Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, August 2020

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 2020
1-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1969
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2004
Ties: 1978
Jul–Aug 2020
2-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1969
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2004
Jun–Aug 2020
3-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1949, 1955, 1965
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2004
May–Aug 2020
4-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1965
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2004
Ties: 2007
Apr–Aug 2020
5-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1949
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2004
Mar–Aug 2020
6-Month
39.8°F
(4.3°C)
37.2°F
(2.9°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1971
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2019
Feb–Aug 2020
7-Month
34.4°F
(1.3°C)
32.6°F
(0.3°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1971, 1972
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2019
Ties: 1995
Jan–Aug 2020
8-Month
29.2°F
(-1.6°C)
28.7°F
(-1.8°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1971
46th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2016
Ties: 1968, 1990, 1996
Dec 2019–Aug 2020
9-Month
26.7°F
(-2.9°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1971
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2016
Ties: 1935, 2006
Nov 2019–Aug 2020
10-Month
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
24.5°F
(-4.2°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1971
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2016
Oct 2019–Aug 2020
11-Month
26.5°F
(-3.1°C)
24.7°F
(-4.1°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1971
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2016
Ties: 2010
Sep 2019–Aug 2020
12-Month
28.0°F
(-2.2°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1971
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2019
Ties: 1941, 2017
Mar 2019–Aug 2020
18-Month
33.2°F
(0.7°C)
29.7°F
(-1.3°C)
3.5°F
(2.0°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1972
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2016
Sep 2018–Aug 2020
24-Month
30.3°F
(-0.9°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
4.3°F
(2.4°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1972
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2019
Sep 2017–Aug 2020
36-Month
30.4°F
(-0.9°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
4.4°F
(2.4°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1973
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2016
Ties: 2019
Sep 2016–Aug 2020
48-Month
29.8°F
(-1.2°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1974
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2019
Sep 2015–Aug 2020
60-Month
30.3°F
(-0.9°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
4.3°F
(2.4°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1975
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 18, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/