Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1972
1-Month
67.8°F
(19.9°C)
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1927
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Ties: 1910, 1924, 1951
Jul–Aug 1972
2-Month
69.0°F
(20.6°C)
69.3°F
(20.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1927
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1955
Ties: 1941, 1945, 1951, 1974, 1990
Jun–Aug 1972
3-Month
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
68.2°F
(20.1°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1927
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2005
Ties: 1950, 1965
May–Aug 1972
4-Month
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1907
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1991
Ties: 1985
Apr–Aug 1972
5-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1907
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2010
Mar–Aug 1972
6-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1924
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Feb–Aug 1972
7-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1907
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1914, 1920, 1963
Jan–Aug 1972
8-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904, 1940
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1914, 1965, 1970, 1994
Dec 1971–Aug 1972
9-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1899, 1928, 1962, 2015
Nov 1971–Aug 1972
10-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1960
Oct 1971–Aug 1972
11-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1989
Sep 1971–Aug 1972
12-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2012
Ties: 1903, 1909, 1931, 1938, 1962, 1988
Mar 1971–Aug 1972
18-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1948, 1971, 1996
Sep 1970–Aug 1972
24-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Ties: 1900, 1913, 1937, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1951, 1958, 1960, 1983, 1985
Sep 1969–Aug 1972
36-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1979
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2018
Ties: 1908, 1909, 1916, 1936, 1941, 1958, 1961, 1966
Sep 1968–Aug 1972
48-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1907
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2019
Ties: 1912, 1915, 1959, 1984
Sep 1967–Aug 1972
60-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1908
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2020
Ties: 1904, 1909

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 3, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/