Climate at a Glance

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Upper Colorado River Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1978
1-Month
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
32.8°F
(0.4°C)
4.5°F
(2.5°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1974, 1990
Feb–Mar 1978
2-Month
31.8°F
(-0.1°C)
29.1°F
(-1.6°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1903
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Ties: 1947, 1967, 1990
Jan–Mar 1978
3-Month
29.5°F
(-1.4°C)
26.5°F
(-3.1°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Ties: 1921, 1953
Dec 1977–Mar 1978
4-Month
29.4°F
(-1.4°C)
25.7°F
(-3.5°C)
3.7°F
(2.1°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2015
Nov 1977–Mar 1978
5-Month
30.3°F
(-0.9°C)
26.9°F
(-2.8°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 1934
Oct 1977–Mar 1978
6-Month
33.1°F
(0.6°C)
29.9°F
(-1.2°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 1934
Ties: 2009
Sep 1977–Mar 1978
7-Month
36.7°F
(2.6°C)
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 1934, 2015
Ties: 1996
Aug 1977–Mar 1978
8-Month
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 1934
Ties: 2009, 2016, 2021
Jul 1977–Mar 1978
9-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2015
Ties: 1995, 1996, 2012, 2021
Jun 1977–Mar 1978
10-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 1934
May 1977–Mar 1978
11-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2015
Ties: 2003
Apr 1977–Mar 1978
12-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1913
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2015
Oct 1976–Mar 1978
18-Month
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1913
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2018
Apr 1976–Mar 1978
24-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1913
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2018
Ties: 1981, 1991, 1995, 1997
Apr 1975–Mar 1978
36-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1914
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2017, 2018
Ties: 1945, 1956, 1959, 1963, 1980, 1981, 1987
Apr 1974–Mar 1978
48-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1915
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2018
Ties: 1960, 1963, 1964
Apr 1973–Mar 1978
60-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2018, 2019
Ties: 1954, 1965

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 1, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/