Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1979
1-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
3.9°F
(2.1°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1916
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Feb–Mar 1979
2-Month
30.0°F
(-1.1°C)
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1934
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 2014
Jan–Mar 1979
3-Month
29.8°F
(-1.2°C)
30.3°F
(-0.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Dec 1978–Mar 1979
4-Month
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
30.5°F
(-0.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1924, 1939, 2001, 2011
Nov 1978–Mar 1979
5-Month
32.8°F
(0.4°C)
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1945
Oct 1978–Mar 1979
6-Month
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1905
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1910
Sep 1978–Mar 1979
7-Month
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1918
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1922, 2015
Aug 1978–Mar 1979
8-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904, 1905
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1925, 1930, 1964
Jul 1978–Mar 1979
9-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1905
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1901, 1925, 1930
Jun 1978–Mar 1979
10-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1898, 1930
May 1978–Mar 1979
11-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904, 1918
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1898, 1930, 1969
Apr 1978–Mar 1979
12-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Ties: 1897, 1929, 1930, 1967, 1970
Oct 1977–Mar 1979
18-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1905
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2013, 2017
Ties: 1897, 1903, 1934, 1940, 1944
Apr 1977–Mar 1979
24-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1905
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2013, 2017
Ties: 1898, 1910, 1930, 1948, 1966
Apr 1976–Mar 1979
36-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1906
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1899, 1903, 1921, 1940, 1968, 1969, 1970
Apr 1975–Mar 1979
48-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1907
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Ties: 1935
Apr 1974–Mar 1979
60-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1908
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2013, 2014, 2016, 2019
Ties: 1935, 1962, 1982

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 8, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/