Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

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
80.2°F
(26.8°C)
80.2°F
(26.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1967
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1954, 2007
Ties: 1895, 1897, 1898, 1933, 1955, 1972
Jul–Aug 1978
2-Month
81.0°F
(27.2°C)
80.5°F
(26.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1967
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1954
Ties: 1900, 1914, 1986, 2018
Jun–Aug 1978
3-Month
80.2°F
(26.8°C)
79.8°F
(26.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1961, 1967
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2010
Ties: 1935, 1939, 2005, 2019
May–Aug 1978
4-Month
77.9°F
(25.5°C)
77.6°F
(25.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2010
Ties: 1909, 1927, 1939
Apr–Aug 1978
5-Month
75.3°F
(24.1°C)
74.8°F
(23.8°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1961
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1896
Ties: 1897, 1915, 1921, 1957, 1995, 2002
Mar–Aug 1978
6-Month
71.3°F
(21.8°C)
71.6°F
(22.0°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1931
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1903, 1904, 1913, 1973
Feb–Aug 1978
7-Month
66.6°F
(19.2°C)
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1947, 1958
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1895, 1912, 1940
Jan–Aug 1978
8-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
65.5°F
(18.6°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.5°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Dec 1977–Aug 1978
9-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940, 1978
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1940
Nov 1977–Aug 1978
10-Month
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1932
Oct 1977–Aug 1978
11-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940, 1978
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1932
Ties: 1940
Sep 1977–Aug 1978
12-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1968, 1977
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1932
Ties: 1940, 1984
Mar 1977–Aug 1978
18-Month
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1984
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2017
Ties: 1924, 1959, 1973
Sep 1976–Aug 1978
24-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Sep 1975–Aug 1978
36-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1970
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1979
Sep 1974–Aug 1978
48-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970, 1971
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1961
Sep 1973–Aug 1978
60-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1971
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2020
Ties: 1964, 1973

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/