Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Minimum Temperature Rankings, August 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1972
1-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1927
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016, 2018
Ties: 1932, 1986
Jul–Aug 1972
2-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1909, 1946
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2020
Ties: 1910, 1933, 1966, 1974, 2008
Jun–Aug 1972
3-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1927
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2020
Ties: 1957, 1967, 1974, 1976
May–Aug 1972
4-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1907
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2018
Ties: 1951, 1961, 1974
Apr–Aug 1972
5-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1907
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2019
Ties: 1940, 1992
Mar–Aug 1972
6-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1907
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1909, 1914, 1916, 1923, 1965, 1966
Feb–Aug 1972
7-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1907
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1902, 1916, 1917
Jan–Aug 1972
8-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1956, 1964, 1977
Dec 1971–Aug 1972
9-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1908, 1931, 1980
Nov 1971–Aug 1972
10-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1901, 1906, 1954, 2015
Oct 1971–Aug 1972
11-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1913, 1933, 1955, 1993
Sep 1971–Aug 1972
12-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1937, 1973, 1983
Mar 1971–Aug 1972
18-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1899, 1906, 1909, 1923, 1946, 1993, 2014
Sep 1970–Aug 1972
24-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2020
Ties: 1914, 1921, 1923, 1939, 1954, 1955, 1996
Sep 1969–Aug 1972
36-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1906
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2019, 2020
Ties: 1903, 1914, 1915, 1930, 1931, 1935, 1956, 1958, 1960
Sep 1968–Aug 1972
48-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2020
Ties: 1914, 1925, 1944
Sep 1967–Aug 1972
60-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1906, 1908, 1967
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2020
Ties: 1910, 1917, 1944, 1979, 1980

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2021, retrieved on August 5, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/