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Richmond, Virginia

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1973

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1939-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1973
1-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
4.2°F
(2.4°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1960
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Feb–Mar 1973
2-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1947
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Jan–Mar 1973
3-Month
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1940
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1990
Ties: 1989
Dec 1972–Mar 1973
4-Month
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Ties: 1999
Nov 1972–Mar 1973
5-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1940
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2012
Ties: 1953, 1992
Oct 1972–Mar 1973
6-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970, 1977
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1953
Sep 1972–Mar 1973
7-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1952, 1983, 1985
Aug 1972–Mar 1973
8-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1970
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1953, 1997, 2009
Jul 1972–Mar 1973
9-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1985
Jun 1972–Mar 1973
10-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1988, 1989
May 1972–Mar 1973
11-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Apr 1972–Mar 1973
12-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1968, 1977
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1989
Oct 1971–Mar 1973
18-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1941
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1975, 2014
Apr 1971–Mar 1973
24-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1968
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1988, 1990, 1996, 1998
Apr 1970–Mar 1973
36-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2018
Ties: 1994
Apr 1969–Mar 1973
48-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2019
Ties: 1960
Apr 1968–Mar 1973
60-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2019

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