Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1973
1-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
4.9°F
(2.7°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1960
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 2000
Feb–Mar 1973
2-Month
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1947
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Jan–Mar 1973
3-Month
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1978
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1951, 1975
Dec 1972–Mar 1973
4-Month
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
2.2°F
(1.3°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1933, 1952, 2019
Nov 1972–Mar 1973
5-Month
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1925, 1930, 1954, 1989, 2019
Oct 1972–Mar 1973
6-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1932
Ties: 1927
Sep 1972–Mar 1973
7-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1932
Ties: 2004
Aug 1972–Mar 1973
8-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1932, 2017
Ties: 1928, 1943, 1945, 1948, 2013
Jul 1972–Mar 1973
9-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1932
Ties: 1919, 1928
Jun 1972–Mar 1973
10-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1916, 1924, 1928, 1934
May 1972–Mar 1973
11-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2020
Ties: 1912, 1914, 1917, 1925, 1984
Apr 1972–Mar 1973
12-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2020
Ties: 1914, 1924, 1979, 1981, 2014, 2015
Oct 1971–Mar 1973
18-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1905
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1907, 1914, 1934, 1938, 1951, 1990, 2001
Apr 1971–Mar 1973
24-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1897, 1899, 1910, 1989, 1996, 1998, 2010
Apr 1970–Mar 1973
36-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2018
Ties: 1900, 1903, 1915, 1948, 1986, 1996
Apr 1969–Mar 1973
48-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2020
Ties: 1902, 1912, 1926, 1929, 1931
Apr 1968–Mar 1973
60-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2020
Ties: 1909, 1983

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/