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Providence, Rhode Island

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1978

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1978
1-Month
33.5°F
(0.8°C)
38.3°F
(3.5°C)
-4.8°F
(-2.7°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1960
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Feb–Mar 1978
2-Month
27.7°F
(-2.4°C)
34.9°F
(1.6°C)
-7.2°F
(-4.0°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 2015
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jan–Mar 1978
3-Month
26.7°F
(-2.9°C)
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
-6.0°F
(-3.3°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 2015
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012, 2020
Dec 1977–Mar 1978
4-Month
27.9°F
(-2.3°C)
33.0°F
(0.6°C)
-5.1°F
(-2.9°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Nov 1977–Mar 1978
5-Month
31.4°F
(-0.3°C)
35.1°F
(1.7°C)
-3.7°F
(-2.0°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1970
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012, 2016
Oct 1977–Mar 1978
6-Month
35.0°F
(1.7°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1959
Sep 1977–Mar 1978
7-Month
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012, 2016
Ties: 1968
Aug 1977–Mar 1978
8-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Ties: 1961, 1979
Jul 1977–Mar 1978
9-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012, 2016
Jun 1977–Mar 1978
10-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1963, 1977
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012, 2016
Ties: 1981
May 1977–Mar 1978
11-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1963
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Ties: 1955, 1956
Apr 1977–Mar 1978
12-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1968
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Ties: 1955
Oct 1976–Mar 1978
18-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1968
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1982
Apr 1976–Mar 1978
24-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1968
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1957, 1970, 1971
Apr 1975–Mar 1978
36-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1969
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1958, 1980, 1982, 1983
Apr 1974–Mar 1978
48-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1970
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1957, 1973, 1983
Apr 1973–Mar 1978
60-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1971
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2020
Ties: 1977

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