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Washington (Dulles), District of Columbia

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1973

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1973
1-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
4.3°F
(2.4°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 2014
6th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 2000
Feb–Mar 1973
2-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1978
22nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 2019
Jan–Mar 1973
3-Month
38.3°F
(3.5°C)
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1978
18th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1989
Dec 1972–Mar 1973
4-Month
38.5°F
(3.6°C)
37.5°F
(3.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1978
20th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1990
Nov 1972–Mar 1973
5-Month
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 2018
Oct 1972–Mar 1973
6-Month
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 2011
Sep 1972–Mar 1973
7-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1971, 1975
Aug 1972–Mar 1973
8-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Jul 1972–Mar 1973
9-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1975, 1987
Jun 1972–Mar 1973
10-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1975
May 1972–Mar 1973
11-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1965
Apr 1972–Mar 1973
12-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Oct 1971–Mar 1973
18-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1978
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1972
Apr 1971–Mar 1973
24-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Apr 1970–Mar 1973
36-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1969, 1970
37th Warmest Warmest to Date 2022
Ties: 1975
Apr 1969–Mar 1973
48-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
38th Warmest Warmest to Date 2022
Apr 1968–Mar 1973
60-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
39th Warmest Warmest to Date 2020
Ties: 1985

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