Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Average Temperature Rankings, August 2020

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 2020
1-Month
71.5°F
(21.9°C)
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1927
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2016
Jul–Aug 2020
2-Month
73.2°F
(22.9°C)
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1927
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1955
Ties: 2016
Jun–Aug 2020
3-Month
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
68.3°F
(20.2°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1927
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2005
Ties: 1949
May–Aug 2020
4-Month
67.4°F
(19.7°C)
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1907
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 1991
Ties: 1898, 1936, 1939, 2015
Apr–Aug 2020
5-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1907
31st Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2010
Ties: 1906, 1918, 1952, 1993
Mar–Aug 2020
6-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1924
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Ties: 1998
Feb–Aug 2020
7-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1907
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Jan–Aug 2020
8-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1904, 1940
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Ties: 1921, 2002
Dec 2019–Aug 2020
9-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
3.3°F
(1.8°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1904
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Nov 2019–Aug 2020
10-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1904
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Oct 2019–Aug 2020
11-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1904
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1921
Sep 2019–Aug 2020
12-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1904
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1932
Mar 2019–Aug 2020
18-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1918
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1991, 2002
Sep 2018–Aug 2020
24-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1905
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Ties: 2018
Sep 2017–Aug 2020
36-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
2.0°F
(1.2°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1979
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2018
Sep 2016–Aug 2020
48-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1907
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2019
Ties: 2013
Sep 2015–Aug 2020
60-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1908
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/