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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1972

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1972
1-Month
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1960
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1971
Feb–Mar 1972
2-Month
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1978
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1942
Jan–Mar 1972
3-Month
35.7°F
(2.1°C)
36.7°F
(2.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1986
Dec 1971–Mar 1972
4-Month
37.1°F
(2.8°C)
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Nov 1971–Mar 1972
5-Month
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2016
Ties: 1990
Oct 1971–Mar 1972
6-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2016
Ties: 2013
Sep 1971–Mar 1972
7-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941, 1977
17th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Aug 1971–Mar 1972
8-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941
18th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Ties: 1974, 2007
Jul 1971–Mar 1972
9-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1941
19th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Ties: 1974
Jun 1971–Mar 1972
10-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1963
20th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Ties: 1995
May 1971–Mar 1972
11-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1963, 1968, 1977
19th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Ties: 1974, 1992, 1995
Apr 1971–Mar 1972
12-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1968
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2016
Ties: 1950, 1953
Oct 1970–Mar 1972
18-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1955, 2005, 2010, 2014
Apr 1970–Mar 1972
24-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1968
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2017
Ties: 1995, 2001
Apr 1969–Mar 1972
36-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1963, 1964, 1968, 1969, 1970
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2022
Ties: 1957, 1977, 1989, 1994
Apr 1968–Mar 1972
48-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2022
Ties: 1950, 1951
Apr 1967–Mar 1972
60-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/