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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1972

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1972
1-Month
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1960
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1971
Feb–Mar 1972
2-Month
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.8°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1978
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1965
Jan–Mar 1972
3-Month
35.1°F
(1.7°C)
36.7°F
(2.6°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Dec 1971–Mar 1972
4-Month
36.5°F
(2.5°C)
36.7°F
(2.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Nov 1971–Mar 1972
5-Month
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970, 1977
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2016
Ties: 1952
Oct 1971–Mar 1972
6-Month
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2016
Ties: 1992, 2010
Sep 1971–Mar 1972
7-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2016
Aug 1971–Mar 1972
8-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2016
Ties: 1974, 1992, 2011
Jul 1971–Mar 1972
9-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2016
Ties: 1949, 1974
Jun 1971–Mar 1972
10-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1963
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2016
Ties: 1950, 1953, 2009
May 1971–Mar 1972
11-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1963, 1977
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2016
Ties: 1974, 2005
Apr 1971–Mar 1972
12-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1963
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2016
Ties: 1960, 2003
Oct 1970–Mar 1972
18-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2017
Ties: 1952, 1956, 1990
Apr 1970–Mar 1972
24-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1963
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Apr 1969–Mar 1972
36-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2018
Ties: 1958, 1982, 1984
Apr 1968–Mar 1972
48-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2019
Ties: 1979
Apr 1967–Mar 1972
60-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2020

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