Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1979
1-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
2.3°F
(1.2°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1960
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1905
Feb–Mar 1979
2-Month
37.4°F
(3.0°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.8°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1947
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1900, 1904
Jan–Mar 1979
3-Month
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 2015
Dec 1978–Mar 1979
4-Month
36.5°F
(2.5°C)
38.3°F
(3.5°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Nov 1978–Mar 1979
5-Month
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1908, 1914, 2003
Oct 1978–Mar 1979
6-Month
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1918
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1932
Ties: 1956, 1966
Sep 1978–Mar 1979
7-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1918
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1932
Ties: 1961, 1966, 1988
Aug 1978–Mar 1979
8-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1918
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1932, 2017
Ties: 1988
Jul 1978–Mar 1979
9-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1918
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1932
Ties: 1900, 1931, 1934, 1947, 2010
Jun 1978–Mar 1979
10-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1918
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1931
May 1978–Mar 1979
11-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1918
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2020
Ties: 1947, 1951, 1965, 1975, 1981, 2015
Apr 1978–Mar 1979
12-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1918
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2020
Ties: 1914, 1924, 1973, 1981, 2014, 2015
Oct 1977–Mar 1979
18-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1905
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1964, 1969
Apr 1977–Mar 1979
24-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1905
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1904, 1912, 1977
Apr 1976–Mar 1979
36-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1970
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Apr 1975–Mar 1979
48-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1970
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2020
Ties: 1908, 1963, 1967, 1978
Apr 1974–Mar 1979
60-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2020
Ties: 1912, 1921, 1963

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 24, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/