Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, March 1931

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1931
1-Month
28.33°F
(-2.04°C)
29.99°F
(-1.12°C)
-1.66°F
(-0.92°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1965
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1930 2012
Feb–Mar 1931
2-Month
27.85°F
(-2.31°C)
26.41°F
(-3.11°C)
1.44°F
(0.80°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1929 1899
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1930 2012
Jan–Mar 1931
3-Month
26.01°F
(-3.33°C)
24.18°F
(-4.34°C)
1.83°F
(1.01°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1912
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2012
Dec 1930–Mar 1931
4-Month
24.84°F
(-3.98°C)
23.80°F
(-4.56°C)
1.04°F
(0.58°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1899
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2016
Nov 1930–Mar 1931
5-Month
25.83°F
(-3.43°C)
25.18°F
(-3.79°C)
0.65°F
(0.36°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1899
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2016
Oct 1930–Mar 1931
6-Month
28.20°F
(-2.11°C)
27.89°F
(-2.28°C)
0.31°F
(0.17°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1899
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1928 2016
Ties: 1946, 1973
Sep 1930–Mar 1931
7-Month
31.69°F
(-0.17°C)
31.33°F
(-0.37°C)
0.36°F
(0.20°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1917
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1928 2016
Ties: 1919, 1957
Aug 1930–Mar 1931
8-Month
35.13°F
(1.74°C)
34.79°F
(1.55°C)
0.34°F
(0.19°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1917
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2016
Ties: 1914, 1919
Jul 1930–Mar 1931
9-Month
38.00°F
(3.33°C)
37.65°F
(3.14°C)
0.35°F
(0.19°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2017
Ties: 1989
Jun 1930–Mar 1931
10-Month
39.67°F
(4.26°C)
39.45°F
(4.14°C)
0.22°F
(0.12°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1917
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2016
May 1930–Mar 1931
11-Month
40.33°F
(4.63°C)
40.17°F
(4.54°C)
0.16°F
(0.09°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1917
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2016
Ties: 1922
Apr 1930–Mar 1931
12-Month
40.39°F
(4.66°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
0.35°F
(0.19°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2016
Oct 1929–Mar 1931
18-Month
35.96°F
(2.20°C)
35.98°F
(2.21°C)
-0.02°F
(-0.01°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1918
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1928 2017
Apr 1929–Mar 1931
24-Month
39.87°F
(4.37°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
-0.16°F
(-0.09°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1918
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1928 2017
Ties: 1956
Apr 1928–Mar 1931
36-Month
39.54°F
(4.19°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
-0.48°F
(-0.27°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1918
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1929 2018
Ties: 1952
Apr 1927–Mar 1931
48-Month
39.66°F
(4.26°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
-0.34°F
(-0.18°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1921 1918
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1930 2019
Apr 1926–Mar 1931
60-Month
39.82°F
(4.34°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
-0.18°F
(-0.10°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1920
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1928 2020
Ties: 1902, 1978

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