Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, March 2017

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 2017
1-Month
34.48°F
(1.38°C)
29.99°F
(-1.12°C)
4.49°F
(2.50°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1965
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Feb–Mar 2017
2-Month
32.34°F
(0.19°C)
26.40°F
(-3.11°C)
5.94°F
(3.30°C)
127th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1899
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Jan–Mar 2017
3-Month
29.68°F
(-1.29°C)
24.19°F
(-4.34°C)
5.49°F
(3.05°C)
127th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1912
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Dec 2016–Mar 2017
4-Month
28.08°F
(-2.18°C)
23.81°F
(-4.55°C)
4.27°F
(2.37°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1899
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Nov 2016–Mar 2017
5-Month
29.73°F
(-1.26°C)
25.18°F
(-3.79°C)
4.55°F
(2.53°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1899
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Oct 2016–Mar 2017
6-Month
32.37°F
(0.21°C)
27.89°F
(-2.28°C)
4.48°F
(2.49°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1899
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Sep 2016–Mar 2017
7-Month
35.58°F
(1.99°C)
31.32°F
(-0.38°C)
4.26°F
(2.37°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1917
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Aug 2016–Mar 2017
8-Month
38.79°F
(3.77°C)
34.79°F
(1.55°C)
4.00°F
(2.22°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1917
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Jul 2016–Mar 2017
9-Month
41.42°F
(5.23°C)
37.65°F
(3.14°C)
3.77°F
(2.09°C)
127th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1917
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jun 2016–Mar 2017
10-Month
43.14°F
(6.19°C)
39.45°F
(4.14°C)
3.69°F
(2.05°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1917
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
May 2016–Mar 2017
11-Month
43.60°F
(6.44°C)
40.18°F
(4.54°C)
3.42°F
(1.90°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1917
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Apr 2016–Mar 2017
12-Month
43.36°F
(6.31°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
3.32°F
(1.84°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1917
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Oct 2015–Mar 2017
18-Month
39.73°F
(4.29°C)
35.98°F
(2.21°C)
3.75°F
(2.08°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1918
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Apr 2015–Mar 2017
24-Month
43.40°F
(6.33°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
3.37°F
(1.87°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1918
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Apr 2014–Mar 2017
36-Month
42.77°F
(5.98°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
2.76°F
(1.53°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1918
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Apr 2013–Mar 2017
48-Month
42.11°F
(5.62°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
2.11°F
(1.18°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1918
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2019
Apr 2012–Mar 2017
60-Month
42.02°F
(5.57°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
2.02°F
(1.13°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1920
5th Warmest Warmest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, Minimum Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 2, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/