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 October 2021. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, March 2018

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 2018
1-Month
31.44°F
(-0.31°C)
29.99°F
(-1.12°C)
1.45°F
(0.81°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1965
41st Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Feb–Mar 2018
2-Month
27.91°F
(-2.27°C)
26.41°F
(-3.11°C)
1.50°F
(0.84°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1899
35th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Jan–Mar 2018
3-Month
25.66°F
(-3.52°C)
24.19°F
(-4.34°C)
1.47°F
(0.82°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1912
35th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Dec 2017–Mar 2018
4-Month
25.18°F
(-3.79°C)
23.81°F
(-4.55°C)
1.37°F
(0.76°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1899
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2016
Nov 2017–Mar 2018
5-Month
26.92°F
(-2.82°C)
25.19°F
(-3.78°C)
1.73°F
(0.96°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1899
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2016
Oct 2017–Mar 2018
6-Month
29.58°F
(-1.34°C)
27.89°F
(-2.28°C)
1.69°F
(0.94°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1899
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2016
Sep 2017–Mar 2018
7-Month
33.04°F
(0.58°C)
31.32°F
(-0.38°C)
1.72°F
(0.96°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2016
Aug 2017–Mar 2018
8-Month
36.38°F
(2.43°C)
34.79°F
(1.55°C)
1.59°F
(0.88°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2016
Jul 2017–Mar 2018
9-Month
39.32°F
(4.07°C)
37.65°F
(3.14°C)
1.67°F
(0.93°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1917
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Jun 2017–Mar 2018
10-Month
41.13°F
(5.07°C)
39.44°F
(4.13°C)
1.69°F
(0.94°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1917
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2016
May 2017–Mar 2018
11-Month
41.74°F
(5.41°C)
40.17°F
(4.54°C)
1.57°F
(0.87°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2016
Apr 2017–Mar 2018
12-Month
41.74°F
(5.41°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
1.70°F
(0.94°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1917
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2016
Ties: 2021
Oct 2016–Mar 2018
18-Month
38.62°F
(3.68°C)
35.99°F
(2.22°C)
2.63°F
(1.46°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Apr 2016–Mar 2018
24-Month
42.55°F
(5.86°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
2.52°F
(1.40°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1918
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Apr 2015–Mar 2018
36-Month
42.85°F
(6.03°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
2.83°F
(1.57°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1918
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Apr 2014–Mar 2018
48-Month
42.52°F
(5.84°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
2.51°F
(1.39°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1918
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2019
Apr 2013–Mar 2018
60-Month
42.04°F
(5.58°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
2.04°F
(1.14°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1920
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 27, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/