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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
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1972
1-Month
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970, 2014
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Feb–Mar 1972
2-Month
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1978
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Jan–Mar 1972
3-Month
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
33rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Dec 1971–Mar 1972
4-Month
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
23rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1989, 2005
Nov 1971–Mar 1972
5-Month
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
27th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1986
Oct 1971–Mar 1972
6-Month
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
17th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Sep 1971–Mar 1972
7-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
15th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1985
Aug 1971–Mar 1972
8-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
22nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jul 1971–Mar 1972
9-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970, 1977
25th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1983
Jun 1971–Mar 1972
10-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970, 1977
23rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1997, 2009
May 1971–Mar 1972
11-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
30th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1988
Apr 1971–Mar 1972
12-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
33rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Oct 1970–Mar 1972
18-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1971, 1978
38th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1994
Apr 1970–Mar 1972
24-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970, 1978
37th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Apr 1969–Mar 1972
36-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2018
Ties: 1982
Apr 1968–Mar 1972
48-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2020
Ties: 1968
Apr 1967–Mar 1972
60-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1971
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2020
Ties: 1969

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