Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1972
1-Month
31.9°F
(-0.1°C)
34.2°F
(1.2°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1916
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1933
Feb–Mar 1972
2-Month
27.6°F
(-2.4°C)
29.6°F
(-1.3°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 2015
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1948, 1963
Jan–Mar 1972
3-Month
27.2°F
(-2.7°C)
27.8°F
(-2.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1939
Dec 1971–Mar 1972
4-Month
28.2°F
(-2.1°C)
27.9°F
(-2.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2012
Ties: 1902, 1906, 1910, 1945, 1946, 2004
Nov 1971–Mar 1972
5-Month
30.0°F
(-1.1°C)
30.2°F
(-1.0°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1964, 2001
Oct 1971–Mar 1972
6-Month
34.2°F
(1.2°C)
33.4°F
(0.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1939, 1973, 1990
Sep 1971–Mar 1972
7-Month
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.7°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1980
Aug 1971–Mar 1972
8-Month
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904, 1905, 1918
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1947
Jul 1971–Mar 1972
9-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904, 1905
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1989
Jun 1971–Mar 1972
10-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1933, 1958, 2004
May 1971–Mar 1972
11-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1919, 1937, 1989, 2004
Apr 1971–Mar 1972
12-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1931, 1937, 1939, 1946, 1988
Oct 1970–Mar 1972
18-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2013
Ties: 1909, 1961, 2004
Apr 1970–Mar 1972
24-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2013
Ties: 1931, 1956, 1958, 1980, 1987, 2015
Apr 1969–Mar 1972
36-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1906
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2013
Ties: 1915, 1930, 1938, 1945, 1980
Apr 1968–Mar 1972
48-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1907
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2013, 2019
Ties: 1922, 1938, 1940, 1973, 1978, 1981, 1982
Apr 1967–Mar 1972
60-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1908
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2013, 2014, 2016
Ties: 1931, 1942, 1981

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/