Climate at a Glance

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Rhode Island

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1973
1-Month
72.5°F
(22.5°C)
68.7°F
(20.4°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1903
10th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Ties: 2012
Jul–Aug 1973
2-Month
72.0°F
(22.2°C)
69.5°F
(20.8°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1903
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018
Ties: 1995
Jun–Aug 1973
3-Month
70.7°F
(21.5°C)
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1903
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2010, 2018
May–Aug 1973
4-Month
66.8°F
(19.3°C)
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1907
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018
Apr–Aug 1973
5-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1907
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2010
Ties: 1952, 1955, 1993, 2017
Mar–Aug 1973
6-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1926
6th Warmest Warmest to Date 2010
Ties: 2011, 2018
Feb–Aug 1973
7-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1907
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 2011
Jan–Aug 1973
8-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1907
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Dec 1972–Aug 1973
9-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1904, 1907
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1995, 2019
Nov 1972–Aug 1973
10-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1904
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2012
Oct 1972–Aug 1973
11-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1905
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 2011
Sep 1972–Aug 1973
12-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1905
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2012
Ties: 1951
Mar 1972–Aug 1973
18-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1905
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1937, 1942, 1994, 1996, 2015
Sep 1971–Aug 1973
24-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1905
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2013
Ties: 1932, 1985, 2005
Sep 1970–Aug 1973
36-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1905, 1906
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018
Ties: 1984, 1988, 1989
Sep 1969–Aug 1973
48-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1907
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2019
Ties: 1958
Sep 1968–Aug 1973
60-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1907
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2012, 2013, 2019
Ties: 1934, 1978

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/