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Boston, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1973

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1973
1-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
4.0°F
(2.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1984
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Feb–Mar 1973
2-Month
35.3°F
(1.8°C)
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 2015
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1977
Jan–Mar 1973
3-Month
33.6°F
(0.9°C)
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 2015
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2012
Dec 1972–Mar 1973
4-Month
33.1°F
(0.6°C)
33.1°F
(0.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1948, 1959
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1952
Nov 1972–Mar 1973
5-Month
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1940, 1948
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2012
Ties: 1942, 1952, 1960, 1966
Oct 1972–Mar 1973
6-Month
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1996, 2001
Sep 1972–Mar 1973
7-Month
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1937
Aug 1972–Mar 1973
8-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1990
Jul 1972–Mar 1973
9-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941, 1977
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1946, 1967
Jun 1972–Mar 1973
10-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1939, 1971, 2001, 2015
May 1972–Mar 1973
11-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1941
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1938, 1946, 1994
Apr 1972–Mar 1973
12-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1941
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1965, 1978, 1987
Oct 1971–Mar 1973
18-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2013
Ties: 1946, 1966, 1977, 2004, 2015
Apr 1971–Mar 1973
24-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1956, 1975, 1990, 1993
Apr 1970–Mar 1973
36-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2013
Ties: 1987, 1994
Apr 1969–Mar 1973
48-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1941
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2013
Ties: 1972, 1976, 1984
Apr 1968–Mar 1973
60-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1941, 1944
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2020
Ties: 1946, 1959, 1964

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 28, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/