Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Maximum Temperature Rankings, August 1920

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1920
1-Month
83.32°F
(28.51°C)
85.14°F
(29.52°C)
-1.82°F
(-1.01°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1927
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2011
Jul–Aug 1920
2-Month
84.68°F
(29.27°C)
85.91°F
(29.95°C)
-1.23°F
(-0.68°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1992
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 1936
Jun–Aug 1920
3-Month
83.13°F
(28.41°C)
84.38°F
(29.10°C)
-1.25°F
(-0.69°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1915
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 1936
May–Aug 1920
4-Month
80.30°F
(26.83°C)
81.53°F
(27.52°C)
-1.23°F
(-0.69°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1915
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 1934
Apr–Aug 1920
5-Month
75.86°F
(24.37°C)
77.92°F
(25.51°C)
-2.06°F
(-1.14°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1907 1907
126th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 1934
Mar–Aug 1920
6-Month
71.87°F
(22.15°C)
73.77°F
(23.21°C)
-1.90°F
(-1.06°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1912
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2012
Feb–Aug 1920
7-Month
67.90°F
(19.94°C)
69.64°F
(20.91°C)
-1.74°F
(-0.97°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1912
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2012
Jan–Aug 1920
8-Month
64.32°F
(17.96°C)
65.99°F
(18.88°C)
-1.67°F
(-0.92°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1912
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2012
Dec 1919–Aug 1920
9-Month
61.53°F
(16.41°C)
63.42°F
(17.46°C)
-1.89°F
(-1.05°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1979
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2012
Nov 1919–Aug 1920
10-Month
60.37°F
(15.76°C)
62.35°F
(16.86°C)
-1.98°F
(-1.10°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1912
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2012
Oct 1919–Aug 1920
11-Month
60.65°F
(15.92°C)
62.75°F
(17.08°C)
-2.10°F
(-1.16°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1912
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2012
Sep 1919–Aug 1920
12-Month
62.13°F
(16.74°C)
64.01°F
(17.78°C)
-1.88°F
(-1.04°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1912
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2012
Mar 1919–Aug 1920
18-Month
66.08°F
(18.93°C)
67.25°F
(19.58°C)
-1.17°F
(-0.65°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1899
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2012
Sep 1918–Aug 1920
24-Month
62.98°F
(17.21°C)
64.00°F
(17.78°C)
-1.02°F
(-0.57°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1913 1913
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2017
Sep 1917–Aug 1920
36-Month
63.32°F
(17.40°C)
63.98°F
(17.77°C)
-0.66°F
(-0.37°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1905
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2018
Sep 1916–Aug 1920
48-Month
63.04°F
(17.24°C)
63.97°F
(17.76°C)
-0.93°F
(-0.52°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1915
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2018
Sep 1915–Aug 1920
60-Month
63.20°F
(17.33°C)
63.96°F
(17.76°C)
-0.76°F
(-0.43°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1907
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on June 30, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/