Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1940
1-Month
79.3°F
(26.3°C)
80.2°F
(26.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1967
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1954, 2007
Ties: 1958, 1985, 2017
Jul–Aug 1940
2-Month
79.0°F
(26.1°C)
80.5°F
(26.9°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1967
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1954
Ties: 1911, 1931, 1989, 2009
Jun–Aug 1940
3-Month
78.3°F
(25.7°C)
79.8°F
(26.6°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
10th Coolest Coolest to Date 1961, 1967
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2010
Ties: 1984
May–Aug 1940
4-Month
75.9°F
(24.4°C)
77.7°F
(25.4°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
5th Coolest Coolest to Date 1976
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2010
Apr–Aug 1940
5-Month
73.1°F
(22.8°C)
74.8°F
(23.8°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
5th Coolest Coolest to Date 1961
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1896
Mar–Aug 1940
6-Month
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
71.6°F
(22.0°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1931
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1926, 1976, 1984, 2014
Feb–Aug 1940
7-Month
66.6°F
(19.2°C)
68.3°F
(20.2°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1947, 1958
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1895, 1912, 1978
Jan–Aug 1940
8-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1940
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Dec 1939–Aug 1940
9-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1940, 1978
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1978
Nov 1939–Aug 1940
10-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1940
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Oct 1939–Aug 1940
11-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1940, 1978
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Ties: 1978
Sep 1939–Aug 1940
12-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
4th Coolest Coolest to Date 1968, 1977
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Ties: 1978, 1984
Mar 1939–Aug 1940
18-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
9th Coolest Coolest to Date 1984
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Sep 1938–Aug 1940
24-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1978
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1966, 1982
Sep 1937–Aug 1940
36-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1970
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2018
Ties: 1900, 1947, 1975, 1993, 2004, 2014
Sep 1936–Aug 1940
48-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1970, 1971
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2019
Ties: 1908, 1913, 1914, 1949, 2005
Sep 1935–Aug 1940
60-Month
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1921 1971
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2019
Ties: 1921, 1943, 1948, 1991, 2004, 2005, 2014

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 11, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/