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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1979

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1936-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1979
1-Month
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1984
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Feb–Mar 1979
2-Month
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 2015
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1962, 1969
Jan–Mar 1979
3-Month
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 2015
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1938, 1993, 2004, 2005
Dec 1978–Mar 1979
4-Month
31.7°F
(-0.2°C)
33.1°F
(0.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1948, 1959
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1957, 1993
Nov 1978–Mar 1979
5-Month
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
35.3°F
(1.8°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1940, 1948
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Oct 1978–Mar 1979
6-Month
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1940
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Sep 1978–Mar 1979
7-Month
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1940
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Aug 1978–Mar 1979
8-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1941
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1971
Jul 1978–Mar 1979
9-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1941
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Jun 1978–Mar 1979
10-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1941
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1948, 1981
May 1978–Mar 1979
11-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1941
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Ties: 1944, 1969, 1978, 1981
Apr 1978–Mar 1979
12-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1941
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Ties: 1943
Oct 1977–Mar 1979
18-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1941
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2013
Ties: 1957, 1969, 1982
Apr 1977–Mar 1979
24-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1941
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Ties: 1978
Apr 1976–Mar 1979
36-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1941
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2013
Ties: 1963, 1968
Apr 1975–Mar 1979
48-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1941
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2013
Ties: 1946, 1978, 1981, 1982
Apr 1974–Mar 1979
60-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1941
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2013
Ties: 1963, 1966, 1972, 1981

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