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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1978

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1978
1-Month
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
-4.0°F
(-2.2°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1960
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Feb–Mar 1978
2-Month
31.6°F
(-0.2°C)
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
-7.3°F
(-4.0°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jan–Mar 1978
3-Month
30.4°F
(-0.9°C)
36.7°F
(2.6°C)
-6.3°F
(-3.5°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Dec 1977–Mar 1978
4-Month
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
36.7°F
(2.6°C)
-5.8°F
(-3.2°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Nov 1977–Mar 1978
5-Month
33.9°F
(1.1°C)
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
-4.8°F
(-2.6°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1970, 1977
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Oct 1977–Mar 1978
6-Month
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
-4.4°F
(-2.5°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Ties: 1970
Sep 1977–Mar 1978
7-Month
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Aug 1977–Mar 1978
8-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1941
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Jul 1977–Mar 1978
9-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1941
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Ties: 1944
Jun 1977–Mar 1978
10-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1963
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
May 1977–Mar 1978
11-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1963, 1977
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Ties: 1948
Apr 1977–Mar 1978
12-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1963
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Ties: 1951, 1962, 1967
Oct 1976–Mar 1978
18-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Apr 1976–Mar 1978
24-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1963
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1964, 1968, 1969
Apr 1975–Mar 1978
36-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1944
Apr 1974–Mar 1978
48-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1970
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1973
Apr 1973–Mar 1978
60-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1970
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2020
Ties: 1952, 1974, 1983, 1986

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 16, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/