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Richmond, Virginia

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1972

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1939-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1972
1-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1960
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 2015
Feb–Mar 1972
2-Month
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1947
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1950
Jan–Mar 1972
3-Month
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1990
Ties: 1957, 2001
Dec 1971–Mar 1972
4-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1953, 1992
Nov 1971–Mar 1972
5-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2012
Oct 1971–Mar 1972
6-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970, 1977
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Sep 1971–Mar 1972
7-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1949
Aug 1971–Mar 1972
8-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1949
Jul 1971–Mar 1972
9-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Jun 1971–Mar 1972
10-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
May 1971–Mar 1972
11-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1995
Apr 1971–Mar 1972
12-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1968, 1977
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1953
Oct 1970–Mar 1972
18-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1951, 1990, 2010
Apr 1970–Mar 1972
24-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1968
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1974
Apr 1969–Mar 1972
36-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2018
Ties: 1958, 1985, 1998
Apr 1968–Mar 1972
48-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2019
Ties: 1959
Apr 1967–Mar 1972
60-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2019
Ties: 1963, 1980

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