Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1948
1-Month
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1927
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2016
Ties: 1969, 1999
Jul–Aug 1948
2-Month
69.6°F
(20.9°C)
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1927
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1955
Ties: 1896, 1917, 1930, 1932, 1953, 1961, 2015
Jun–Aug 1948
3-Month
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
68.3°F
(20.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1927
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2005
Ties: 1895, 1914, 1925, 1942, 1969
May–Aug 1948
4-Month
65.5°F
(18.6°C)
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1907
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1991
Ties: 1964
Apr–Aug 1948
5-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1907
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2010
Ties: 1919, 1930, 1943, 1973, 1981, 1994
Mar–Aug 1948
6-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1924
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2012
Ties: 1919, 1922, 2015
Feb–Aug 1948
7-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1907
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2012
Ties: 1913, 1985, 2008
Jan–Aug 1948
8-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1904, 1940
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2012
Ties: 1934, 1947, 1962, 1977, 1992
Dec 1947–Aug 1948
9-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1904
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2012
Ties: 1968, 1981
Nov 1947–Aug 1948
10-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1904
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2012
Ties: 1934, 1981
Oct 1947–Aug 1948
11-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1904
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2012
Ties: 1935, 1946, 1964, 1969, 1997
Sep 1947–Aug 1948
12-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1904
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2012
Ties: 1943, 1944, 1950, 1951, 1969, 1997
Mar 1947–Aug 1948
18-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1918
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2012
Ties: 1971, 1972, 1996
Sep 1946–Aug 1948
24-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1905
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2017
Ties: 1898, 1947, 1952
Sep 1945–Aug 1948
36-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1979
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2018
Ties: 1898, 1901, 1930, 1943, 1952, 1973, 1986
Sep 1944–Aug 1948
48-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1907
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2019
Ties: 1899, 1900, 1938, 1940, 1944, 1947, 1995
Sep 1943–Aug 1948
60-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1908
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2020
Ties: 1900, 1902, 1937, 1945, 1947, 1977, 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/