Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, March 1903

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1903
1-Month
31.80°F
(-0.11°C)
29.99°F
(-1.12°C)
1.81°F
(1.01°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1902 1965
36th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Feb–Mar 1903
2-Month
24.71°F
(-4.05°C)
26.40°F
(-3.11°C)
-1.69°F
(-0.94°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1901 1899
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2012
Ties: 2014
Jan–Mar 1903
3-Month
23.47°F
(-4.74°C)
24.18°F
(-4.34°C)
-0.71°F
(-0.40°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1901 1912
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2012
Ties: 1897
Dec 1902–Mar 1903
4-Month
22.96°F
(-5.02°C)
23.81°F
(-4.55°C)
-0.85°F
(-0.47°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1899
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2016
Nov 1902–Mar 1903
5-Month
25.13°F
(-3.82°C)
25.19°F
(-3.78°C)
-0.06°F
(-0.04°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1902 1899
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2016
Oct 1902–Mar 1903
6-Month
27.87°F
(-2.29°C)
27.89°F
(-2.28°C)
-0.02°F
(-0.01°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1902 1899
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2016
Sep 1902–Mar 1903
7-Month
30.96°F
(-0.58°C)
31.32°F
(-0.38°C)
-0.36°F
(-0.20°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1902 1917
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2016
Aug 1902–Mar 1903
8-Month
34.38°F
(1.32°C)
34.79°F
(1.55°C)
-0.41°F
(-0.23°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2016
Ties: 1971
Jul 1902–Mar 1903
9-Month
37.13°F
(2.85°C)
37.65°F
(3.14°C)
-0.52°F
(-0.29°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2017
Jun 1902–Mar 1903
10-Month
38.90°F
(3.83°C)
39.44°F
(4.13°C)
-0.54°F
(-0.30°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2016
Ties: 1920, 1963
May 1902–Mar 1903
11-Month
39.87°F
(4.37°C)
40.17°F
(4.54°C)
-0.30°F
(-0.17°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2016
Ties: 1944, 1963
Apr 1902–Mar 1903
12-Month
39.74°F
(4.30°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
-0.30°F
(-0.17°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2016
Ties: 1971
Oct 1901–Mar 1903
18-Month
35.63°F
(2.02°C)
35.99°F
(2.22°C)
-0.36°F
(-0.20°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1918
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2017
Apr 1901–Mar 1903
24-Month
39.82°F
(4.34°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
-0.22°F
(-0.13°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1918
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2017
Ties: 1944
Apr 1900–Mar 1903
36-Month
40.11°F
(4.51°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
0.09°F
(0.05°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1901 1918
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2018
Apr 1899–Mar 1903
48-Month
40.11°F
(4.51°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
0.10°F
(0.06°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1902 1918
59th Warmest Warmest to Date 2019
Ties: 1961
Apr 1898–Mar 1903
60-Month
39.77°F
(4.32°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
-0.23°F
(-0.12°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1920
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2020
Ties: 1904, 1909, 1977

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