Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1979
1-Month
73.3°F
(22.9°C)
73.2°F
(22.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1927
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Jul–Aug 1979
2-Month
73.2°F
(22.9°C)
74.1°F
(23.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1927
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2020
Ties: 1895, 1902, 1919, 1923, 1956, 1963, 1981, 2014
Jun–Aug 1979
3-Month
71.4°F
(21.9°C)
73.0°F
(22.8°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1927
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2010
Ties: 1904, 1972, 1992
May–Aug 1979
4-Month
69.2°F
(20.7°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1907
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2010
Ties: 1909, 1912, 1929, 1974, 1997
Apr–Aug 1979
5-Month
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1907
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2010
Ties: 1928, 1935
Mar–Aug 1979
6-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1907
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2010, 2012
Ties: 1903, 1923, 1970, 2014
Feb–Aug 1979
7-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1907
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1916, 1940
Jan–Aug 1979
8-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1924, 1958
Dec 1978–Aug 1979
9-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1958
Nov 1978–Aug 1979
10-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1948, 1971, 1977
Oct 1978–Aug 1979
11-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1899, 1924, 1934, 1936, 1967, 1968, 1996
Sep 1978–Aug 1979
12-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1897, 1996
Mar 1978–Aug 1979
18-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Ties: 1967, 1970
Sep 1977–Aug 1979
24-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1905
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1906, 1919, 1964, 1968
Sep 1976–Aug 1979
36-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1905, 1906
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1907, 1919, 1920
Sep 1975–Aug 1979
48-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905, 1907
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Ties: 1902, 1909, 1926, 1928, 1929, 1967, 1981, 1982
Sep 1974–Aug 1979
60-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1908
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2020
Ties: 1903, 1916, 1929, 1963, 1972

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/