Climate at a Glance

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Upper Colorado River Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1979
1-Month
31.8°F
(-0.1°C)
32.8°F
(0.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1899, 1971
Feb–Mar 1979
2-Month
26.6°F
(-3.0°C)
29.2°F
(-1.6°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1903
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1956, 1984
Jan–Mar 1979
3-Month
21.9°F
(-5.6°C)
26.5°F
(-3.1°C)
-4.6°F
(-2.5°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1917
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1929
Dec 1978–Mar 1979
4-Month
20.2°F
(-6.6°C)
25.6°F
(-3.6°C)
-5.4°F
(-3.0°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1917
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1933
Nov 1978–Mar 1979
5-Month
22.6°F
(-5.2°C)
26.9°F
(-2.8°C)
-4.3°F
(-2.4°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1917
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1934
Oct 1978–Mar 1979
6-Month
26.8°F
(-2.9°C)
29.9°F
(-1.2°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1917
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1934
Ties: 1929, 1932
Sep 1978–Mar 1979
7-Month
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
33.8°F
(1.0°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1917
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1934, 2015
Ties: 1898, 1929
Aug 1978–Mar 1979
8-Month
35.2°F
(1.8°C)
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1917
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1934
Ties: 1949
Jul 1978–Mar 1979
9-Month
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1917
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Jun 1978–Mar 1979
10-Month
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1917
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1934
May 1978–Mar 1979
11-Month
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1917
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1912
Apr 1978–Mar 1979
12-Month
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1913
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015, 2018
Ties: 1898, 1949, 1969
Oct 1977–Mar 1979
18-Month
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1913
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1905, 1939, 1943, 1945, 1946, 1972
Apr 1977–Mar 1979
24-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1913
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1927, 1938, 1940, 1986, 1994
Apr 1976–Mar 1979
36-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1914
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017, 2018
Ties: 1943, 1960
Apr 1975–Mar 1979
48-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1915
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1939, 1948, 1955, 1965, 1966, 1986, 1987
Apr 1974–Mar 1979
60-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018, 2019
Ties: 1948, 1955, 1956, 1980, 1987, 1988

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/