Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1959
1-Month
71.9°F
(22.2°C)
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
3.5°F
(2.0°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1927
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Ties: 1918, 1988
Jul–Aug 1959
2-Month
71.5°F
(21.9°C)
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1927
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1955
Ties: 1916
Jun–Aug 1959
3-Month
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
68.3°F
(20.2°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1927
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2005
Ties: 1937, 1944, 1973, 1999
May–Aug 1959
4-Month
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1907
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1991
Apr–Aug 1959
5-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1907
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2010
Ties: 2019
Mar–Aug 1959
6-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1924
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1918, 1938, 1995, 2006
Feb–Aug 1959
7-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1907
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1976
Jan–Aug 1959
8-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1904, 1940
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 2008
Dec 1958–Aug 1959
9-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1904
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1945, 1966
Nov 1958–Aug 1959
10-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1904
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1908, 1925, 1935, 1946, 1951, 1992, 2001
Oct 1958–Aug 1959
11-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1904
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1911, 1925, 1943, 1962, 2009
Sep 1958–Aug 1959
12-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1904
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1945, 1966, 1989
Mar 1958–Aug 1959
18-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1918
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2012
Ties: 1958, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1981, 1993, 2014, 2015
Sep 1957–Aug 1959
24-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1905
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 1907, 1916, 1919, 1965, 1967, 1969, 1977, 1997
Sep 1956–Aug 1959
36-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1979
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2018
Ties: 1902, 1914, 1940
Sep 1955–Aug 1959
48-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1929 1907
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2019
Ties: 1912, 1915, 1972, 1984
Sep 1954–Aug 1959
60-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1908
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2020
Ties: 1903, 1938, 1941, 1943

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/