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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1972

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1972
1-Month
35.2°F
(1.8°C)
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.5°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1984
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1946, 2012
Ties: 2005
Feb–Mar 1972
2-Month
31.9°F
(-0.1°C)
34.8°F
(1.6°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.7°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 2015
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1939, 1963, 1968
Jan–Mar 1972
3-Month
31.9°F
(-0.1°C)
32.8°F
(0.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 2015
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2012
Ties: 1960
Dec 1971–Mar 1972
4-Month
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
33.2°F
(0.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1959
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2012
Ties: 1960, 2009
Nov 1971–Mar 1972
5-Month
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940, 1948
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2012
Ties: 1980, 1986
Oct 1971–Mar 1972
6-Month
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
38.5°F
(3.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940, 1977
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Sep 1971–Mar 1972
7-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Aug 1971–Mar 1972
8-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1974
Jul 1971–Mar 1972
9-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1951
Jun 1971–Mar 1972
10-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1974
May 1971–Mar 1972
11-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1958, 1960
Apr 1971–Mar 1972
12-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1997, 2014
Oct 1970–Mar 1972
18-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2013
Ties: 1948, 1967
Apr 1970–Mar 1972
24-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1946, 1947, 1949, 1958, 1997, 2004, 2005, 2015
Apr 1969–Mar 1972
36-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2013
Ties: 1995
Apr 1968–Mar 1972
48-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2013
Ties: 1945, 1947, 1973, 1976, 1984, 1996
Apr 1967–Mar 1972
60-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2020
Ties: 1963, 1966, 1967, 1980, 1983

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 21, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/