Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1970
1-Month
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1927
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2016
Ties: 2011
Jul–Aug 1970
2-Month
69.8°F
(21.0°C)
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1927
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 1955
Ties: 2001
Jun–Aug 1970
3-Month
68.3°F
(20.2°C)
68.3°F
(20.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1927
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2005
Ties: 1913, 1916, 1928, 1941, 1957
May–Aug 1970
4-Month
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1907
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1991
Ties: 1908, 1919, 2004
Apr–Aug 1970
5-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1907
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2010
Ties: 1931, 1936, 1969
Mar–Aug 1970
6-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1924
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1902, 1954, 1962
Feb–Aug 1970
7-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1907
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1962, 1966, 1974, 1989, 1994, 2003, 2007
Jan–Aug 1970
8-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1904, 1940
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1914, 1965, 1972, 1994
Dec 1969–Aug 1970
9-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1904
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1918
Nov 1969–Aug 1970
10-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1904
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1956, 1977, 1982, 1996
Oct 1969–Aug 1970
11-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1904
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Sep 1969–Aug 1970
12-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1904
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1961
Mar 1969–Aug 1970
18-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1918
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1912, 1920
Sep 1968–Aug 1970
24-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1905
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 1912, 1917, 1924, 1925
Sep 1967–Aug 1970
36-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1979
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2018
Ties: 1980
Sep 1966–Aug 1970
48-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1907
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2019
Ties: 1908, 1928, 1963, 1981
Sep 1965–Aug 1970
60-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1908
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2020
Ties: 1964, 1971, 1979, 1980

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/