Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1951
1-Month
71.89°F
(22.16°C)
72.10°F
(22.28°C)
-0.21°F
(-0.12°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1927
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1949 1983
Ties: 1993, 2009
Jul–Aug 1951
2-Month
72.79°F
(22.66°C)
72.86°F
(22.70°C)
-0.07°F
(-0.04°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1992
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 1936
Ties: 1963
Jun–Aug 1951
3-Month
70.74°F
(21.52°C)
71.40°F
(21.89°C)
-0.66°F
(-0.37°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1915
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1949 1936, 2021
May–Aug 1951
4-Month
68.25°F
(20.14°C)
68.60°F
(20.33°C)
-0.35°F
(-0.19°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1907
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2018
Apr–Aug 1951
5-Month
64.54°F
(18.08°C)
65.09°F
(18.38°C)
-0.55°F
(-0.30°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1907
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Mar–Aug 1951
6-Month
60.21°F
(15.67°C)
61.16°F
(16.20°C)
-0.95°F
(-0.53°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1917
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Feb–Aug 1951
7-Month
56.54°F
(13.63°C)
57.25°F
(14.03°C)
-0.71°F
(-0.40°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1917
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Jan–Aug 1951
8-Month
53.25°F
(11.81°C)
53.86°F
(12.14°C)
-0.61°F
(-0.33°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1912
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1962
Dec 1950–Aug 1951
9-Month
51.00°F
(10.56°C)
51.51°F
(10.84°C)
-0.51°F
(-0.28°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1917
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1918
Nov 1950–Aug 1951
10-Month
49.97°F
(9.98°C)
50.54°F
(10.30°C)
-0.57°F
(-0.32°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1912
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Ties: 1906, 1907, 1968
Oct 1950–Aug 1951
11-Month
50.65°F
(10.36°C)
50.86°F
(10.48°C)
-0.21°F
(-0.12°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1912
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2012
Sep 1950–Aug 1951
12-Month
51.72°F
(10.96°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
-0.31°F
(-0.17°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1917
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Mar 1950–Aug 1951
18-Month
54.26°F
(12.37°C)
55.06°F
(12.81°C)
-0.80°F
(-0.44°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1917
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Sep 1949–Aug 1951
24-Month
51.63°F
(10.91°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
-0.39°F
(-0.21°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1918
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Sep 1948–Aug 1951
36-Month
51.68°F
(10.93°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
-0.32°F
(-0.18°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1929 1917
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2018
Sep 1947–Aug 1951
48-Month
51.72°F
(10.96°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
-0.27°F
(-0.15°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1929 1920
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2018
Sep 1946–Aug 1951
60-Month
51.75°F
(10.97°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
-0.23°F
(-0.13°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1920
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2020
Ties: 1930, 1952

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 29, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/