Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1940

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1940
1-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1969
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2004
Ties: 1942
Jul–Aug 1940
2-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1969
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2004
Ties: 1927, 1974, 2010, 2015
Jun–Aug 1940
3-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1949, 1955, 1965
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2004
Ties: 1962
May–Aug 1940
4-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1965
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2004
Ties: 1953, 1977, 2009
Apr–Aug 1940
5-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
3.1°F
(1.8°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1949
9th Warmest Warmest to Date 2004
Ties: 2017
Mar–Aug 1940
6-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
37.2°F
(2.9°C)
2.8°F
(1.5°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1971
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1926 2019
Feb–Aug 1940
7-Month
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
32.6°F
(0.3°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1971, 1972
10th Warmest Warmest to Date 2019
Ties: 2003
Jan–Aug 1940
8-Month
32.3°F
(0.2°C)
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
3.5°F
(2.0°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1971
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1926 2016
Ties: 1942, 2018
Dec 1939–Aug 1940
9-Month
29.7°F
(-1.3°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
3.7°F
(2.0°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1971
9th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Nov 1939–Aug 1940
10-Month
27.2°F
(-2.7°C)
24.6°F
(-4.1°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1971
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1926 2016
Ties: 1942, 1987
Oct 1939–Aug 1940
11-Month
26.8°F
(-2.9°C)
24.7°F
(-4.1°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1971
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1926 2016
Ties: 1941
Sep 1939–Aug 1940
12-Month
27.8°F
(-2.3°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1971
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1926 2019
Ties: 1958, 2010
Mar 1939–Aug 1940
18-Month
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
29.8°F
(-1.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1972
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2016
Ties: 1987, 1997, 2008
Sep 1938–Aug 1940
24-Month
27.3°F
(-2.6°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1972
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2019
Ties: 1987
Sep 1937–Aug 1940
36-Month
27.0°F
(-2.8°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1973
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1928 2016
Ties: 1928, 1944, 2001, 2014
Sep 1936–Aug 1940
48-Month
26.8°F
(-2.9°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1974
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1929 2019
Ties: 1979, 1999, 2011
Sep 1935–Aug 1940
60-Month
26.6°F
(-3.0°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1975
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1930 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 15, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/