March 2012 Was Warmest on Record

March 2012 was the Warmest on Record

The average monthly temperature for March at Topeka Kansas, was 59.3 degrees.  This is the warmest average monthly temperature ever recoded since records have been kept in Topeka, beginning in June 1887.  The previous record was 57.2 degrees, set in 1910.  


March Climate data for Topeka, KS
  2012 Values Prev. Record Year Recorded
Avg. High Temp. 71.2 71.3 1910
Avg. Low Temp. 47.5 45.3 1946
Avg. Daily Temp. 59.3 57.2 1910

Denotes a new record value 


Topeka either tied or broke the record for the warmest minimum temperature on 6 days in March and broke record high temperatures on the 14th and 16th of March.

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