Climate at a Glance

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Southeast Climate Region

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1979
1-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1960
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1923, 2006, 2008
Feb–Mar 1979
2-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1947
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1899, 1905, 1996
Jan–Mar 1979
3-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012, 2020
Dec 1978–Mar 1979
4-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2020
Ties: 1896, 1914
Nov 1978–Mar 1979
5-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1932
Ties: 1948, 1982
Oct 1978–Mar 1979
6-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1932
Ties: 1910, 1959, 2015
Sep 1978–Mar 1979
7-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1932
Ties: 1965, 1993, 2015
Aug 1978–Mar 1979
8-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1930
Jul 1978–Mar 1979
9-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1956, 1975
Jun 1978–Mar 1979
10-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1917, 1926, 1948
May 1978–Mar 1979
11-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017, 2020
Ties: 1912
Apr 1978–Mar 1979
12-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2020
Ties: 1900, 1929, 1971, 1983, 1985
Oct 1977–Mar 1979
18-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Apr 1977–Mar 1979
24-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Apr 1976–Mar 1979
36-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1970
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1969
Apr 1975–Mar 1979
48-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1970
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2020
Ties: 1965, 1968, 1978
Apr 1974–Mar 1979
60-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2020
Ties: 1905, 1964, 1966, 1967

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 20, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/