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 April 2022. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, March 1976

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Coolest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Warmest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1976
1-Month
30.22°F
(-0.99°C)
29.99°F
(-1.12°C)
0.23°F
(0.13°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1965
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2012
Feb–Mar 1976
2-Month
28.86°F
(-1.74°C)
26.40°F
(-3.11°C)
2.46°F
(1.37°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1899
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Jan–Mar 1976
3-Month
25.36°F
(-3.69°C)
24.18°F
(-4.34°C)
1.18°F
(0.65°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1912
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2012
Dec 1975–Mar 1976
4-Month
25.03°F
(-3.87°C)
23.81°F
(-4.55°C)
1.22°F
(0.68°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1899
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2016
Nov 1975–Mar 1976
5-Month
26.23°F
(-3.21°C)
25.19°F
(-3.78°C)
1.04°F
(0.57°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1899
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2016
Oct 1975–Mar 1976
6-Month
28.80°F
(-1.78°C)
27.89°F
(-2.28°C)
0.91°F
(0.50°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1899
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2016
Ties: 1945
Sep 1975–Mar 1976
7-Month
31.83°F
(-0.09°C)
31.32°F
(-0.38°C)
0.51°F
(0.29°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2016
Aug 1975–Mar 1976
8-Month
35.20°F
(1.78°C)
34.79°F
(1.55°C)
0.41°F
(0.23°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1917
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2016
Jul 1975–Mar 1976
9-Month
38.07°F
(3.37°C)
37.65°F
(3.14°C)
0.42°F
(0.23°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1917
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Jun 1975–Mar 1976
10-Month
39.77°F
(4.32°C)
39.44°F
(4.13°C)
0.33°F
(0.19°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2016
May 1975–Mar 1976
11-Month
40.50°F
(4.72°C)
40.17°F
(4.54°C)
0.33°F
(0.18°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1917
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2016
Apr 1975–Mar 1976
12-Month
40.10°F
(4.50°C)
40.05°F
(4.47°C)
0.05°F
(0.03°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1917
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2016
Ties: 1900
Oct 1974–Mar 1976
18-Month
36.11°F
(2.28°C)
35.99°F
(2.22°C)
0.12°F
(0.06°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1918
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2017
Apr 1974–Mar 1976
24-Month
39.96°F
(4.42°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
-0.08°F
(-0.05°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1918
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2017
Ties: 1967
Apr 1973–Mar 1976
36-Month
40.21°F
(4.56°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
0.19°F
(0.10°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1918
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2018
Apr 1972–Mar 1976
48-Month
40.17°F
(4.54°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
0.17°F
(0.10°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1918
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2019
Apr 1971–Mar 1976
60-Month
40.15°F
(4.53°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
0.15°F
(0.09°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1920
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/