Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1939

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1939
1-Month
71.9°F
(22.2°C)
68.7°F
(20.4°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1903
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2018
Jul–Aug 1939
2-Month
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
69.5°F
(20.8°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1903
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2018
Ties: 1971, 1979
Jun–Aug 1939
3-Month
68.3°F
(20.2°C)
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1903
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2010, 2018
Ties: 1961, 1974
May–Aug 1939
4-Month
65.3°F
(18.5°C)
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1907
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2018
Ties: 1908, 1965
Apr–Aug 1939
5-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1907
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2010
Ties: 1911, 1925, 1948
Mar–Aug 1939
6-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1926
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2010
Feb–Aug 1939
7-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1907
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Ties: 1896, 1919, 1929, 1941, 1943, 1961
Jan–Aug 1939
8-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1907
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Ties: 1908, 1922, 1929, 1946
Dec 1938–Aug 1939
9-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1904, 1907
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Ties: 1910, 1958, 1977, 1996
Nov 1938–Aug 1939
10-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1904
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012
Ties: 1910, 1919, 1925, 1929, 1966, 1969
Oct 1938–Aug 1939
11-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1905
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012
Ties: 1919, 1928
Sep 1938–Aug 1939
12-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1905
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012
Ties: 1898, 1966, 2003
Mar 1938–Aug 1939
18-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1905
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012
Sep 1937–Aug 1939
24-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1905
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2013
Ties: 1914, 1957
Sep 1936–Aug 1939
36-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1905, 1906
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2018
Ties: 1930, 1931, 1934, 1944, 1959, 1960, 1980
Sep 1935–Aug 1939
48-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1907
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2019
Ties: 1935, 1944, 1959, 1961, 1962, 1980
Sep 1934–Aug 1939
60-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1907
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2012, 2013, 2019
Ties: 1936, 1963, 1964, 1969, 1970, 1971

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/