Climate at a Glance

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South Atlantic-Gulf Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1972
1-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1960
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1951
Feb–Mar 1972
2-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1947
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Jan–Mar 1972
3-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012, 2017, 2020
Ties: 1923, 1998, 2005
Dec 1971–Mar 1972
4-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2020
Ties: 2019
Nov 1971–Mar 1972
5-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 1932
Ties: 1909, 1939, 1989, 2019
Oct 1971–Mar 1972
6-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
2.5°F
(1.3°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1991
Sep 1971–Mar 1972
7-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
2.3°F
(1.2°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1907, 1949
Aug 1971–Mar 1972
8-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Jul 1971–Mar 1972
9-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 2000, 2006, 2018
Jun 1971–Mar 1972
10-Month
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
May 1971–Mar 1972
11-Month
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1935, 1939, 1987, 1997, 2000
Apr 1971–Mar 1972
12-Month
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017, 2020
Ties: 1934, 1997, 2003, 2006
Oct 1970–Mar 1972
18-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1910, 1930, 1948, 1952, 1996
Apr 1970–Mar 1972
24-Month
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1908, 1910, 1921, 1937, 1944, 1986
Apr 1969–Mar 1972
36-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2018
Ties: 1918
Apr 1968–Mar 1972
48-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2020
Ties: 1902, 1961, 1963, 1981
Apr 1967–Mar 1972
60-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2020
Ties: 1906, 1979

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