Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1987
1-Month
68.2°F
(20.1°C)
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1927
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2016
Ties: 1930, 1990
Jul–Aug 1987
2-Month
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1927
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 1955
Ties: 1906, 1947, 1973
Jun–Aug 1987
3-Month
69.8°F
(21.0°C)
68.3°F
(20.2°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1927
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2005
May–Aug 1987
4-Month
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1907
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1991
Ties: 1933, 1988
Apr–Aug 1987
5-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1907
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2010
Ties: 1998, 1999, 2018
Mar–Aug 1987
6-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1924
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Feb–Aug 1987
7-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1907
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1999, 2006
Jan–Aug 1987
8-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1904, 1940
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Ties: 1973, 2018
Dec 1986–Aug 1987
9-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1904
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2012
Nov 1986–Aug 1987
10-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1904
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2012
Ties: 1942, 1957
Oct 1986–Aug 1987
11-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1904
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2012
Ties: 1954, 1957, 1976
Sep 1986–Aug 1987
12-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.7°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1904
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2012
Ties: 1954, 2011
Mar 1986–Aug 1987
18-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1918
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2012
Ties: 1937, 1939, 1954, 1974, 1995
Sep 1985–Aug 1987
24-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1905
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Sep 1984–Aug 1987
36-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1979
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018
Ties: 1988, 2016
Sep 1983–Aug 1987
48-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1907
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2019
Ties: 1901, 1924
Sep 1982–Aug 1987
60-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1908
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2020
Ties: 1950, 1952, 1954, 1956, 1957

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 29, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/