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Columbia, South Carolina

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
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1960
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Feb–Mar 1979
2-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1960
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1981
Jan–Mar 1979
3-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1990
Ties: 1971
Dec 1978–Mar 1979
4-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1949
Nov 1978–Mar 1979
5-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1949
Ties: 1982, 1994
Oct 1978–Mar 1979
6-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1961, 1982, 2003
Sep 1978–Mar 1979
7-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1968, 1977
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1975, 1994
Aug 1978–Mar 1979
8-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1968
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1953, 1973, 2013
Jul 1978–Mar 1979
9-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1968
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1961, 1971
Jun 1978–Mar 1979
10-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1968
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1995, 2015
May 1978–Mar 1979
11-Month
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1968
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Apr 1978–Mar 1979
12-Month
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1968
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Oct 1977–Mar 1979
18-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1968
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1980
Apr 1977–Mar 1979
24-Month
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1969
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1960, 1966, 1998, 2015
Apr 1976–Mar 1979
36-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1969, 1970
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Apr 1975–Mar 1979
48-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1970
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1965, 1966, 1967, 1982, 1984
Apr 1974–Mar 1979
60-Month
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Ties: 1964, 1983

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