981, 2014
Jun–Aug 1956
3-Month
72.3°F
(22.4°C)
73.0°F
(22.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1927
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2010
Ties: 1905, 1976, 2000
May–Aug 1956
4-Month
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1907
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2010
Ties: 1904, 1961, 1963, 1971, 1976
Apr–Aug 1956
5-Month
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1907
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2010
Ties: 1971
Mar–Aug 1956
6-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1907
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2010, 2012
Feb–Aug 1956
7-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1907
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1906, 1961, 1982
Jan–Aug 1956
8-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1904
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1915, 1947, 1966, 1968, 1984
Dec 1955–Aug 1956
9-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1904
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1897, 1915, 1971
Nov 1955–Aug 1956
10-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1904
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1982
Oct 1955–Aug 1956
11-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1904
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Sep 1955–Aug 1956
12-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1904
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1915
Mar 1955–Aug 1956
18-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1918
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1906, 1914, 1935, 1972, 1981, 1996, 2014
Sep 1954–Aug 1956
24-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1905
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1899, 1945, 1946, 1948, 1957, 1958, 1977, 1981
Sep 1953–Aug 1956
36-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1905, 1906
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018
Ties: 1922, 1952, 1957
Sep 1952–Aug 1956
48-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1905, 1907
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2019
Ties: 1950, 1953, 1975, 1990
Sep 1951–Aug 1956
60-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1908
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2020
Ties: 1932, 1934, 1954, 1957, 1976, 1988

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/