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Columbia, South Carolina

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
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1960
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1952
Feb–Mar 1972
2-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.3°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1960
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Jan–Mar 1972
3-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 1990
Ties: 1998, 1999, 2005
Dec 1971–Mar 1972
4-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 1949
Ties: 1990
Nov 1971–Mar 1972
5-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 1949
Oct 1971–Mar 1972
6-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Sep 1971–Mar 1972
7-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1968, 1977
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Aug 1971–Mar 1972
8-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1968
6th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jul 1971–Mar 1972
9-Month
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1968
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1950, 1991
Jun 1971–Mar 1972
10-Month
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1968
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1950, 1957, 1999, 2008
May 1971–Mar 1972
11-Month
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1968
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Apr 1971–Mar 1972
12-Month
65.9°F
(18.8°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1968
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Oct 1970–Mar 1972
18-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1968
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1952, 2006
Apr 1970–Mar 1972
24-Month
65.5°F
(18.6°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1969
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1953, 1987
Apr 1969–Mar 1972
36-Month
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1969, 1970
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2018
Ties: 1958, 1973, 1993, 2000, 2003, 2004
Apr 1968–Mar 1972
48-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2019
Ties: 1977, 1986
Apr 1967–Mar 1972
60-Month
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2019
Ties: 1980

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