Climate at a Glance

City Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of October 2019. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Washington (Dulles), District of Columbia

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1979

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Coolest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Warmest
Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1960-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1979
1-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1984
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1991, 1995, 2008
Feb–Mar 1979
2-Month
34.0°F
(1.1°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
-5.6°F
(-3.1°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jan–Mar 1979
3-Month
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
37.2°F
(2.9°C)
-4.5°F
(-2.5°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Dec 1978–Mar 1979
4-Month
33.9°F
(1.1°C)
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1970, 1978
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 2003
Nov 1978–Mar 1979
5-Month
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1970
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1964
Oct 1978–Mar 1979
6-Month
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1970
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Sep 1978–Mar 1979
7-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1970
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1964, 2001
Aug 1978–Mar 1979
8-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1970
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 2014
Jul 1978–Mar 1979
9-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1970, 1977
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1965
Jun 1978–Mar 1979
10-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
May 1978–Mar 1979
11-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1981
Apr 1978–Mar 1979
12-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Oct 1977–Mar 1979
18-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.3°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1970, 1971, 1978
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1968, 1969
Apr 1977–Mar 1979
24-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1994
Apr 1976–Mar 1979
36-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1971
Apr 1975–Mar 1979
48-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Ties: 1967, 1981
Apr 1974–Mar 1979
60-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1971
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Ties: 1983, 1984

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/