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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1988

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1988
1-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1960
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1963
Feb–Mar 1988
2-Month
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1978
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Jan–Mar 1988
3-Month
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
36.7°F
(2.6°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1978
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1993
Dec 1987–Mar 1988
4-Month
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
36.7°F
(2.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1978
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Nov 1987–Mar 1988
5-Month
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1970, 1977
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2016
Ties: 1955
Oct 1987–Mar 1988
6-Month
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2016
Sep 1987–Mar 1988
7-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2016
Ties: 1989
Aug 1987–Mar 1988
8-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1941
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2016
Ties: 1981
Jul 1987–Mar 1988
9-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1941
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2016
Ties: 1980, 1981
Jun 1987–Mar 1988
10-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1963
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2016
Ties: 2014
May 1987–Mar 1988
11-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1963, 1977
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2016
Ties: 1955, 1979, 1985, 1986
Apr 1987–Mar 1988
12-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1963
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2016
Ties: 1989
Oct 1986–Mar 1988
18-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1978
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1981
Apr 1986–Mar 1988
24-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1963
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1974, 2015
Apr 1985–Mar 1988
36-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1970
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2018
Ties: 1974, 1990, 1998
Apr 1984–Mar 1988
48-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1970
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2019
Ties: 1952, 1957, 1989
Apr 1983–Mar 1988
60-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1970
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2020
Ties: 1977

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