Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, March 2000

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 2000
1-Month
46.04°F
(7.80°C)
41.50°F
(5.28°C)
4.54°F
(2.52°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1965
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Feb–Mar 2000
2-Month
42.91°F
(6.06°C)
37.66°F
(3.14°C)
5.25°F
(2.92°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1899
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jan–Mar 2000
3-Month
39.80°F
(4.33°C)
35.15°F
(1.75°C)
4.65°F
(2.58°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1912
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Dec 1999–Mar 2000
4-Month
38.87°F
(3.82°C)
34.54°F
(1.41°C)
4.33°F
(2.41°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1899
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Nov 1999–Mar 2000
5-Month
40.72°F
(4.84°C)
35.98°F
(2.21°C)
4.74°F
(2.63°C)
127th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1899
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2000
Oct 1999–Mar 2000
6-Month
43.06°F
(6.14°C)
39.01°F
(3.89°C)
4.05°F
(2.25°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1899
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Sep 1999–Mar 2000
7-Month
46.10°F
(7.83°C)
42.70°F
(5.94°C)
3.40°F
(1.89°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1899
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Aug 1999–Mar 2000
8-Month
49.45°F
(9.69°C)
46.37°F
(7.98°C)
3.08°F
(1.71°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1899
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Jul 1999–Mar 2000
9-Month
52.21°F
(11.23°C)
49.40°F
(9.67°C)
2.81°F
(1.56°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1899
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2012
Jun 1999–Mar 2000
10-Month
53.82°F
(12.12°C)
51.31°F
(10.73°C)
2.51°F
(1.39°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1899
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2017
May 1999–Mar 2000
11-Month
54.39°F
(12.44°C)
52.12°F
(11.18°C)
2.27°F
(1.26°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1899
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2017
Apr 1999–Mar 2000
12-Month
54.15°F
(12.31°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
2.13°F
(1.19°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1899
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2017
Oct 1998–Mar 2000
18-Month
50.08°F
(10.04°C)
47.67°F
(8.71°C)
2.41°F
(1.33°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1913
5th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Apr 1998–Mar 2000
24-Month
54.24°F
(12.36°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
2.22°F
(1.24°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1918
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Apr 1997–Mar 2000
36-Month
53.68°F
(12.04°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
1.68°F
(0.93°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1918
6th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Apr 1996–Mar 2000
48-Month
53.36°F
(11.87°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
1.37°F
(0.76°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1918
17th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Ties: 2003
Apr 1995–Mar 2000
60-Month
53.06°F
(11.70°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
1.08°F
(0.60°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1920
22nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/