Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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South Atlantic-Gulf Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, March 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 2003
1-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1960
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 1929
Feb–Mar 2003
2-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1947
37th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Jan–Mar 2003
3-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1978
77th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012, 2017
Ties: 1948, 1993
Dec 2002–Mar 2003
4-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1978
76th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1987
Nov 2002–Mar 2003
5-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
85th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1932
Ties: 1961, 2015
Oct 2002–Mar 2003
6-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
70th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 2009
Sep 2002–Mar 2003
7-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
59th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1954
Aug 2002–Mar 2003
8-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1901, 1917, 1928, 1948, 1955, 1973
Jul 2002–Mar 2003
9-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
48th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1901, 1942, 1943, 2013
Jun 2002–Mar 2003
10-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1901, 1929, 1954, 1994
May 2002–Mar 2003
11-Month
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
51st Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1943, 1976, 1989, 1995
Apr 2002–Mar 2003
12-Month
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
36th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1934, 1972, 1997, 2006
Oct 2001–Mar 2003
18-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1978
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Ties: 1928, 1974, 2006
Apr 2001–Mar 2003
24-Month
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1978
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Ties: 1907, 1934, 1938, 2009
Apr 2000–Mar 2003
36-Month
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1970
50th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2018
Ties: 1936, 1938, 1956, 1989
Apr 1999–Mar 2003
48-Month
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1970
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2019
Ties: 1934, 1937, 1951, 1955, 2001, 2005, 2006
Apr 1998–Mar 2003
60-Month
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1970
5th Warmest Warmest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/