Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, March 1943

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1943
1-Month
26.31°F
(-3.16°C)
29.99°F
(-1.12°C)
-3.68°F
(-2.04°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1923 1965
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Feb–Mar 1943
2-Month
24.97°F
(-3.91°C)
26.40°F
(-3.11°C)
-1.43°F
(-0.80°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1899
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Jan–Mar 1943
3-Month
22.80°F
(-5.11°C)
24.18°F
(-4.34°C)
-1.38°F
(-0.77°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1912
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Dec 1942–Mar 1943
4-Month
22.88°F
(-5.07°C)
23.80°F
(-4.56°C)
-0.92°F
(-0.51°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1899
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2016
Nov 1942–Mar 1943
5-Month
24.62°F
(-4.10°C)
25.19°F
(-3.78°C)
-0.57°F
(-0.32°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1899
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2016
Oct 1942–Mar 1943
6-Month
27.46°F
(-2.52°C)
27.89°F
(-2.28°C)
-0.43°F
(-0.24°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1899
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2016
Sep 1942–Mar 1943
7-Month
30.75°F
(-0.69°C)
31.32°F
(-0.38°C)
-0.57°F
(-0.31°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2016
Aug 1942–Mar 1943
8-Month
34.28°F
(1.27°C)
34.79°F
(1.55°C)
-0.51°F
(-0.28°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2016
Jul 1942–Mar 1943
9-Month
37.21°F
(2.89°C)
37.65°F
(3.14°C)
-0.44°F
(-0.25°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2017
Jun 1942–Mar 1943
10-Month
39.04°F
(3.91°C)
39.45°F
(4.14°C)
-0.41°F
(-0.23°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2016
Ties: 1937
May 1942–Mar 1943
11-Month
39.73°F
(4.29°C)
40.17°F
(4.54°C)
-0.44°F
(-0.25°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1917
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2016
Apr 1942–Mar 1943
12-Month
39.77°F
(4.32°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
-0.27°F
(-0.15°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1917
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2016
Ties: 1963
Oct 1941–Mar 1943
18-Month
36.03°F
(2.24°C)
35.99°F
(2.22°C)
0.04°F
(0.02°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1918
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2017
Apr 1941–Mar 1943
24-Month
40.28°F
(4.60°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
0.24°F
(0.13°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1918
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2017
Apr 1940–Mar 1943
36-Month
40.36°F
(4.64°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
0.34°F
(0.18°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2018
Apr 1939–Mar 1943
48-Month
40.34°F
(4.63°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
0.33°F
(0.18°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1918
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2019
Apr 1938–Mar 1943
60-Month
40.34°F
(4.63°C)
39.99°F
(4.44°C)
0.35°F
(0.19°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1920
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2020
Ties: 1939

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on July 6, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/