Climate at a Glance

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South Atlantic-Gulf Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1981
1-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1960
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Ties: 1978
Feb–Mar 1981
2-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1947
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jan–Mar 1981
3-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.9°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012, 2017, 2020
Ties: 1905, 1924
Dec 1980–Mar 1981
4-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2020
Ties: 1936
Nov 1980–Mar 1981
5-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1932
Ties: 2010
Oct 1980–Mar 1981
6-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Ties: 1915
Sep 1980–Mar 1981
7-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Aug 1980–Mar 1981
8-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Ties: 1960
Jul 1980–Mar 1981
9-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Ties: 1896, 1936
Jun 1980–Mar 1981
10-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1977
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2017
Ties: 1896, 1924, 1936, 1996
May 1980–Mar 1981
11-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1977
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2017
Ties: 1960, 1963, 1966
Apr 1980–Mar 1981
12-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1977
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017, 2020
Ties: 1962, 1980, 1993
Oct 1979–Mar 1981
18-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1978
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Ties: 1919, 1982
Apr 1979–Mar 1981
24-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Ties: 1906, 1959, 1965
Apr 1978–Mar 1981
36-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1970
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2018
Ties: 1919, 1941, 1962, 1982
Apr 1977–Mar 1981
48-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1970
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2020
Ties: 1902, 1961, 1963, 1972
Apr 1976–Mar 1981
60-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2020
Ties: 1971

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published March 2021, retrieved on March 8, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/