Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, March 2012

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 2012
1-Month
37.96°F
(3.31°C)
29.99°F
(-1.12°C)
7.97°F
(4.43°C)
127th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1965
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Feb–Mar 2012
2-Month
32.46°F
(0.26°C)
26.40°F
(-3.11°C)
6.06°F
(3.37°C)
127th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1899
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jan–Mar 2012
3-Month
29.86°F
(-1.19°C)
24.18°F
(-4.34°C)
5.68°F
(3.15°C)
127th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1912
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Dec 2011–Mar 2012
4-Month
28.72°F
(-1.82°C)
23.81°F
(-4.55°C)
4.91°F
(2.73°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1899
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Nov 2011–Mar 2012
5-Month
29.45°F
(-1.42°C)
25.18°F
(-3.79°C)
4.27°F
(2.37°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1899
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Oct 2011–Mar 2012
6-Month
31.60°F
(-0.22°C)
27.89°F
(-2.28°C)
3.71°F
(2.06°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1899
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Sep 2011–Mar 2012
7-Month
34.62°F
(1.46°C)
31.32°F
(-0.38°C)
3.30°F
(1.84°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Aug 2011–Mar 2012
8-Month
38.00°F
(3.33°C)
34.79°F
(1.55°C)
3.21°F
(1.78°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Jul 2011–Mar 2012
9-Month
40.82°F
(4.90°C)
37.65°F
(3.14°C)
3.17°F
(1.76°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jun 2011–Mar 2012
10-Month
42.43°F
(5.79°C)
39.45°F
(4.14°C)
2.98°F
(1.65°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
May 2011–Mar 2012
11-Month
42.85°F
(6.03°C)
40.17°F
(4.54°C)
2.68°F
(1.49°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2016
Ties: 1999
Apr 2011–Mar 2012
12-Month
42.59°F
(5.88°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
2.55°F
(1.41°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Oct 2010–Mar 2012
18-Month
37.81°F
(3.23°C)
35.99°F
(2.22°C)
1.82°F
(1.01°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1918
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2017
Apr 2010–Mar 2012
24-Month
41.83°F
(5.46°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
1.79°F
(0.99°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1918
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Apr 2009–Mar 2012
36-Month
41.42°F
(5.23°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
1.40°F
(0.77°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1918
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2018
Apr 2008–Mar 2012
48-Month
41.16°F
(5.09°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
1.15°F
(0.64°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1918
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2019
Apr 2007–Mar 2012
60-Month
41.17°F
(5.09°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
1.17°F
(0.65°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1920
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 22, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/