Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Average Temperature Rankings, March 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 2003
1-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
3.3°F
(1.8°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1960
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 1997
Feb–Mar 2003
2-Month
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1947
55th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1929, 1986, 1994
Jan–Mar 2003
3-Month
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1978
79th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1908, 1931
Dec 2002–Mar 2003
4-Month
37.5°F
(3.1°C)
38.3°F
(3.5°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1978
79th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Nov 2002–Mar 2003
5-Month
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1904
87th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1908, 1914, 1979
Oct 2002–Mar 2003
6-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1918
79th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1932
Ties: 1917, 1944, 1971, 1993
Sep 2002–Mar 2003
7-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1918
71st Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1932
Ties: 1962
Aug 2002–Mar 2003
8-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1918
58th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1932, 2017
Ties: 1897, 1923, 1925, 1930, 1955
Jul 2002–Mar 2003
9-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1918
49th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1932
Ties: 1943, 1983, 1985, 1997
Jun 2002–Mar 2003
10-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1918
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1909, 1927, 1943, 1998, 2013
May 2002–Mar 2003
11-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1918
50th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2020
Ties: 1983, 1988, 1997
Apr 2002–Mar 2003
12-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1918
41st Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2020
Ties: 1945, 1946
Oct 2001–Mar 2003
18-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1905
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Ties: 1922, 1991, 2016
Apr 2001–Mar 2003
24-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1905
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Ties: 1943, 1991
Apr 2000–Mar 2003
36-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1970
35th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2018, 2021
Ties: 1935, 1945, 1956, 1974, 2011
Apr 1999–Mar 2003
48-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1970
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2020
Ties: 1933, 1934, 1945, 1955
Apr 1998–Mar 2003
60-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1970
11th Warmest Warmest to Date 2020
Ties: 2006, 2014

Citing This Page

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