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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1979

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1948-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1979
1-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
3.7°F
(2.1°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1960
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Feb–Mar 1979
2-Month
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
-4.3°F
(-2.4°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1960, 2014
Jan–Mar 1979
3-Month
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1977, 1996
Dec 1978–Mar 1979
4-Month
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1968
Nov 1978–Mar 1979
5-Month
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Ties: 1965, 1993
Oct 1978–Mar 1979
6-Month
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977, 1978
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Ties: 1967
Sep 1978–Mar 1979
7-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Ties: 1962, 1980
Aug 1978–Mar 1979
8-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Jul 1978–Mar 1979
9-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Jun 1978–Mar 1979
10-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1963, 1977, 1978
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Ties: 1956
May 1978–Mar 1979
11-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Ties: 1973, 1986, 1988, 2014
Apr 1978–Mar 1979
12-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1968, 1977
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Ties: 1965, 1973, 2015
Oct 1977–Mar 1979
18-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1963, 1970
Apr 1977–Mar 1979
24-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Apr 1976–Mar 1979
36-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1970
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Apr 1975–Mar 1979
48-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Ties: 1967
Apr 1974–Mar 1979
60-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1970
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012, 2013, 2016, 2019
Ties: 1973, 1983

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