Climate at a Glance

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Missouri River Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1978
1-Month
33.2°F
(0.7°C)
32.9°F
(0.5°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1912
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1942, 1979, 2011
Feb–Mar 1978
2-Month
24.4°F
(-4.2°C)
28.5°F
(-1.9°C)
-4.1°F
(-2.3°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1899
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Ties: 1969
Jan–Mar 1978
3-Month
19.9°F
(-6.7°C)
25.5°F
(-3.6°C)
-5.6°F
(-3.1°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1899
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1992
Dec 1977–Mar 1978
4-Month
20.3°F
(-6.5°C)
25.0°F
(-3.9°C)
-4.7°F
(-2.6°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1992
Nov 1977–Mar 1978
5-Month
22.7°F
(-5.2°C)
26.6°F
(-3.0°C)
-3.9°F
(-2.2°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2000
Oct 1977–Mar 1978
6-Month
27.0°F
(-2.8°C)
30.2°F
(-1.0°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2000
Ties: 1969
Sep 1977–Mar 1978
7-Month
31.7°F
(-0.2°C)
34.3°F
(1.3°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Ties: 1929, 1937
Aug 1977–Mar 1978
8-Month
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Jul 1977–Mar 1978
9-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1903
Jun 1977–Mar 1978
10-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Ties: 1951
May 1977–Mar 1978
11-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Ties: 1928
Apr 1977–Mar 1978
12-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1899
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Ties: 1909, 1973
Oct 1976–Mar 1978
18-Month
39.8°F
(4.3°C)
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1913
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1908, 1957, 1973
Apr 1976–Mar 1978
24-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1952
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1923, 1926, 1947, 1974
Apr 1975–Mar 1978
36-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1918
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1923, 1947, 1958, 1966, 1968, 1994, 1997
Apr 1974–Mar 1978
48-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1899, 1918
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2007, 2018
Ties: 1903, 1948, 1963, 1965, 1976, 1981
Apr 1973–Mar 1978
60-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1900, 1920, 1952
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2008, 2016, 2017
Ties: 1947, 1948, 1956, 1977, 1981, 1982

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/