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Richmond, Virginia

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1978

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1939-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1978
1-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
-4.2°F
(-2.3°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1960
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Feb–Mar 1978
2-Month
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
-7.0°F
(-3.9°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1947
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jan–Mar 1978
3-Month
35.1°F
(1.7°C)
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
-6.5°F
(-3.6°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1990
Dec 1977–Mar 1978
4-Month
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
-5.4°F
(-3.0°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1970
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Nov 1977–Mar 1978
5-Month
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
-4.1°F
(-2.3°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1940
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Oct 1977–Mar 1978
6-Month
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
-3.9°F
(-2.2°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1970, 1977
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Sep 1977–Mar 1978
7-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.6°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1970
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Aug 1977–Mar 1978
8-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1970
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Jul 1977–Mar 1978
9-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1967, 1996
Jun 1977–Mar 1978
10-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1940
May 1977–Mar 1978
11-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1980
Apr 1977–Mar 1978
12-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1968, 1977
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1964, 2001
Oct 1976–Mar 1978
18-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1941
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Apr 1976–Mar 1978
24-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1968
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1941
Apr 1975–Mar 1978
36-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1970
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1942, 1984
Apr 1974–Mar 1978
48-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1979
Apr 1973–Mar 1978
60-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1970
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1960, 1961

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