Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of May 2022. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, March 1962

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Coolest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Warmest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1962
1-Month
26.91°F
(-2.83°C)
29.99°F
(-1.12°C)
-3.08°F
(-1.71°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1965
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Feb–Mar 1962
2-Month
25.54°F
(-3.59°C)
26.40°F
(-3.11°C)
-0.86°F
(-0.48°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1899
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1966
Jan–Mar 1962
3-Month
22.40°F
(-5.33°C)
24.19°F
(-4.34°C)
-1.79°F
(-0.99°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1912
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Dec 1961–Mar 1962
4-Month
22.17°F
(-5.46°C)
23.80°F
(-4.56°C)
-1.63°F
(-0.90°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1899
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2016
Nov 1961–Mar 1962
5-Month
23.77°F
(-4.57°C)
25.18°F
(-3.79°C)
-1.41°F
(-0.78°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1899
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2016
Oct 1961–Mar 1962
6-Month
26.59°F
(-3.01°C)
27.89°F
(-2.28°C)
-1.30°F
(-0.73°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1899
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2016
Ties: 1965
Sep 1961–Mar 1962
7-Month
30.10°F
(-1.06°C)
31.32°F
(-0.38°C)
-1.22°F
(-0.68°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2016
Aug 1961–Mar 1962
8-Month
33.82°F
(1.01°C)
34.79°F
(1.55°C)
-0.97°F
(-0.54°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1917
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2016
Jul 1961–Mar 1962
9-Month
36.75°F
(2.64°C)
37.65°F
(3.14°C)
-0.90°F
(-0.50°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1917
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2017
Jun 1961–Mar 1962
10-Month
38.67°F
(3.71°C)
39.45°F
(4.14°C)
-0.78°F
(-0.43°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1917
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2016
May 1961–Mar 1962
11-Month
39.34°F
(4.08°C)
40.18°F
(4.54°C)
-0.84°F
(-0.46°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1917
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2016
Apr 1961–Mar 1962
12-Month
39.09°F
(3.94°C)
40.05°F
(4.47°C)
-0.96°F
(-0.53°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1917
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2016
Oct 1960–Mar 1962
18-Month
35.54°F
(1.97°C)
35.98°F
(2.21°C)
-0.44°F
(-0.24°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2017
Apr 1960–Mar 1962
24-Month
39.75°F
(4.31°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
-0.28°F
(-0.15°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2017
Apr 1959–Mar 1962
36-Month
39.74°F
(4.30°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
-0.27°F
(-0.15°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1918
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2018
Ties: 1898
Apr 1958–Mar 1962
48-Month
39.79°F
(4.33°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
-0.22°F
(-0.12°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2019
Apr 1957–Mar 1962
60-Month
39.90°F
(4.39°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
-0.10°F
(-0.05°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1920
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on July 4, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/