Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1972
1-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1960
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1904
Feb–Mar 1972
2-Month
39.4°F
(4.1°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1947
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2012
Ties: 1917, 1962
Jan–Mar 1972
3-Month
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1897
Dec 1971–Mar 1972
4-Month
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
38.3°F
(3.5°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1995
Nov 1971–Mar 1972
5-Month
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1983
Oct 1971–Mar 1972
6-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1932
Sep 1971–Mar 1972
7-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 1932
Ties: 1921, 2019
Aug 1971–Mar 1972
8-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1932, 2017
Jul 1971–Mar 1972
9-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1932
Ties: 1898, 1939
Jun 1971–Mar 1972
10-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2012
Ties: 1898, 1935, 1953, 1995
May 1971–Mar 1972
11-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2020
Ties: 1933, 1957, 2018
Apr 1971–Mar 1972
12-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2020
Ties: 1933, 1957
Oct 1970–Mar 1972
18-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1920, 1930, 1944, 1952
Apr 1970–Mar 1972
24-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1907, 1934, 1945, 1986, 1993, 2004
Apr 1969–Mar 1972
36-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2018, 2021
Ties: 1902, 1911, 1925, 1929, 1931, 1998
Apr 1968–Mar 1972
48-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2020
Ties: 1904, 1917, 1961, 1962, 1984
Apr 1967–Mar 1972
60-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2020
Ties: 1920, 1980, 1982

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 16, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/