Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1979
1-Month
20.7°F
(-6.3°C)
24.8°F
(-4.0°C)
-4.1°F
(-2.3°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1899
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Feb–Mar 1979
2-Month
9.8°F
(-12.3°C)
18.3°F
(-7.6°C)
-8.5°F
(-4.7°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1899
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Jan–Mar 1979
3-Month
5.0°F
(-15.0°C)
14.3°F
(-9.8°C)
-9.3°F
(-5.2°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1936
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Dec 1978–Mar 1979
4-Month
5.5°F
(-14.7°C)
14.0°F
(-10.0°C)
-8.5°F
(-4.7°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1936
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Nov 1978–Mar 1979
5-Month
8.6°F
(-13.0°C)
16.4°F
(-8.7°C)
-7.8°F
(-4.3°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1936
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Oct 1978–Mar 1979
6-Month
14.8°F
(-9.6°C)
21.1°F
(-6.1°C)
-6.3°F
(-3.5°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1936
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Sep 1978–Mar 1979
7-Month
21.4°F
(-5.9°C)
26.1°F
(-3.3°C)
-4.7°F
(-2.6°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1936
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Aug 1978–Mar 1979
8-Month
27.2°F
(-2.7°C)
31.2°F
(-0.4°C)
-4.0°F
(-2.3°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1897
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Ties: 1952
Jul 1978–Mar 1979
9-Month
31.7°F
(-0.2°C)
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
-3.7°F
(-2.1°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1897
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Jun 1978–Mar 1979
10-Month
34.8°F
(1.6°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.8°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1897
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Ties: 1903, 1951
May 1978–Mar 1979
11-Month
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1936
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012, 2016
Ties: 1969, 1994
Apr 1978–Mar 1979
12-Month
37.2°F
(2.9°C)
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1936
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1916, 1965, 1997
Oct 1977–Mar 1979
18-Month
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
33.5°F
(0.8°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1951
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1913
Apr 1977–Mar 1979
24-Month
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1952
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Apr 1976–Mar 1979
36-Month
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1899
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2000
Ties: 1996, 1997
Apr 1975–Mar 1979
48-Month
39.4°F
(4.1°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1899
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1990, 1992, 2002, 2018
Ties: 1922, 1923, 1948, 1974
Apr 1974–Mar 1979
60-Month
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1900
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1992
Ties: 1939, 1947, 1975

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 15, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/