Climate at a Glance

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Missouri River Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1940
1-Month
34.2°F
(1.2°C)
32.9°F
(0.5°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1912
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Feb–Mar 1940
2-Month
29.0°F
(-1.7°C)
28.5°F
(-1.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1899
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2016
Jan–Mar 1940
3-Month
22.7°F
(-5.2°C)
25.5°F
(-3.6°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1899
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1992
Ties: 1951, 1955
Dec 1939–Mar 1940
4-Month
24.9°F
(-3.9°C)
24.9°F
(-3.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1899
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1992
Ties: 1947
Nov 1939–Mar 1940
5-Month
27.4°F
(-2.6°C)
26.6°F
(-3.0°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1899
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2000
Ties: 1919
Oct 1939–Mar 1940
6-Month
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
30.1°F
(-1.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1899
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2000
Ties: 1900
Sep 1939–Mar 1940
7-Month
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
34.3°F
(1.3°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1899
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Ties: 1938
Aug 1939–Mar 1940
8-Month
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1899
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Ties: 1945, 1974
Jul 1939–Mar 1940
9-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1899
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Jun 1939–Mar 1940
10-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1899
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
May 1939–Mar 1940
11-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1899
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2016
Ties: 1989, 1991, 1998
Apr 1939–Mar 1940
12-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1899
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2016
Ties: 1938, 1990, 1991, 2015
Oct 1938–Mar 1940
18-Month
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1913
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Ties: 1941, 1995
Apr 1938–Mar 1940
24-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1952
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1939, 1964
Apr 1937–Mar 1940
36-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1918
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Ties: 1942, 2009
Apr 1936–Mar 1940
48-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1899, 1918
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2007, 2018
Ties: 1993
Apr 1935–Mar 1940
60-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1900, 1920, 1952
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2008, 2016, 2017
Ties: 1946, 1964, 1965, 1983, 1996

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/