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Springfield, Illinois

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
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1960
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 2008
Feb–Mar 1972
2-Month
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
36.7°F
(2.6°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1978
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1967, 1968, 2001
Jan–Mar 1972
3-Month
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
33.4°F
(0.8°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1915
Dec 1971–Mar 1972
4-Month
32.9°F
(0.5°C)
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2012
Nov 1971–Mar 1972
5-Month
35.0°F
(1.7°C)
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1912
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2012
Ties: 1974
Oct 1971–Mar 1972
6-Month
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1912
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1953
Sep 1971–Mar 1972
7-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1912
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2017
Ties: 1976
Aug 1971–Mar 1972
8-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1912
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2017
Ties: 1974
Jul 1971–Mar 1972
9-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1912
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1949, 1995, 2005
Jun 1971–Mar 1972
10-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1921, 1999
May 1971–Mar 1972
11-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012, 2017
Ties: 1987
Apr 1971–Mar 1972
12-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Oct 1970–Mar 1972
18-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2017
Ties: 1991
Apr 1970–Mar 1972
24-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1938, 1940, 2019
Apr 1969–Mar 1972
36-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1906
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2018
Ties: 1916, 1948, 1959, 1965, 1975
Apr 1968–Mar 1972
48-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905, 1906
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2019
Ties: 1961, 1968, 1986, 1998
Apr 1967–Mar 1972
60-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1906
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2020
Ties: 1910, 1916, 1927, 1962, 1978

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 4, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/