Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Maximum Temperature Rankings, August 1980

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1980
1-Month
85.80°F
(29.89°C)
85.14°F
(29.52°C)
0.66°F
(0.37°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1927
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2011
Ties: 2016
Jul–Aug 1980
2-Month
87.66°F
(30.92°C)
85.90°F
(29.94°C)
1.76°F
(0.98°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1992
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 1936
Jun–Aug 1980
3-Month
85.80°F
(29.89°C)
84.39°F
(29.11°C)
1.41°F
(0.78°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1915
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 1936
May–Aug 1980
4-Month
82.53°F
(28.07°C)
81.53°F
(27.52°C)
1.00°F
(0.55°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1915
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1934
Ties: 1956
Apr–Aug 1980
5-Month
78.91°F
(26.06°C)
77.92°F
(25.51°C)
0.99°F
(0.55°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1907
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1934
Mar–Aug 1980
6-Month
74.16°F
(23.42°C)
73.77°F
(23.21°C)
0.39°F
(0.21°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1912
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Feb–Aug 1980
7-Month
69.75°F
(20.97°C)
69.63°F
(20.91°C)
0.12°F
(0.06°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1912
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jan–Aug 1980
8-Month
66.08°F
(18.93°C)
65.99°F
(18.88°C)
0.09°F
(0.05°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1912
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Dec 1979–Aug 1980
9-Month
63.97°F
(17.76°C)
63.41°F
(17.45°C)
0.56°F
(0.31°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1979
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Nov 1979–Aug 1980
10-Month
62.66°F
(17.03°C)
62.35°F
(16.86°C)
0.31°F
(0.17°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1912
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1914, 1918, 1996
Oct 1979–Aug 1980
11-Month
63.18°F
(17.32°C)
62.75°F
(17.08°C)
0.43°F
(0.24°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1912
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1910
Sep 1979–Aug 1980
12-Month
64.57°F
(18.09°C)
64.01°F
(17.78°C)
0.56°F
(0.31°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1912
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1992
Mar 1979–Aug 1980
18-Month
67.29°F
(19.61°C)
67.25°F
(19.58°C)
0.04°F
(0.03°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1899
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2012
Sep 1978–Aug 1980
24-Month
63.33°F
(17.41°C)
64.00°F
(17.78°C)
-0.67°F
(-0.37°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1913
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Sep 1977–Aug 1980
36-Month
63.21°F
(17.34°C)
63.98°F
(17.77°C)
-0.77°F
(-0.43°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1905
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Sep 1976–Aug 1980
48-Month
63.40°F
(17.44°C)
63.97°F
(17.76°C)
-0.57°F
(-0.32°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1915
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2018
Ties: 1914, 1985
Sep 1975–Aug 1980
60-Month
63.67°F
(17.59°C)
63.96°F
(17.76°C)
-0.29°F
(-0.17°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1907
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, Maximum Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 4, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/