Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1948
1-Month
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1916
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1908, 1930, 1955
Feb–Mar 1948
2-Month
30.2°F
(-1.0°C)
31.9°F
(-0.1°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1934
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2012
Ties: 1958, 1959
Jan–Mar 1948
3-Month
27.4°F
(-2.6°C)
30.4°F
(-0.9°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1904
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2012
Dec 1947–Mar 1948
4-Month
27.6°F
(-2.4°C)
30.5°F
(-0.8°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1904
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2012
Ties: 1911
Nov 1947–Mar 1948
5-Month
29.8°F
(-1.2°C)
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1904
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2012
Oct 1947–Mar 1948
6-Month
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1905
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2012
Ties: 1902, 1935
Sep 1947–Mar 1948
7-Month
38.5°F
(3.6°C)
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1918
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2012
Ties: 1897, 1961
Aug 1947–Mar 1948
8-Month
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1904, 1905
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2012
Ties: 1970
Jul 1947–Mar 1948
9-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1905
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2012
Jun 1947–Mar 1948
10-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1904
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2012
Ties: 1915, 1943, 1961
May 1947–Mar 1948
11-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1904, 1918
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2012
Ties: 1899, 1906, 1914, 1924, 1925
Apr 1947–Mar 1948
12-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1918
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2012
Ties: 1906, 1925, 1977
Oct 1946–Mar 1948
18-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1905
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2013, 2017
Ties: 1942, 1994
Apr 1946–Mar 1948
24-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1905
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2013, 2017
Ties: 1898, 1910, 1930, 1966, 1979
Apr 1945–Mar 1948
36-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1906
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2018
Ties: 1931, 1945, 1971
Apr 1944–Mar 1948
48-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1907
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2019
Ties: 1945, 1972, 1973, 1978, 1982
Apr 1943–Mar 1948
60-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1908
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2020
Ties: 1959, 1961

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 18, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/