Climate at a Glance

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South Atlantic-Gulf Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1956
1-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1960
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Feb–Mar 1956
2-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1947
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2012
Ties: 1932
Jan–Mar 1956
3-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1978
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012, 2017, 2020
Ties: 1943, 1961, 2011, 2013
Dec 1955–Mar 1956
4-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1978
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2020
Ties: 1965, 1982
Nov 1955–Mar 1956
5-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1977
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1932
Ties: 1920, 1979, 1988
Oct 1955–Mar 1956
6-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1977
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1959, 1979
Sep 1955–Mar 1956
7-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1977
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1965
Aug 1955–Mar 1956
8-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1977
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1930, 2015
Jul 1955–Mar 1956
9-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1977
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1926, 1944, 1961, 1975, 1979, 1983, 2015
Jun 1955–Mar 1956
10-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1977
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1906, 1908, 1947, 1965, 1971, 1975, 1988, 1993, 2014
May 1955–Mar 1956
11-Month
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1977
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1911, 1959, 1988
Apr 1955–Mar 1956
12-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1977
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017, 2020
Ties: 2015
Oct 1954–Mar 1956
18-Month
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1978
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1925, 1942, 1958, 1989, 2011, 2014, 2015
Apr 1954–Mar 1956
24-Month
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1978
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1897, 1926, 1929, 1936, 1951, 1973, 1988, 1995, 2002
Apr 1953–Mar 1956
36-Month
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1970
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018
Ties: 1936, 1938, 1989, 2003
Apr 1952–Mar 1956
48-Month
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1970
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2020
Ties: 1900, 1910, 1930, 1976, 1988, 1990, 2004
Apr 1951–Mar 1956
60-Month
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1970
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2020
Ties: 1926, 1929, 1946, 1951, 1954, 1990, 1994, 1995, 2005

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 3, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/