Climate at a Glance

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South Atlantic-Gulf Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1998
1-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1960
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2012
Feb–Mar 1998
2-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1947
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2012
Ties: 1930, 1951, 2005
Jan–Mar 1998
3-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1978
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2012, 2017, 2020
Ties: 1923, 1972, 2005
Dec 1997–Mar 1998
4-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1978
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2020
Ties: 1903, 1944, 1954, 1973, 1985
Nov 1997–Mar 1998
5-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1977
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 1932
Ties: 1947
Oct 1997–Mar 1998
6-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1977
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2017
Ties: 1942
Sep 1997–Mar 1998
7-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1977
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2017
Ties: 1901, 1955, 2009
Aug 1997–Mar 1998
8-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1977
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2017
Ties: 1953, 2009
Jul 1997–Mar 1998
9-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1977
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2017
Ties: 1948, 2009
Jun 1997–Mar 1998
10-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1977
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2017
Ties: 1900, 1910, 1930, 1959, 1962
May 1997–Mar 1998
11-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1977
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2017
Ties: 1908, 1962, 2014
Apr 1997–Mar 1998
12-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1977
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2017, 2020
Ties: 1899, 1960, 1967
Oct 1996–Mar 1998
18-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1978
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1908, 1913, 1927, 1929, 2002
Apr 1996–Mar 1998
24-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1978
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2017
Ties: 1914, 1948, 1952, 1976, 1996, 2011
Apr 1995–Mar 1998
36-Month
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1970
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2018
Ties: 1901, 1903, 1912, 1926, 1958, 1959
Apr 1994–Mar 1998
48-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1970
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2020
Ties: 1913, 1958
Apr 1993–Mar 1998
60-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1970
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2020
Ties: 1909, 1917, 1922, 1959, 1974, 1988, 1996, 1997

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 2, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/