Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1953
1-Month
43.75°F
(6.53°C)
41.50°F
(5.28°C)
2.25°F
(1.25°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1965
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Feb–Mar 1953
2-Month
39.81°F
(4.34°C)
37.66°F
(3.14°C)
2.15°F
(1.20°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1899
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1935
Jan–Mar 1953
3-Month
38.68°F
(3.71°C)
35.14°F
(1.74°C)
3.54°F
(1.97°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1912
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2012
Dec 1952–Mar 1953
4-Month
37.37°F
(2.98°C)
34.54°F
(1.41°C)
2.83°F
(1.57°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1899
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2012
Nov 1952–Mar 1953
5-Month
37.88°F
(3.27°C)
35.98°F
(2.21°C)
1.90°F
(1.06°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1899
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2000
Oct 1952–Mar 1953
6-Month
40.39°F
(4.66°C)
39.00°F
(3.89°C)
1.39°F
(0.77°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1899
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2016
Ties: 1991
Sep 1952–Mar 1953
7-Month
44.04°F
(6.69°C)
42.70°F
(5.94°C)
1.34°F
(0.75°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1899
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2016
Aug 1952–Mar 1953
8-Month
47.63°F
(8.68°C)
46.37°F
(7.98°C)
1.26°F
(0.70°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1899
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2016
Jul 1952–Mar 1953
9-Month
50.57°F
(10.32°C)
49.39°F
(9.66°C)
1.18°F
(0.66°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1899
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Ties: 1998
Jun 1952–Mar 1953
10-Month
52.59°F
(11.44°C)
51.31°F
(10.73°C)
1.28°F
(0.71°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1899
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
May 1952–Mar 1953
11-Month
53.32°F
(11.84°C)
52.12°F
(11.18°C)
1.20°F
(0.66°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1899
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Apr 1952–Mar 1953
12-Month
53.18°F
(11.77°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
1.15°F
(0.64°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1899
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Oct 1951–Mar 1953
18-Month
48.15°F
(8.97°C)
47.68°F
(8.71°C)
0.47°F
(0.26°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1913
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2017
Apr 1951–Mar 1953
24-Month
52.23°F
(11.24°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
0.21°F
(0.12°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2017
Apr 1950–Mar 1953
36-Month
51.91°F
(11.06°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
-0.09°F
(-0.05°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2018
Apr 1949–Mar 1953
48-Month
52.06°F
(11.14°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
0.07°F
(0.03°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2018
Ties: 1923, 1959, 1996
Apr 1948–Mar 1953
60-Month
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
0.00°F
(0.00°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1920
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/