Climate at a Glance

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Minimum Temperature Rankings, August 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1897
1-Month
58.19°F
(14.55°C)
59.06°F
(15.03°C)
-0.87°F
(-0.48°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1950
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2022
Jul–Aug 1897
2-Month
59.24°F
(15.13°C)
59.79°F
(15.44°C)
-0.55°F
(-0.31°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1950
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2022
Jun–Aug 1897
3-Month
57.93°F
(14.41°C)
58.40°F
(14.67°C)
-0.47°F
(-0.26°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1915
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2021
May–Aug 1897
4-Month
55.38°F
(12.99°C)
55.67°F
(13.15°C)
-0.29°F
(-0.16°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1907
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2018
Apr–Aug 1897
5-Month
52.08°F
(11.16°C)
52.26°F
(11.26°C)
-0.18°F
(-0.10°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1907
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2012
Ties: 1913
Mar–Aug 1897
6-Month
48.11°F
(8.95°C)
48.54°F
(9.19°C)
-0.43°F
(-0.24°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1917
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2012
Feb–Aug 1897
7-Month
44.59°F
(6.99°C)
44.87°F
(7.15°C)
-0.28°F
(-0.16°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1917
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2012
Ties: 1982
Jan–Aug 1897
8-Month
41.35°F
(5.19°C)
41.73°F
(5.41°C)
-0.38°F
(-0.22°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1917
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2012
Dec 1896–Aug 1897
9-Month
39.57°F
(4.21°C)
39.61°F
(4.23°C)
-0.04°F
(-0.02°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1917
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2012
Nov 1896–Aug 1897
10-Month
38.43°F
(3.57°C)
38.72°F
(3.73°C)
-0.29°F
(-0.16°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1917
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2016
Ties: 1928, 1982
Oct 1896–Aug 1897
11-Month
38.54°F
(3.63°C)
38.96°F
(3.87°C)
-0.42°F
(-0.24°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1917
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2016
Sep 1896–Aug 1897
12-Month
39.55°F
(4.19°C)
40.05°F
(4.47°C)
-0.50°F
(-0.28°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1917
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2016
Mar 1896–Aug 1897
18-Month
42.70°F
(5.94°C)
42.87°F
(6.04°C)
-0.17°F
(-0.10°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1896 1917
82nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Ties: 1928
Sep 1895–Aug 1897
24-Month
39.70°F
(4.28°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
-0.34°F
(-0.19°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1918
93rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2017

Citing This Page

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