Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1950

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1950
1-Month
70.02°F
(21.12°C)
72.10°F
(22.28°C)
-2.08°F
(-1.16°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1927
126th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 1983
Jul–Aug 1950
2-Month
70.62°F
(21.46°C)
72.86°F
(22.70°C)
-2.24°F
(-1.24°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1992
126th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 1936
Jun–Aug 1950
3-Month
69.72°F
(20.96°C)
71.40°F
(21.89°C)
-1.68°F
(-0.93°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1915
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1949 1936, 2021
May–Aug 1950
4-Month
67.16°F
(19.53°C)
68.61°F
(20.34°C)
-1.45°F
(-0.81°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1907
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2018
Apr–Aug 1950
5-Month
63.45°F
(17.47°C)
65.09°F
(18.38°C)
-1.64°F
(-0.91°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1907
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Mar–Aug 1950
6-Month
59.35°F
(15.19°C)
61.16°F
(16.20°C)
-1.81°F
(-1.01°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
126th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Feb–Aug 1950
7-Month
55.95°F
(13.31°C)
57.25°F
(14.03°C)
-1.30°F
(-0.72°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1923 1917
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Jan–Aug 1950
8-Month
52.76°F
(11.53°C)
53.86°F
(12.14°C)
-1.10°F
(-0.61°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1929 1912
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Dec 1949–Aug 1950
9-Month
50.59°F
(10.33°C)
51.51°F
(10.84°C)
-0.92°F
(-0.51°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1929 1917
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1924
Nov 1949–Aug 1950
10-Month
50.06°F
(10.03°C)
50.53°F
(10.29°C)
-0.47°F
(-0.26°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1912
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1902
Oct 1949–Aug 1950
11-Month
50.42°F
(10.23°C)
50.86°F
(10.48°C)
-0.44°F
(-0.25°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1912
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Sep 1949–Aug 1950
12-Month
51.53°F
(10.85°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
-0.50°F
(-0.28°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1929 1917
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Mar 1949–Aug 1950
18-Month
54.92°F
(12.73°C)
55.07°F
(12.82°C)
-0.15°F
(-0.09°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1917
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2017
Sep 1948–Aug 1950
24-Month
51.66°F
(10.92°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
-0.36°F
(-0.20°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1918
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2017
Sep 1947–Aug 1950
36-Month
51.72°F
(10.96°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
-0.28°F
(-0.15°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1917
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2018
Ties: 1972
Sep 1946–Aug 1950
48-Month
51.75°F
(10.97°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
-0.24°F
(-0.14°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1920
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2018
Ties: 1930
Sep 1945–Aug 1950
60-Month
51.90°F
(11.06°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
-0.08°F
(-0.04°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1920
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2020
Ties: 1922

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 24, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/