Climate at a Glance

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Washington

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1938
1-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1899
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2017
Ties: 1962
Jul–Aug 1938
2-Month
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1954, 1993
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 1958
Ties: 1908, 1936, 1950, 1986, 2008
Jun–Aug 1938
3-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1954
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1926 2015
Ties: 1979, 1996
May–Aug 1938
4-Month
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1899
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1936 1958, 2015
Ties: 1922, 1924, 1997
Apr–Aug 1938
5-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1899
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015
Mar–Aug 1938
6-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1955
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015
Ties: 1910, 1928, 1939, 1985
Feb–Aug 1938
7-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1955
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2015
Ties: 1900, 1928, 1968, 1979, 2000
Jan–Aug 1938
8-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1950
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2015
Ties: 1924, 1939, 1947, 1968, 1988, 2000
Dec 1937–Aug 1938
9-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1950
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2015
Ties: 1978
Nov 1937–Aug 1938
10-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2015
Ties: 1914
Oct 1937–Aug 1938
11-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2015
Ties: 2000, 2006
Sep 1937–Aug 1938
12-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2015
Mar 1937–Aug 1938
18-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2015
Ties: 1939, 1942, 1981
Sep 1936–Aug 1938
24-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2016
Ties: 1975, 2012
Sep 1935–Aug 1938
36-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1950
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2016
Ties: 1905, 1908, 1948, 1962, 1975, 1985, 1987
Sep 1934–Aug 1938
48-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1950, 1951, 1952, 1957
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2016
Ties: 1903, 1906, 1907, 1921, 1929, 1954, 1962, 1979
Sep 1933–Aug 1938
60-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1920, 1952
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1928 2016, 2017, 2018
Ties: 1927, 1945, 1961, 1962, 1967, 1997, 2010, 2013

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on April 4, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/