Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1987
1-Month
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1916
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1953, 1986
Feb–Mar 1987
2-Month
32.8°F
(0.4°C)
31.9°F
(-0.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1934
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1986
Jan–Mar 1987
3-Month
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
30.4°F
(-0.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1904
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1909, 1915, 1955
Dec 1986–Mar 1987
4-Month
31.7°F
(-0.2°C)
30.5°F
(-0.8°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1904
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1929
Nov 1986–Mar 1987
5-Month
33.4°F
(0.8°C)
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1904
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1966
Oct 1986–Mar 1987
6-Month
36.4°F
(2.4°C)
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1905
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1964
Sep 1986–Mar 1987
7-Month
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1918
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1929, 2001
Aug 1986–Mar 1987
8-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1904, 1905
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1909, 1996
Jul 1986–Mar 1987
9-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1905
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 2001
Jun 1986–Mar 1987
10-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1904
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1919, 1928, 1938, 1956, 1964, 1969, 1994
May 1986–Mar 1987
11-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1904, 1918
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1929, 1938, 1967
Apr 1986–Mar 1987
12-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1918
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1909, 1919, 1921, 1939, 1994, 2001, 2015
Oct 1985–Mar 1987
18-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1905
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2013, 2017
Ties: 1931, 1981
Apr 1985–Mar 1987
24-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1905
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2013, 2017
Ties: 1972, 1983
Apr 1984–Mar 1987
36-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1906
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2018
Ties: 1984, 1990, 1995, 2005
Apr 1983–Mar 1987
48-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1907
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2019
Ties: 1951, 1985
Apr 1982–Mar 1987
60-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1908
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2020
Ties: 1952, 1957, 1976, 1991, 1996

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on February 26, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/