Climate at a Glance

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Upper Colorado River Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1988
1-Month
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
32.8°F
(0.4°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1917
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1927
Feb–Mar 1988
2-Month
28.9°F
(-1.7°C)
29.2°F
(-1.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1903
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Jan–Mar 1988
3-Month
25.2°F
(-3.8°C)
26.5°F
(-3.1°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Dec 1987–Mar 1988
4-Month
24.4°F
(-4.2°C)
25.6°F
(-3.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 1909, 1969, 1974
Nov 1987–Mar 1988
5-Month
26.1°F
(-3.3°C)
26.9°F
(-2.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1934
Ties: 1974, 1993
Oct 1987–Mar 1988
6-Month
29.8°F
(-1.2°C)
29.9°F
(-1.2°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1934
Ties: 1922, 1946, 1957, 1968, 1975, 2008
Sep 1987–Mar 1988
7-Month
33.8°F
(1.0°C)
33.8°F
(1.0°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1934, 2015
Ties: 1926, 1958, 1968, 2010
Aug 1987–Mar 1988
8-Month
37.5°F
(3.1°C)
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1934
Ties: 1921, 1946, 1957
Jul 1987–Mar 1988
9-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 1923, 1965
Jun 1987–Mar 1988
10-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1934
Ties: 1923, 1960, 1971, 1975, 1993, 2010
May 1987–Mar 1988
11-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 1926, 1936, 1950, 1972
Apr 1987–Mar 1988
12-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1913
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2015
Ties: 1951, 1980
Oct 1986–Mar 1988
18-Month
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1913
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2018
Ties: 1902, 1927, 1934, 1940, 1947, 1957, 1983, 2011
Apr 1986–Mar 1988
24-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1913
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2018
Ties: 1928, 1934, 1945, 1951, 1957, 1968, 1971
Apr 1985–Mar 1988
36-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1914
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2017, 2018
Ties: 1935, 1961, 2011, 2012
Apr 1984–Mar 1988
48-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1915
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2018
Ties: 1935, 1940, 1957, 1959, 1962, 1980
Apr 1983–Mar 1988
60-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1917
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2018, 2019
Ties: 1948, 1955, 1956, 1979, 1980, 1987

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 19, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/