Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, March 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1961
1-Month
32.52°F
(0.29°C)
29.99°F
(-1.12°C)
2.53°F
(1.41°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1965
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Feb–Mar 1961
2-Month
29.42°F
(-1.43°C)
26.40°F
(-3.11°C)
3.02°F
(1.68°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1899
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Jan–Mar 1961
3-Month
25.68°F
(-3.51°C)
24.18°F
(-4.34°C)
1.50°F
(0.83°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1912
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2012
Ties: 1981
Dec 1960–Mar 1961
4-Month
24.28°F
(-4.29°C)
23.80°F
(-4.56°C)
0.48°F
(0.27°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1899
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2016
Nov 1960–Mar 1961
5-Month
25.70°F
(-3.50°C)
25.18°F
(-3.79°C)
0.52°F
(0.29°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1899
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2016
Ties: 1900, 1919
Oct 1960–Mar 1961
6-Month
28.46°F
(-1.97°C)
27.89°F
(-2.28°C)
0.57°F
(0.31°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1899
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2016
Sep 1960–Mar 1961
7-Month
31.98°F
(-0.01°C)
31.32°F
(-0.38°C)
0.66°F
(0.37°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2016
Aug 1960–Mar 1961
8-Month
35.38°F
(1.88°C)
34.79°F
(1.55°C)
0.59°F
(0.33°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2016
Jul 1960–Mar 1961
9-Month
38.14°F
(3.41°C)
37.65°F
(3.14°C)
0.49°F
(0.27°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2017
Ties: 2010
Jun 1960–Mar 1961
10-Month
39.90°F
(4.39°C)
39.45°F
(4.14°C)
0.45°F
(0.25°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2016
May 1960–Mar 1961
11-Month
40.47°F
(4.71°C)
40.17°F
(4.54°C)
0.30°F
(0.17°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2016
Apr 1960–Mar 1961
12-Month
40.42°F
(4.68°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
0.38°F
(0.21°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2016
Oct 1959–Mar 1961
18-Month
35.82°F
(2.12°C)
35.98°F
(2.21°C)
-0.16°F
(-0.09°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1918
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1994
Apr 1959–Mar 1961
24-Month
40.07°F
(4.48°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
0.04°F
(0.02°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1918
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Apr 1958–Mar 1961
36-Month
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
0.01°F
(0.01°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1918
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2018
Apr 1957–Mar 1961
48-Month
40.11°F
(4.51°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
0.10°F
(0.06°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1918
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2019
Ties: 1903
Apr 1956–Mar 1961
60-Month
40.12°F
(4.51°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
0.12°F
(0.07°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1920
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 20, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/