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 August 2019. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, March 2019

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 2019
1-Month
40.26°F
(4.59°C)
41.50°F
(5.28°C)
-1.24°F
(-0.69°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1965
87th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Feb–Mar 2019
2-Month
36.04°F
(2.24°C)
37.66°F
(3.14°C)
-1.62°F
(-0.90°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1899
96th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Jan–Mar 2019
3-Month
34.87°F
(1.59°C)
35.14°F
(1.74°C)
-0.27°F
(-0.15°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1912
70th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Dec 2018–Mar 2019
4-Month
35.04°F
(1.69°C)
34.55°F
(1.42°C)
0.49°F
(0.27°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1899
49th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Nov 2018–Mar 2019
5-Month
36.04°F
(2.24°C)
35.99°F
(2.22°C)
0.05°F
(0.02°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1899
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2000
Oct 2018–Mar 2019
6-Month
38.98°F
(3.88°C)
39.00°F
(3.89°C)
-0.02°F
(-0.01°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1899
70th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2016
Ties: 1898
Sep 2018–Mar 2019
7-Month
43.06°F
(6.14°C)
42.70°F
(5.94°C)
0.36°F
(0.20°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1899
49th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2016
Ties: 1941
Aug 2018–Mar 2019
8-Month
46.87°F
(8.26°C)
46.38°F
(7.99°C)
0.49°F
(0.27°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1899
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2016
Jul 2018–Mar 2019
9-Month
50.04°F
(10.02°C)
49.40°F
(9.67°C)
0.64°F
(0.35°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1899
36th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Jun 2018–Mar 2019
10-Month
52.19°F
(11.22°C)
51.31°F
(10.73°C)
0.88°F
(0.49°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1899
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
May 2018–Mar 2019
11-Month
53.40°F
(11.89°C)
52.11°F
(11.17°C)
1.29°F
(0.72°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1899
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Apr 2018–Mar 2019
12-Month
53.04°F
(11.69°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
1.01°F
(0.56°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1899
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Oct 2017–Mar 2019
18-Month
48.99°F
(9.44°C)
47.67°F
(8.71°C)
1.32°F
(0.73°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1913
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Apr 2017–Mar 2019
24-Month
53.36°F
(11.87°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
1.34°F
(0.75°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Apr 2016–Mar 2019
36-Month
53.92°F
(12.18°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
1.92°F
(1.07°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1918
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2018
Apr 2015–Mar 2019
48-Month
54.20°F
(12.33°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
2.21°F
(1.22°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1918
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2018
Apr 2014–Mar 2019
60-Month
54.01°F
(12.23°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
2.03°F
(1.13°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1920
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • 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/