Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, August 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1979
1-Month
58.66°F
(14.81°C)
59.06°F
(15.03°C)
-0.40°F
(-0.22°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1950
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2022
Jul–Aug 1979
2-Month
59.58°F
(15.32°C)
59.80°F
(15.44°C)
-0.22°F
(-0.12°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1950
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2022
Ties: 1906
Jun–Aug 1979
3-Month
57.91°F
(14.39°C)
58.41°F
(14.67°C)
-0.50°F
(-0.28°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1915
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2021
Ties: 1916
May–Aug 1979
4-Month
55.13°F
(12.85°C)
55.67°F
(13.15°C)
-0.54°F
(-0.30°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1907
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Apr–Aug 1979
5-Month
51.81°F
(11.01°C)
52.25°F
(11.25°C)
-0.44°F
(-0.24°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1907
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Mar–Aug 1979
6-Month
48.35°F
(9.08°C)
48.54°F
(9.19°C)
-0.19°F
(-0.11°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Ties: 1948
Feb–Aug 1979
7-Month
43.95°F
(6.64°C)
44.87°F
(7.15°C)
-0.92°F
(-0.51°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Jan–Aug 1979
8-Month
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
41.73°F
(5.41°C)
-1.70°F
(-0.95°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Dec 1978–Aug 1979
9-Month
37.74°F
(3.19°C)
39.61°F
(4.23°C)
-1.87°F
(-1.04°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Nov 1978–Aug 1979
10-Month
37.07°F
(2.82°C)
38.72°F
(3.73°C)
-1.65°F
(-0.91°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Oct 1978–Aug 1979
11-Month
37.38°F
(2.99°C)
38.97°F
(3.87°C)
-1.59°F
(-0.88°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Sep 1978–Aug 1979
12-Month
38.71°F
(3.73°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
-1.33°F
(-0.74°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Mar 1978–Aug 1979
18-Month
42.06°F
(5.59°C)
42.87°F
(6.04°C)
-0.81°F
(-0.45°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Sep 1977–Aug 1979
24-Month
39.29°F
(4.05°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
-0.74°F
(-0.41°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1918
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Sep 1976–Aug 1979
36-Month
39.22°F
(4.01°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
-0.80°F
(-0.45°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1918
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Sep 1975–Aug 1979
48-Month
39.41°F
(4.12°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
-0.60°F
(-0.33°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1918
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Sep 1974–Aug 1979
60-Month
39.46°F
(4.14°C)
39.99°F
(4.44°C)
-0.53°F
(-0.30°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1921 1920
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2020

Citing This Page

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