Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1938
1-Month
71.7°F
(22.1°C)
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
3.3°F
(1.9°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1927
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1918 2016
Ties: 2001
Jul–Aug 1938
2-Month
71.4°F
(21.9°C)
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1927
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 1955
Ties: 1980, 1983, 1991, 2006, 2019
Jun–Aug 1938
3-Month
69.3°F
(20.7°C)
68.2°F
(20.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1927
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2005
Ties: 1921
May–Aug 1938
4-Month
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1907
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1937 1991
Ties: 1914, 1922, 1980, 2001
Apr–Aug 1938
5-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1907
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2010
Ties: 1898, 1937, 1939, 1995, 2004
Mar–Aug 1938
6-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1924
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2012
Ties: 1918, 1959, 1995, 2006
Feb–Aug 1938
7-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1907
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2012
Ties: 2018, 2019
Jan–Aug 1938
8-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1904, 1940
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2012
Ties: 1955
Dec 1937–Aug 1938
9-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1904
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012
Ties: 1957, 2005
Nov 1937–Aug 1938
10-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1904
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2012
Ties: 1939, 1954, 1976, 2004, 2011
Oct 1937–Aug 1938
11-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1904
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012
Ties: 1903, 1973, 1990, 2004
Sep 1937–Aug 1938
12-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1904
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012
Ties: 1903, 1909, 1931, 1962, 1972, 1988
Mar 1937–Aug 1938
18-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1918
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012
Ties: 1903, 1931, 1935, 1989, 1990
Sep 1936–Aug 1938
24-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1905
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2017
Ties: 1914, 1939, 1943
Sep 1935–Aug 1938
36-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1979
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2018
Ties: 1899, 1915, 1947, 1995
Sep 1934–Aug 1938
48-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1907
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2019
Ties: 1899, 1900, 1940, 1944, 1947, 1948, 1995
Sep 1933–Aug 1938
60-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1908
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2020
Ties: 1903, 1941, 1943, 1959

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 5, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/