Climate at a Glance

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Average Temperature Rankings, March 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1898
1-Month
41.05°F
(5.03°C)
41.50°F
(5.28°C)
-0.45°F
(-0.25°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1965
78th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Feb–Mar 1898
2-Month
38.21°F
(3.45°C)
37.66°F
(3.14°C)
0.55°F
(0.31°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1899
56th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jan–Mar 1898
3-Month
35.70°F
(2.06°C)
35.15°F
(1.75°C)
0.55°F
(0.31°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1912
53rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Dec 1897–Mar 1898
4-Month
34.46°F
(1.37°C)
34.54°F
(1.41°C)
-0.08°F
(-0.04°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1899
69th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1996
Nov 1897–Mar 1898
5-Month
35.75°F
(2.08°C)
35.98°F
(2.21°C)
-0.23°F
(-0.13°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1899
79th Warmest Warmest to Date 2000
Oct 1897–Mar 1898
6-Month
38.98°F
(3.88°C)
39.01°F
(3.89°C)
-0.03°F
(-0.01°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1899
73rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Ties: 2019
Sep 1897–Mar 1898
7-Month
42.90°F
(6.06°C)
42.70°F
(5.94°C)
0.20°F
(0.12°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1899
62nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Aug 1897–Mar 1898
8-Month
46.45°F
(8.03°C)
46.37°F
(7.98°C)
0.08°F
(0.05°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1899
69th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Ties: 1980
Jul 1897–Mar 1898
9-Month
49.44°F
(9.69°C)
49.40°F
(9.67°C)
0.04°F
(0.02°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1899
67th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1928
Jun 1897–Mar 1898
10-Month
51.31°F
(10.73°C)
51.31°F
(10.73°C)
0.00°F
(0.00°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1899
68th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1914
May 1897–Mar 1898
11-Month
52.21°F
(11.23°C)
52.12°F
(11.18°C)
0.09°F
(0.05°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1899
67th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Apr 1897–Mar 1898
12-Month
52.12°F
(11.18°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
0.09°F
(0.05°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1899
67th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1900, 1959
Oct 1896–Mar 1898
18-Month
47.31°F
(8.51°C)
47.68°F
(8.71°C)
-0.37°F
(-0.20°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1913
91st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1914
Apr 1896–Mar 1898
24-Month
51.88°F
(11.04°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
-0.14°F
(-0.08°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1918
81st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1908
Apr 1895–Mar 1898
36-Month
51.68°F
(10.93°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
-0.32°F
(-0.18°C)
26th Coolest Coolest to Date 1918
100th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 19, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/