Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1970
1-Month
38.50°F
(3.61°C)
41.50°F
(5.28°C)
-3.00°F
(-1.67°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1965
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1943, 1944
Feb–Mar 1970
2-Month
36.92°F
(2.73°C)
37.66°F
(3.14°C)
-0.74°F
(-0.41°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Jan–Mar 1970
3-Month
33.66°F
(0.92°C)
35.14°F
(1.74°C)
-1.48°F
(-0.82°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1912
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Dec 1969–Mar 1970
4-Month
33.61°F
(0.89°C)
34.54°F
(1.41°C)
-0.93°F
(-0.52°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Nov 1969–Mar 1970
5-Month
35.21°F
(1.78°C)
35.98°F
(2.21°C)
-0.77°F
(-0.43°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2000
Oct 1969–Mar 1970
6-Month
37.85°F
(3.25°C)
39.01°F
(3.89°C)
-1.16°F
(-0.64°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2016
Sep 1969–Mar 1970
7-Month
41.80°F
(5.44°C)
42.70°F
(5.94°C)
-0.90°F
(-0.50°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2016
Aug 1969–Mar 1970
8-Month
45.73°F
(7.63°C)
46.37°F
(7.98°C)
-0.64°F
(-0.35°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2016
Ties: 1906
Jul 1969–Mar 1970
9-Month
48.88°F
(9.38°C)
49.40°F
(9.67°C)
-0.52°F
(-0.29°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Jun 1969–Mar 1970
10-Month
50.68°F
(10.38°C)
51.31°F
(10.73°C)
-0.63°F
(-0.35°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2017
May 1969–Mar 1970
11-Month
51.65°F
(10.92°C)
52.11°F
(11.17°C)
-0.46°F
(-0.25°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Apr 1969–Mar 1970
12-Month
51.73°F
(10.96°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
-0.29°F
(-0.16°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Oct 1968–Mar 1970
18-Month
46.94°F
(8.30°C)
47.68°F
(8.71°C)
-0.74°F
(-0.41°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1913
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2017
Apr 1968–Mar 1970
24-Month
51.23°F
(10.68°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
-0.79°F
(-0.44°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1918
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2017
Apr 1967–Mar 1970
36-Month
51.29°F
(10.72°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
-0.71°F
(-0.39°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1918
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2018
Ties: 1913
Apr 1966–Mar 1970
48-Month
51.53°F
(10.85°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
-0.46°F
(-0.26°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1918
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2018
Ties: 1900, 1969
Apr 1965–Mar 1970
60-Month
51.57°F
(10.87°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
-0.41°F
(-0.23°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1920
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2019
Ties: 1971

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/