Climate at a Glance

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South Atlantic-Gulf Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1940
1-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1960
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1916, 1934, 1966, 1968
Feb–Mar 1940
2-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1934 1947
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Jan–Mar 1940
3-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-5.5°F
(-3.1°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012, 2017
Dec 1939–Mar 1940
4-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
-4.0°F
(-2.3°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2020
Nov 1939–Mar 1940
5-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-3.8°F
(-2.1°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1902 1977
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Ties: 1902
Oct 1939–Mar 1940
6-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1902 1977
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Sep 1939–Mar 1940
7-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.3°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1977
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1904
Aug 1939–Mar 1940
8-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1977
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Jul 1939–Mar 1940
9-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1977
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1915
Jun 1939–Mar 1940
10-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1977
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
May 1939–Mar 1940
11-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1977
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1905, 1978
Apr 1939–Mar 1940
12-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1977
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017, 2020
Oct 1938–Mar 1940
18-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1978
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1914, 1983, 1993
Apr 1938–Mar 1940
24-Month
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1978
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1912, 1958, 2015
Apr 1937–Mar 1940
36-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1970
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2018
Ties: 1910, 1914, 1943, 1986, 1995
Apr 1936–Mar 1940
48-Month
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1970
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2020
Ties: 1926, 1932, 1947, 1948, 1954, 1995, 1997
Apr 1935–Mar 1940
60-Month
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1970
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2020
Ties: 1900, 1931, 1945, 1958, 1987

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