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Wilmington, Delaware

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1972

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1972
1-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1960
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Feb–Mar 1972
2-Month
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1978
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1965
Jan–Mar 1972
3-Month
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012, 2020
Dec 1971–Mar 1972
4-Month
37.4°F
(3.0°C)
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1957, 1974
Nov 1971–Mar 1972
5-Month
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1957, 1990
Oct 1971–Mar 1972
6-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Sep 1971–Mar 1972
7-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2016
Ties: 1976
Aug 1971–Mar 1972
8-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2016
Ties: 1974
Jul 1971–Mar 1972
9-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Jun 1971–Mar 1972
10-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
May 1971–Mar 1972
11-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1960
Apr 1971–Mar 1972
12-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1968, 1977
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012, 2020
Oct 1970–Mar 1972
18-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1973, 1984, 2005, 2010
Apr 1970–Mar 1972
24-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1998
Apr 1969–Mar 1972
36-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1979
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2018
Ties: 1958, 1962, 1977, 1990
Apr 1968–Mar 1972
48-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970, 1980
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2019, 2020
Ties: 1960, 1973, 1984
Apr 1967–Mar 1972
60-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1968, 1970
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2020
Ties: 1979

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