Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1956
1-Month
80.8°F
(27.1°C)
80.2°F
(26.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1967
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1954, 2007
Ties: 1905
Jul–Aug 1956
2-Month
81.2°F
(27.3°C)
80.6°F
(27.0°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1967
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1954
Ties: 1897, 1913, 1925, 1941, 1960, 1981, 1987
Jun–Aug 1956
3-Month
79.7°F
(26.5°C)
79.8°F
(26.6°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1961, 1967
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2010
Ties: 1895, 2002
May–Aug 1956
4-Month
78.4°F
(25.8°C)
77.7°F
(25.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1976
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2010
Ties: 1901, 1925, 1941, 1948, 1986, 1999
Apr–Aug 1956
5-Month
75.1°F
(23.9°C)
74.8°F
(23.8°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1961
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1896
Ties: 1900, 1906, 1909, 1924, 1987, 2007
Mar–Aug 1956
6-Month
71.8°F
(22.1°C)
71.7°F
(22.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1931
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1932, 1946, 2003, 2009
Feb–Aug 1956
7-Month
69.1°F
(20.6°C)
68.3°F
(20.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1947, 1958
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1902
Jan–Aug 1956
8-Month
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1940
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1902, 1916, 2009
Dec 1955–Aug 1956
9-Month
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1940, 1978
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1916, 1929
Nov 1955–Aug 1956
10-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1940
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1932
Ties: 1929, 1946, 1962, 1965, 1987
Oct 1955–Aug 1956
11-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1940, 1978
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1932
Sep 1955–Aug 1956
12-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1968, 1977
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1932
Ties: 1929, 1953, 2015
Mar 1955–Aug 1956
18-Month
66.8°F
(19.3°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1984
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1908, 1930, 1938, 1944, 1987, 2013
Sep 1954–Aug 1956
24-Month
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1978
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1912, 1925, 1936, 1986, 2005
Sep 1953–Aug 1956
36-Month
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1970
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018
Ties: 1925, 1932, 1937, 1951, 1955
Sep 1952–Aug 1956
48-Month
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1970, 1971
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2019
Ties: 1929, 1932, 1939, 1950, 1951, 2006, 2012
Sep 1951–Aug 1956
60-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1971
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2020
Ties: 1929, 1934, 1937, 1939, 1952, 1953, 1954, 2002, 2009, 2017

Citing This Page

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