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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1972

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1948-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1972
1-Month
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1960
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Feb–Mar 1972
2-Month
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1978, 2015
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Jan–Mar 1972
3-Month
36.5°F
(2.5°C)
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1985, 1986
Dec 1971–Mar 1972
4-Month
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Nov 1971–Mar 1972
5-Month
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2016
Oct 1971–Mar 1972
6-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2016
Sep 1971–Mar 1972
7-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2016
Ties: 1983
Aug 1971–Mar 1972
8-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2016
Ties: 1974
Jul 1971–Mar 1972
9-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1963, 1977
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2016
Ties: 1974
Jun 1971–Mar 1972
10-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1963
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2016
Ties: 1950
May 1971–Mar 1972
11-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1968, 1977
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2016
Ties: 1949, 1974, 1998
Apr 1971–Mar 1972
12-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1968
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2016
Ties: 1949, 1998, 2009
Oct 1970–Mar 1972
18-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2017
Ties: 2010
Apr 1970–Mar 1972
24-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1963, 1968, 1969, 1978
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2017
Ties: 1956
Apr 1969–Mar 1972
36-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2018
Ties: 1962, 1981, 1983, 1984
Apr 1968–Mar 1972
48-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2019
Ties: 1982
Apr 1967–Mar 1972
60-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2019
Ties: 1964, 1981

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