Climate at a Glance

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New England Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1979
1-Month
34.3°F
(1.3°C)
28.5°F
(-1.9°C)
5.8°F
(3.2°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1916
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Feb–Mar 1979
2-Month
23.2°F
(-4.9°C)
23.3°F
(-4.8°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1923
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jan–Mar 1979
3-Month
21.9°F
(-5.6°C)
21.0°F
(-6.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1923
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2012
Ties: 1942, 1984, 1989
Dec 1978–Mar 1979
4-Month
22.0°F
(-5.6°C)
21.2°F
(-6.0°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1918
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2016
Ties: 1924, 1955
Nov 1978–Mar 1979
5-Month
24.3°F
(-4.3°C)
23.8°F
(-4.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1918
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012, 2016
Ties: 1945, 1964, 1986
Oct 1978–Mar 1979
6-Month
27.6°F
(-2.4°C)
27.5°F
(-2.5°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1918
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1939, 1989, 2019
Sep 1978–Mar 1979
7-Month
31.3°F
(-0.4°C)
31.7°F
(-0.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1918
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Aug 1978–Mar 1979
8-Month
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
35.7°F
(2.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1905
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012, 2016
Ties: 1909, 1956
Jul 1978–Mar 1979
9-Month
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1905
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1925, 1970, 1971, 1981, 2015
Jun 1978–Mar 1979
10-Month
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1905
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1968, 1970, 1971, 2001, 2003
May 1978–Mar 1979
11-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1918
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1910, 1955, 2015
Apr 1978–Mar 1979
12-Month
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1918
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1910, 1961, 1973, 1981, 1982, 2001, 2003
Oct 1977–Mar 1979
18-Month
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1905
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2013
Ties: 1899, 1901, 1928
Apr 1977–Mar 1979
24-Month
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1905
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2013
Ties: 1913, 1929, 1940, 1963, 1965
Apr 1976–Mar 1979
36-Month
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1906
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2013
Ties: 1914, 1930, 1942, 1959, 1967, 1968
Apr 1975–Mar 1979
48-Month
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1907
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2013
Ties: 1931, 1964, 1973
Apr 1974–Mar 1979
60-Month
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1908
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2013
Ties: 1943, 1945, 1959, 1972

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 15, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/