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Richmond, Virginia

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1979

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1939-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1979
1-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1960
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Feb–Mar 1979
2-Month
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
-4.7°F
(-2.7°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1947
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jan–Mar 1979
3-Month
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1940
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1990
Ties: 1996
Dec 1978–Mar 1979
4-Month
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1970
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1964, 1971
Nov 1978–Mar 1979
5-Month
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1940
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1980, 1994
Oct 1978–Mar 1979
6-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1970, 1977
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1948, 1980, 2015
Sep 1978–Mar 1979
7-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1970
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1989
Aug 1978–Mar 1979
8-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1970
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 2014
Jul 1978–Mar 1979
9-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1959
Jun 1978–Mar 1979
10-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
May 1978–Mar 1979
11-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1948, 1956, 1966
Apr 1978–Mar 1979
12-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1968, 1977
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1961
Oct 1977–Mar 1979
18-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1941
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Apr 1977–Mar 1979
24-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1968
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Apr 1976–Mar 1979
36-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1970
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1964
Apr 1975–Mar 1979
48-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1970
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Ties: 1978
Apr 1974–Mar 1979
60-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Ties: 1962

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