Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Average Temperature Rankings, March 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 2003
1-Month
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1916
55th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1958, 1994
Feb–Mar 2003
2-Month
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1934
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 2007
Jan–Mar 2003
3-Month
28.5°F
(-1.9°C)
30.4°F
(-0.9°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1904
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1924
Dec 2002–Mar 2003
4-Month
29.3°F
(-1.5°C)
30.5°F
(-0.8°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1904
90th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1965, 1982
Nov 2002–Mar 2003
5-Month
31.8°F
(-0.1°C)
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1904
86th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1982
Oct 2002–Mar 2003
6-Month
35.0°F
(1.7°C)
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1905
87th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Sep 2002–Mar 2003
7-Month
39.4°F
(4.1°C)
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1918
77th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1915, 1924, 1925, 1996
Aug 2002–Mar 2003
8-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1904, 1905
61st Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1903, 2001
Jul 2002–Mar 2003
9-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1905
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1929, 1937, 1939, 2005
Jun 2002–Mar 2003
10-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1904
56th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1939, 1946, 1955, 1988
May 2002–Mar 2003
11-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1904, 1918
56th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1909, 1966, 1996
Apr 2002–Mar 2003
12-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1918
46th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1913, 1931, 1933, 1975
Oct 2001–Mar 2003
18-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1905
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2013, 2017
Apr 2001–Mar 2003
24-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1905
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2013, 2017
Ties: 1999, 2011
Apr 2000–Mar 2003
36-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1906
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2018
Ties: 1955
Apr 1999–Mar 2003
48-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1907
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2019
Ties: 2001
Apr 1998–Mar 2003
60-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1908
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2020
Ties: 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 21, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/