Climate at a Glance

National 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 July 2019. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, March 2013

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 2013
1-Month
40.91°F
(4.95°C)
41.50°F
(5.28°C)
-0.59°F
(-0.33°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1965
76th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Feb–Mar 2013
2-Month
37.84°F
(3.24°C)
37.66°F
(3.14°C)
0.18°F
(0.10°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1899
60th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Jan–Mar 2013
3-Month
35.98°F
(2.21°C)
35.15°F
(1.75°C)
0.83°F
(0.46°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1912
45th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Dec 2012–Mar 2013
4-Month
35.96°F
(2.20°C)
34.54°F
(1.41°C)
1.42°F
(0.79°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1899
31st Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Ties: 1974
Nov 2012–Mar 2013
5-Month
37.57°F
(3.09°C)
35.98°F
(2.21°C)
1.59°F
(0.88°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1899
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2000
Oct 2012–Mar 2013
6-Month
40.29°F
(4.61°C)
39.00°F
(3.89°C)
1.29°F
(0.72°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1899
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2016
Sep 2012–Mar 2013
7-Month
44.01°F
(6.67°C)
42.70°F
(5.94°C)
1.31°F
(0.73°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1899
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2016
Aug 2012–Mar 2013
8-Month
47.73°F
(8.74°C)
46.37°F
(7.98°C)
1.36°F
(0.76°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1899
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2016
Ties: 2008
Jul 2012–Mar 2013
9-Month
50.96°F
(10.53°C)
49.40°F
(9.67°C)
1.56°F
(0.86°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1899
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Jun 2012–Mar 2013
10-Month
52.92°F
(11.62°C)
51.31°F
(10.73°C)
1.61°F
(0.89°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1899
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2017
May 2012–Mar 2013
11-Month
53.87°F
(12.15°C)
52.11°F
(11.17°C)
1.76°F
(0.98°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1899
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2017
Apr 2012–Mar 2013
12-Month
53.94°F
(12.19°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
1.92°F
(1.07°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1899
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2017
Oct 2011–Mar 2013
18-Month
50.31°F
(10.17°C)
47.67°F
(8.71°C)
2.64°F
(1.46°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1913
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Apr 2011–Mar 2013
24-Month
54.32°F
(12.40°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
2.31°F
(1.28°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1918
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Apr 2010–Mar 2013
36-Month
53.87°F
(12.15°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
1.87°F
(1.04°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1918
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Apr 2009–Mar 2013
48-Month
53.40°F
(11.89°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
1.41°F
(0.78°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1918
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2018
Ties: 2009
Apr 2008–Mar 2013
60-Month
53.25°F
(11.81°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
1.26°F
(0.70°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1920
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 25, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/