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Washington (Dulles), District of Columbia

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1978

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1960-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1978
1-Month
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
-3.8°F
(-2.1°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 2014
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1962
Feb–Mar 1978
2-Month
33.5°F
(0.8°C)
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
-6.7°F
(-3.8°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 2015
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jan–Mar 1978
3-Month
31.4°F
(-0.3°C)
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
-6.5°F
(-3.6°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Dec 1977–Mar 1978
4-Month
31.8°F
(-0.1°C)
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
-5.8°F
(-3.2°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1970, 1978
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1970
Nov 1977–Mar 1978
5-Month
35.0°F
(1.7°C)
39.3°F
(4.1°C)
-4.3°F
(-2.4°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1970
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1977
Oct 1977–Mar 1978
6-Month
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
-4.0°F
(-2.2°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1970
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Sep 1977–Mar 1978
7-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1970
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Aug 1977–Mar 1978
8-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1970
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Jul 1977–Mar 1978
9-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Jun 1977–Mar 1978
10-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
May 1977–Mar 1978
11-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1964, 1969
Apr 1977–Mar 1978
12-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Oct 1976–Mar 1978
18-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.3°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1971, 1978
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1971
Apr 1976–Mar 1978
24-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Apr 1975–Mar 1978
36-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1966, 1980
Apr 1974–Mar 1978
48-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1984
Apr 1973–Mar 1978
60-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1971
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1985

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