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Richmond, Virginia

Average Temperature Rankings, April 1972

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1939-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 1972
1-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1961
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2017
Mar–Apr 1972
2-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1982, 1989, 2013
Feb–Apr 1972
3-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1947
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2017
Jan–Apr 1972
4-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Dec 1971–Apr 1972
5-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1952
Nov 1971–Apr 1972
6-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 2004, 2010, 2013, 2018
Oct 1971–Apr 1972
7-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1998, 2018
Sep 1971–Apr 1972
8-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
14th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1990, 1998
Aug 1971–Apr 1972
9-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
15th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1992, 1998
Jul 1971–Apr 1972
10-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970, 1977
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2017
Ties: 1950, 2005
Jun 1971–Apr 1972
11-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2017
Ties: 1985, 1994, 1998
May 1971–Apr 1972
12-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1968, 1977
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1942, 1957, 1998, 2004, 2014
Nov 1970–Apr 1972
18-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Ties: 1951, 1960, 1985
May 1970–Apr 1972
24-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1968
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
May 1969–Apr 1972
36-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2019
May 1968–Apr 1972
48-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2019
Ties: 1959
May 1967–Apr 1972
60-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2019
Ties: 1963

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