Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Washington

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1972
1-Month
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1899
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2017
Ties: 2009
Jul–Aug 1972
2-Month
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1954, 1993
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1958
Ties: 1960
Jun–Aug 1972
3-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1954
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1945, 1974, 2012
May–Aug 1972
4-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1899
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1958, 2015
Apr–Aug 1972
5-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1899
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Mar–Aug 1972
6-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1955
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1898, 2012
Feb–Aug 1972
7-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1955
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1944, 1984, 2019
Jan–Aug 1972
8-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1950
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1897, 1908, 1912, 1923, 1959, 1982
Dec 1971–Aug 1972
9-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1950
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1984
Nov 1971–Aug 1972
10-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1912, 1980, 1986
Oct 1971–Aug 1972
11-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1897, 1911, 1912, 1960, 1975, 1986
Sep 1971–Aug 1972
12-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1943, 1952, 1986
Mar 1971–Aug 1972
18-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1917
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1904, 1912, 1933, 1936, 1957
Sep 1970–Aug 1972
24-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1917
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2016
Ties: 1904, 1916, 1918, 1985
Sep 1969–Aug 1972
36-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1950
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Ties: 1916, 1955, 1964, 1976, 1980
Sep 1968–Aug 1972
48-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1950, 1951, 1952, 1957
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2016
Ties: 1900, 1909, 1931, 1933, 1955, 1974
Sep 1967–Aug 1972
60-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1920, 1952
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2016, 2017, 2018
Ties: 1904, 1909, 1925, 1930, 1959, 1966, 1974, 1979

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 10, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/