Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1978
1-Month
76.1°F
(24.5°C)
73.2°F
(22.9°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1927
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2016
Ties: 2003
Jul–Aug 1978
2-Month
74.6°F
(23.7°C)
74.2°F
(23.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1927
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016, 2020
Ties: 1899, 1906, 1926, 1953, 1975, 1986, 1990
Jun–Aug 1978
3-Month
73.2°F
(22.9°C)
73.0°F
(22.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1927
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2010
Ties: 1896, 1923, 1984
May–Aug 1978
4-Month
70.0°F
(21.1°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1907
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2010
Ties: 1913, 1916, 1919, 1925, 1948
Apr–Aug 1978
5-Month
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1907
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2010
Ties: 1964, 1965, 1984
Mar–Aug 1978
6-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1907
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2010, 2012
Ties: 1961, 1965, 1996
Feb–Aug 1978
7-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1907
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jan–Aug 1978
8-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1904
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Dec 1977–Aug 1978
9-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1904
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1907, 1940
Nov 1977–Aug 1978
10-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1904
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1963
Oct 1977–Aug 1978
11-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1904
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1902, 1912, 1926
Sep 1977–Aug 1978
12-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1904
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1907, 1912
Mar 1977–Aug 1978
18-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1896, 1929, 1934, 1958, 1964, 1965, 1971
Sep 1976–Aug 1978
24-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1905
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Sep 1975–Aug 1978
36-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905, 1906
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1941, 1967, 1971
Sep 1974–Aug 1978
48-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905, 1907
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1903, 1915, 1941
Sep 1973–Aug 1978
60-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1908
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2020
Ties: 1901, 1931, 1941, 1944, 1960, 1973

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 17, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/