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 1981

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 1981
1-Month
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
68.7°F
(20.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1903
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2018
Ties: 1936, 1943, 1951, 1994
Jul–Aug 1981
2-Month
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
69.5°F
(20.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1903
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2018
Ties: 1901, 1974, 2001, 2014, 2017
Jun–Aug 1981
3-Month
69.2°F
(20.7°C)
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1903
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2010, 2018
Ties: 1937, 1971, 2017
May–Aug 1981
4-Month
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1907
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2018
Ties: 1959, 1980, 2014
Apr–Aug 1981
5-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1907
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2010
Mar–Aug 1981
6-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1926
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2010
Ties: 1952, 1979, 1983
Feb–Aug 1981
7-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
2.3°F
(1.2°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1907
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Ties: 2008, 2019
Jan–Aug 1981
8-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1907
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1933, 1988, 2005, 2009
Dec 1980–Aug 1981
9-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904, 1907
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Ties: 1898
Nov 1980–Aug 1981
10-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Ties: 1898, 1944, 1945, 1958
Oct 1980–Aug 1981
11-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1905
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Ties: 1964, 1966
Sep 1980–Aug 1981
12-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1905
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Ties: 1944, 1962, 1979, 1996
Mar 1980–Aug 1981
18-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1905
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Ties: 1945, 1951, 1969, 1987
Sep 1979–Aug 1981
24-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1905
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2013
Ties: 1980, 1990
Sep 1978–Aug 1981
36-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1905, 1906
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1956, 1977
Sep 1977–Aug 1981
48-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1907
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Ties: 1931, 1934, 1945, 1947, 1978
Sep 1976–Aug 1981
60-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1907
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012, 2013, 2019
Ties: 1935, 1945, 1947, 1948, 1960, 1962

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/