Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Washington

Average Temperature Rankings, August 2020

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 2020
1-Month
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1899
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2017
Ties: 1990
Jul–Aug 2020
2-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1954, 1993
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 1958
Ties: 1915, 1991
Jun–Aug 2020
3-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1954
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2015
May–Aug 2020
4-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1899
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 1958, 2015
Ties: 1928, 1931, 1934, 1987, 2007
Apr–Aug 2020
5-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1899
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2015
Ties: 1906, 1931
Mar–Aug 2020
6-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1955
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2015
Feb–Aug 2020
7-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1955
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2015
Ties: 1977, 1983, 2006
Jan–Aug 2020
8-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1950
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2015
Ties: 1986
Dec 2019–Aug 2020
9-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1950
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2015
Ties: 1987
Nov 2019–Aug 2020
10-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1917
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2015
Ties: 1987, 2013
Oct 2019–Aug 2020
11-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1917
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2015
Sep 2019–Aug 2020
12-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1917
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2015
Ties: 1905, 2006
Mar 2019–Aug 2020
18-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1917
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2015
Ties: 1967, 1994, 2007, 2013
Sep 2018–Aug 2020
24-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1917
31st Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2016
Ties: 2000
Sep 2017–Aug 2020
36-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1950
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2016
Ties: 1968, 1990, 1996, 2014
Sep 2016–Aug 2020
48-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1950, 1951, 1952, 1957
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2016
Ties: 2000, 2001
Sep 2015–Aug 2020
60-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1920, 1952
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2016, 2017, 2018
Ties: 1942, 2005, 2015, 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 21, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/