Climate at a Glance

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1899

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1899
1-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1897
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 1934
Ties: 1895
Feb–Mar 1899
2-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1897, 1903
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2015
Ties: 1923, 1999
Jan–Mar 1899
3-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1949
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2015
Ties: 1915, 1960, 1987, 2006
Dec 1898–Mar 1899
4-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1949
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2015
Ties: 1902, 1904, 1920
Nov 1898–Mar 1899
5-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1949
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2015
Oct 1898–Mar 1899
6-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1917
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2015
Ties: 1925, 1942, 1947
Sep 1898–Mar 1899
7-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1917
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2015
Ties: 1923, 1925, 1947, 1971
Aug 1898–Mar 1899
8-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1917
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2015
Ties: 1926, 1946, 1947, 1964, 1972, 1983
Jul 1898–Mar 1899
9-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1917
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2015
Ties: 1896, 1923, 1924, 1939, 1985
Jun 1898–Mar 1899
10-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1917
85th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Ties: 1906, 1939, 1950, 1972
May 1898–Mar 1899
11-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1917
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2015
Ties: 1907, 1937, 1983
Apr 1898–Mar 1899
12-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1917
78th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Ties: 1928, 1931, 1939, 1957
Oct 1897–Mar 1899
18-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1949
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1897 2015
Ties: 1909, 1923
Apr 1897–Mar 1899
24-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1913
95th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Ties: 1901, 1919, 1925, 1929, 1933, 1943, 1957, 1972, 1974, 1977
Apr 1896–Mar 1899
36-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1913, 1914, 1917
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2016
Ties: 1898, 1908, 1951
Apr 1895–Mar 1899
48-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
21st Coolest Coolest to Date 1913
103rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Ties: 1921, 1925, 1945, 1951

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 5, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/