Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1978

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1978
1-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1969
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2004
Jul–Aug 1978
2-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1969
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2004
Ties: 1950
Jun–Aug 1978
3-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1949, 1955, 1965
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2004
Ties: 1976, 1991, 1998, 2012
May–Aug 1978
4-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1965
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2004
Ties: 1958, 1987
Apr–Aug 1978
5-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1949
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2004
Mar–Aug 1978
6-Month
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
37.2°F
(2.9°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1971
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2019
Ties: 1967, 1995, 1996
Feb–Aug 1978
7-Month
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
32.6°F
(0.3°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1971, 1972
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2019
Ties: 1988, 2010
Jan–Aug 1978
8-Month
31.9°F
(-0.1°C)
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1971
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2016
Dec 1977–Aug 1978
9-Month
28.3°F
(-2.1°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
2.3°F
(1.2°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1971
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Nov 1977–Aug 1978
10-Month
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
24.6°F
(-4.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1971
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Ties: 2002
Oct 1977–Aug 1978
11-Month
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
24.6°F
(-4.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1971
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Ties: 1945, 1970
Sep 1977–Aug 1978
12-Month
27.3°F
(-2.6°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1971
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1970
Mar 1977–Aug 1978
18-Month
30.4°F
(-0.9°C)
29.8°F
(-1.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1972
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016, 2019
Ties: 1935, 1939, 1945, 2002
Sep 1976–Aug 1978
24-Month
27.9°F
(-2.3°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1972
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2019
Ties: 1941, 1994, 2006
Sep 1975–Aug 1978
36-Month
26.5°F
(-3.1°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1973
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2016
Ties: 1939
Sep 1974–Aug 1978
48-Month
25.8°F
(-3.4°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1974
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2019
Sep 1973–Aug 1978
60-Month
25.5°F
(-3.6°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1975
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2019
Ties: 1964

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/