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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1979

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1979
1-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1960
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Feb–Mar 1979
2-Month
34.8°F
(1.6°C)
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
-4.3°F
(-2.3°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1980
Jan–Mar 1979
3-Month
34.0°F
(1.1°C)
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Dec 1978–Mar 1979
4-Month
35.1°F
(1.7°C)
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Nov 1978–Mar 1979
5-Month
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Ties: 1993
Oct 1978–Mar 1979
6-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Sep 1978–Mar 1979
7-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Ties: 1980
Aug 1978–Mar 1979
8-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1941
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Ties: 1973
Jul 1978–Mar 1979
9-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1941, 1977
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Jun 1978–Mar 1979
10-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1963
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
May 1978–Mar 1979
11-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Ties: 1942, 1985, 2015
Apr 1978–Mar 1979
12-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1963, 1977
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Ties: 1958, 1980, 1985
Oct 1977–Mar 1979
18-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Apr 1977–Mar 1979
24-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1971
Apr 1976–Mar 1979
36-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1970
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1963, 1964, 1969
Apr 1975–Mar 1979
48-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Ties: 1963, 1967
Apr 1974–Mar 1979
60-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2020
Ties: 1982

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 27, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/