Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alabama

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1972
1-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1960
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1902
Feb–Mar 1972
2-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1958
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Jan–Mar 1972
3-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1903, 1995
Dec 1971–Mar 1972
4-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
2.8°F
(1.5°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Nov 1971–Mar 1972
5-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1921
Oct 1971–Mar 1972
6-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Sep 1971–Mar 1972
7-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
2.0°F
(1.2°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1937
Aug 1971–Mar 1972
8-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1939, 1952, 2008
Jul 1971–Mar 1972
9-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1909, 1911, 1916, 1920, 1935
Jun 1971–Mar 1972
10-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1909, 1920, 1939, 1949, 1955
May 1971–Mar 1972
11-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1911, 1917, 1944, 1955, 1997
Apr 1971–Mar 1972
12-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1911, 1913, 1917, 1933, 1946
Oct 1970–Mar 1972
18-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 1913, 1958, 1976, 1988, 1989, 2004
Apr 1970–Mar 1972
24-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1930, 1947, 1952, 1973, 1986, 1990
Apr 1969–Mar 1972
36-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2018
Ties: 1904, 1941, 1961, 1986, 1995, 1998, 2015
Apr 1968–Mar 1972
48-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970, 1971, 1980
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2020
Ties: 1968, 1981
Apr 1967–Mar 1972
60-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970, 1971, 1980, 1981
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2020

Citing This Page

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