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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1972

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1936-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1972
1-Month
34.8°F
(1.6°C)
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.7°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1984
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1943
Feb–Mar 1972
2-Month
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 2015
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Jan–Mar 1972
3-Month
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
32.8°F
(0.4°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 2015
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2012
Ties: 1985
Dec 1971–Mar 1972
4-Month
32.3°F
(0.2°C)
33.1°F
(0.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1948, 1959
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2012
Ties: 1958, 2004
Nov 1971–Mar 1972
5-Month
34.1°F
(1.2°C)
35.3°F
(1.8°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940, 1948
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2012
Oct 1971–Mar 1972
6-Month
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1985
Sep 1971–Mar 1972
7-Month
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1947
Aug 1971–Mar 1972
8-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1953
Jul 1971–Mar 1972
9-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Jun 1971–Mar 1972
10-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1984
May 1971–Mar 1972
11-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1997, 2014
Apr 1971–Mar 1972
12-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1951, 1985, 2003, 2005
Oct 1970–Mar 1972
18-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2013
Ties: 1947, 1975
Apr 1970–Mar 1972
24-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1958, 1974, 1975, 1989
Apr 1969–Mar 1972
36-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2013
Ties: 1989
Apr 1968–Mar 1972
48-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2013
Ties: 1948, 1973, 1983
Apr 1967–Mar 1972
60-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2013
Ties: 1963, 1966, 1979, 1981

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