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Washington (Dulles), District of Columbia

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
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 2014
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1982
Feb–Mar 1972
2-Month
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1978, 2015
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Jan–Mar 1972
3-Month
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
34th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 2004
Dec 1971–Mar 1972
4-Month
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
37.5°F
(3.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
24th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Nov 1971–Mar 1972
5-Month
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
26th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Oct 1971–Mar 1972
6-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
17th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 2018
Sep 1971–Mar 1972
7-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
12th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 2019
Aug 1971–Mar 1972
8-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
20th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1990, 1995, 2018
Jul 1971–Mar 1972
9-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
24th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jun 1971–Mar 1972
10-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
22nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1976, 2005
May 1971–Mar 1972
11-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
25th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1983
Apr 1971–Mar 1972
12-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
29th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1983, 1989
Oct 1970–Mar 1972
18-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
34th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Apr 1970–Mar 1972
24-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
37th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1973
Apr 1969–Mar 1972
36-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2018
Ties: 1966, 1967, 1981
Apr 1968–Mar 1972
48-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2020
Ties: 1979, 1982
Apr 1967–Mar 1972
60-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1971
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2020
Ties: 1981

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