Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

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
79.2°F
(26.2°C)
80.2°F
(26.8°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1967
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1954, 2007
Ties: 1942, 1975, 1991
Jul–Aug 1979
2-Month
79.8°F
(26.6°C)
80.5°F
(26.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1967
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1954
Ties: 1915, 1958, 1964, 2008
Jun–Aug 1979
3-Month
78.7°F
(25.9°C)
79.8°F
(26.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1961, 1967
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2010
Ties: 1966, 1970, 1975
May–Aug 1979
4-Month
76.4°F
(24.7°C)
77.6°F
(25.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2010
Ties: 1910, 1923
Apr–Aug 1979
5-Month
74.0°F
(23.3°C)
74.8°F
(23.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1961
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1896
Mar–Aug 1979
6-Month
71.0°F
(21.7°C)
71.6°F
(22.0°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1931
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Ties: 1924, 1928
Feb–Aug 1979
7-Month
67.1°F
(19.5°C)
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1947, 1958
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1923, 1989, 1993
Jan–Aug 1979
8-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1940
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1912
Dec 1978–Aug 1979
9-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1940, 1978
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1958, 1961, 2014
Nov 1978–Aug 1979
10-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1940
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1932
Ties: 1926, 1973, 1996
Oct 1978–Aug 1979
11-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1940, 1978
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1932
Ties: 1899, 1915
Sep 1978–Aug 1979
12-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1968, 1977
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1932
Ties: 1964, 1988
Mar 1978–Aug 1979
18-Month
65.5°F
(18.6°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1984
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1915, 1931, 1967, 1980
Sep 1977–Aug 1979
24-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1968, 1971, 1984
Sep 1976–Aug 1979
36-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1970
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1978
Sep 1975–Aug 1979
48-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970, 1971
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Ties: 1980
Sep 1974–Aug 1979
60-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1971
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2020
Ties: 1981

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/