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Washington (Dulles), District of Columbia

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1981

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1981
1-Month
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.8°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 2014
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Feb–Mar 1981
2-Month
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 2015
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1988
Jan–Mar 1981
3-Month
35.7°F
(2.1°C)
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.3°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1978
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Dec 1980–Mar 1981
4-Month
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1978
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Ties: 1967, 1968
Nov 1980–Mar 1981
5-Month
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1970
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Oct 1980–Mar 1981
6-Month
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Sep 1980–Mar 1981
7-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1977
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Aug 1980–Mar 1981
8-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1977
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Ties: 1984, 1996
Jul 1980–Mar 1981
9-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1977
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Ties: 1984
Jun 1980–Mar 1981
10-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1977
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Ties: 1980, 2014
May 1980–Mar 1981
11-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1977
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1966
Apr 1980–Mar 1981
12-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1977
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Oct 1979–Mar 1981
18-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1968, 1978
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1994
Apr 1979–Mar 1981
24-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1968
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1983
Apr 1978–Mar 1981
36-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1969
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2022
Ties: 1984
Apr 1977–Mar 1981
48-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1970
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2020, 2022
Ties: 1978, 1982
Apr 1976–Mar 1981
60-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1969, 1970
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2020

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