Climate at a Glance

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Minimum Temperature Rankings, March 1896

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1896
1-Month
26.62°F
(-2.99°C)
29.99°F
(-1.12°C)
-3.37°F
(-1.87°C)
11th Coolest Coolest to Date 1965
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1895 2012
Feb–Mar 1896
2-Month
25.07°F
(-3.85°C)
26.40°F
(-3.11°C)
-1.33°F
(-0.74°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1899
97th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1942
Jan–Mar 1896
3-Month
23.89°F
(-4.51°C)
24.19°F
(-4.34°C)
-0.30°F
(-0.17°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1912
77th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1914
Dec 1895–Mar 1896
4-Month
23.25°F
(-4.86°C)
23.81°F
(-4.55°C)
-0.56°F
(-0.31°C)
44th Coolest Coolest to Date 1899
84th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Nov 1895–Mar 1896
5-Month
24.25°F
(-4.31°C)
25.19°F
(-3.78°C)
-0.94°F
(-0.53°C)
27th Coolest Coolest to Date 1899
101st Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Ties: 1930
Oct 1895–Mar 1896
6-Month
26.40°F
(-3.11°C)
27.89°F
(-2.28°C)
-1.49°F
(-0.83°C)
10th Coolest Coolest to Date 1899
118th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Sep 1895–Mar 1896
7-Month
30.11°F
(-1.05°C)
31.32°F
(-0.38°C)
-1.21°F
(-0.67°C)
14th Coolest Coolest to Date 1917
114th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Aug 1895–Mar 1896
8-Month
33.64°F
(0.91°C)
34.79°F
(1.55°C)
-1.15°F
(-0.64°C)
12th Coolest Coolest to Date 1917
116th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Jul 1895–Mar 1896
9-Month
36.40°F
(2.44°C)
37.65°F
(3.14°C)
-1.25°F
(-0.70°C)
10th Coolest Coolest to Date 1917
118th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jun 1895–Mar 1896
10-Month
38.23°F
(3.46°C)
39.44°F
(4.13°C)
-1.21°F
(-0.67°C)
10th Coolest Coolest to Date 1917
118th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
May 1895–Mar 1896
11-Month
39.04°F
(3.91°C)
40.18°F
(4.54°C)
-1.14°F
(-0.63°C)
10th Coolest Coolest to Date 1917
118th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Apr 1895–Mar 1896
12-Month
39.07°F
(3.93°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
-0.97°F
(-0.54°C)
13th Coolest Coolest to Date 1917
115th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016

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