Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1956

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1956
1-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1969
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2004
Ties: 1944, 1985, 2009, 2011
Jul–Aug 1956
2-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1969
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2004
Jun–Aug 1956
3-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1949, 1955, 1965
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2004
Ties: 1938, 1959, 1980, 1985
May–Aug 1956
4-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1965
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2004
Ties: 1938
Apr–Aug 1956
5-Month
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1949
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2004
Ties: 1929, 1930, 1946
Mar–Aug 1956
6-Month
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
37.2°F
(2.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1971
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2019
Ties: 1930
Feb–Aug 1956
7-Month
30.7°F
(-0.7°C)
32.6°F
(0.3°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1971, 1972
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2019
Ties: 1974
Jan–Aug 1956
8-Month
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.5°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1971
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Ties: 1966
Dec 1955–Aug 1956
9-Month
23.1°F
(-4.9°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1971
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Ties: 1955, 1966
Nov 1955–Aug 1956
10-Month
21.0°F
(-6.1°C)
24.5°F
(-4.2°C)
-3.5°F
(-1.9°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1971
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Oct 1955–Aug 1956
11-Month
21.2°F
(-6.0°C)
24.7°F
(-4.1°C)
-3.5°F
(-1.9°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1971
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Sep 1955–Aug 1956
12-Month
22.7°F
(-5.2°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.9°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1971
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2019
Mar 1955–Aug 1956
18-Month
26.8°F
(-2.9°C)
29.8°F
(-1.2°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1972
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Sep 1954–Aug 1956
24-Month
23.7°F
(-4.6°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1972
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2019
Sep 1953–Aug 1956
36-Month
24.0°F
(-4.4°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1973
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Ties: 1966, 1972
Sep 1952–Aug 1956
48-Month
24.8°F
(-4.0°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1974
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2019
Ties: 1934
Sep 1951–Aug 1956
60-Month
24.8°F
(-4.0°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1975
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2019
Ties: 1966

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/