Climate at a Glance

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1946

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1946
1-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1897
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 1934
Ties: 1906, 1944, 1955, 1967, 1971, 2020
Feb–Mar 1946
2-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1897, 1903
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2015
Ties: 1935, 1942, 1944
Jan–Mar 1946
3-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1949
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2015
Ties: 1979
Dec 1945–Mar 1946
4-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1949
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2015
Ties: 1909, 1915
Nov 1945–Mar 1946
5-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1949
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2015
Ties: 1945, 1964
Oct 1945–Mar 1946
6-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2015
Ties: 1945, 1964, 1975
Sep 1945–Mar 1946
7-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2015
Ties: 1901, 1945, 1974, 1983
Aug 1945–Mar 1946
8-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2015
Ties: 1899, 1926, 1947, 1964, 1972, 1983
Jul 1945–Mar 1946
9-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2015
Ties: 1906, 1926, 1931, 1972, 1975
Jun 1945–Mar 1946
10-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2015
Ties: 1902, 1907, 1923, 1956, 1957
May 1945–Mar 1946
11-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2015
Ties: 1896, 1947, 1950, 1956, 1958
Apr 1945–Mar 1946
12-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2015
Ties: 1896, 1937, 1944, 1958, 1965
Oct 1944–Mar 1946
18-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1949
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2015
Ties: 1907, 1953, 1965, 1983, 1999
Apr 1944–Mar 1946
24-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1913
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2015
Ties: 1897, 1945, 1965, 1966
Apr 1943–Mar 1946
36-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1913, 1914, 1917
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2016
Ties: 1956, 1973
Apr 1942–Mar 1946
48-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1913
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2018
Ties: 1901, 1955, 1958, 1966, 1974, 1975, 1976
Apr 1941–Mar 1946
60-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1913, 1917
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2018
Ties: 1900, 1905, 1906, 1907, 1909, 1926, 1948, 1951, 1953, 1958

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 2, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/