Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, March 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1989
1-Month
30.90°F
(-0.61°C)
29.99°F
(-1.12°C)
0.91°F
(0.51°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1965
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 2009
Feb–Mar 1989
2-Month
24.86°F
(-3.97°C)
26.41°F
(-3.11°C)
-1.55°F
(-0.86°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1899
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2012
Jan–Mar 1989
3-Month
24.25°F
(-4.31°C)
24.18°F
(-4.34°C)
0.07°F
(0.03°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1912
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Dec 1988–Mar 1989
4-Month
23.79°F
(-4.56°C)
23.80°F
(-4.56°C)
-0.01°F
(0.00°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1899
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2016
Ties: 1898
Nov 1988–Mar 1989
5-Month
25.54°F
(-3.59°C)
25.19°F
(-3.78°C)
0.35°F
(0.19°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1899
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2016
Oct 1988–Mar 1989
6-Month
28.10°F
(-2.17°C)
27.90°F
(-2.28°C)
0.20°F
(0.11°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1899
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2016
Ties: 1967
Sep 1988–Mar 1989
7-Month
31.45°F
(-0.31°C)
31.32°F
(-0.38°C)
0.13°F
(0.07°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1917
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2016
Aug 1988–Mar 1989
8-Month
35.08°F
(1.71°C)
34.79°F
(1.55°C)
0.29°F
(0.16°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1917
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2016
Jul 1988–Mar 1989
9-Month
38.00°F
(3.33°C)
37.65°F
(3.14°C)
0.35°F
(0.19°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1931
Jun 1988–Mar 1989
10-Month
39.87°F
(4.37°C)
39.45°F
(4.14°C)
0.42°F
(0.23°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1917
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2016
May 1988–Mar 1989
11-Month
40.56°F
(4.76°C)
40.17°F
(4.54°C)
0.39°F
(0.22°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1917
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2016
Apr 1988–Mar 1989
12-Month
40.38°F
(4.66°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
0.34°F
(0.19°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2016
Ties: 1945
Oct 1987–Mar 1989
18-Month
36.16°F
(2.31°C)
35.98°F
(2.21°C)
0.18°F
(0.10°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1918
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2017
Apr 1987–Mar 1989
24-Month
40.40°F
(4.67°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
0.37°F
(0.21°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1918
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2017
Ties: 1901, 1941
Apr 1986–Mar 1989
36-Month
40.76°F
(4.87°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
0.74°F
(0.41°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2018
Ties: 1983
Apr 1985–Mar 1989
48-Month
40.76°F
(4.87°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
0.76°F
(0.43°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1918
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2019
Apr 1984–Mar 1989
60-Month
40.59°F
(4.77°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
0.59°F
(0.33°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1920
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on July 2, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/