Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of October 2019. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Rhode Island

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1979

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Coolest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Warmest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1979
1-Month
69.2°F
(20.7°C)
68.7°F
(20.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1903
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1916, 1966, 1985
Jul–Aug 1979
2-Month
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1903
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1939, 1971
Jun–Aug 1979
3-Month
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1903
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2010, 2018
Ties: 1953, 2009
May–Aug 1979
4-Month
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1907
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2018
Ties: 1937, 1983, 1984, 1989, 2002
Apr–Aug 1979
5-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1907
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2010
Ties: 1957, 1984
Mar–Aug 1979
6-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1926
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2010
Ties: 1952, 1981, 1983
Feb–Aug 1979
7-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1907
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1922, 1996
Jan–Aug 1979
8-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1907
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1898, 1931, 1954, 1959, 1969, 1985
Dec 1978–Aug 1979
9-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904, 1907
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1960
Nov 1978–Aug 1979
10-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1960, 1986
Oct 1978–Aug 1979
11-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1905
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1930
Sep 1978–Aug 1979
12-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1905
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1944, 1962, 1981, 1996
Mar 1978–Aug 1979
18-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1905
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Ties: 1944, 1962, 1966, 1970, 1977
Sep 1977–Aug 1979
24-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1905
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2013
Ties: 1944, 1966, 1967, 1971
Sep 1976–Aug 1979
36-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1905, 1906
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1898, 1922, 1964
Sep 1975–Aug 1979
48-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1907
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Ties: 1948, 1972
Sep 1974–Aug 1979
60-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1907
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012, 2013, 2019
Ties: 1946, 1961

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/