Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1950

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1950
1-Month
38.84°F
(3.80°C)
41.50°F
(5.28°C)
-2.66°F
(-1.48°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1965
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1937
Feb–Mar 1950
2-Month
37.20°F
(2.89°C)
37.67°F
(3.15°C)
-0.47°F
(-0.26°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1899
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Jan–Mar 1950
3-Month
34.94°F
(1.63°C)
35.15°F
(1.75°C)
-0.21°F
(-0.12°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1912
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Dec 1949–Mar 1950
4-Month
34.52°F
(1.40°C)
34.55°F
(1.42°C)
-0.03°F
(-0.02°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1899
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2012
Nov 1949–Mar 1950
5-Month
36.67°F
(2.59°C)
35.98°F
(2.21°C)
0.69°F
(0.38°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1899
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2000
Oct 1949–Mar 1950
6-Month
39.57°F
(4.21°C)
39.01°F
(3.89°C)
0.56°F
(0.32°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1899
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2016
Sep 1949–Mar 1950
7-Month
43.02°F
(6.12°C)
42.70°F
(5.94°C)
0.32°F
(0.18°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1899
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2016
Aug 1949–Mar 1950
8-Month
46.65°F
(8.14°C)
46.37°F
(7.98°C)
0.28°F
(0.16°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1899
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2016
Ties: 1900
Jul 1949–Mar 1950
9-Month
49.72°F
(9.84°C)
49.40°F
(9.67°C)
0.32°F
(0.17°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1899
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Jun 1949–Mar 1950
10-Month
51.67°F
(10.93°C)
51.31°F
(10.73°C)
0.36°F
(0.20°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1899
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2017
Ties: 1967
May 1949–Mar 1950
11-Month
52.58°F
(11.43°C)
52.11°F
(11.17°C)
0.47°F
(0.26°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1899
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2017
Apr 1949–Mar 1950
12-Month
52.54°F
(11.41°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
0.51°F
(0.28°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1899
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2017
Ties: 1957
Oct 1948–Mar 1950
18-Month
47.58°F
(8.66°C)
47.67°F
(8.71°C)
-0.09°F
(-0.05°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1913
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2017
Apr 1948–Mar 1950
24-Month
52.09°F
(11.16°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
0.07°F
(0.04°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1918
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Apr 1947–Mar 1950
36-Month
51.93°F
(11.07°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
-0.07°F
(-0.04°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1918
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2018
Apr 1946–Mar 1950
48-Month
51.95°F
(11.08°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
-0.04°F
(-0.03°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1918
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2018
Ties: 1976
Apr 1945–Mar 1950
60-Month
51.94°F
(11.08°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
-0.04°F
(-0.02°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1920
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2019
Ties: 1926, 1933

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