Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Average Temperature Rankings, August 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 2016
1-Month
73.4°F
(23.0°C)
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
5.0°F
(2.8°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1927
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Jul–Aug 2016
2-Month
73.2°F
(22.9°C)
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1927
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1955
Ties: 2020
Jun–Aug 2016
3-Month
71.3°F
(21.8°C)
68.3°F
(20.2°C)
3.0°F
(1.6°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1927
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2005 2005
May–Aug 2016
4-Month
67.8°F
(19.9°C)
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1907
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 1991
Ties: 1900, 1955
Apr–Aug 2016
5-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1907
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2010
Ties: 1900, 1944, 2005, 2015
Mar–Aug 2016
6-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1924
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Feb–Aug 2016
7-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1907
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Jan–Aug 2016
8-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1904, 1940
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Dec 2015–Aug 2016
9-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1904
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Nov 2015–Aug 2016
10-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
4.0°F
(2.2°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1904
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Oct 2015–Aug 2016
11-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
3.7°F
(2.0°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1904
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Ties: 2002
Sep 2015–Aug 2016
12-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
3.8°F
(2.2°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1904
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Mar 2015–Aug 2016
18-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
2.8°F
(1.5°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Sep 2014–Aug 2016
24-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1905
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2017
Ties: 2007
Sep 2013–Aug 2016
36-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1979
30th Warmest Warmest since: 2014 2018
Ties: 1987, 1988
Sep 2012–Aug 2016
48-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 2006 1907
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2019
Ties: 1932, 1935, 1992, 1993, 2006
Sep 2011–Aug 2016
60-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1908
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2020

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