Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1948
1-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
-4.3°F
(-2.4°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1897
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1934
Ties: 1935
Feb–Mar 1948
2-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1922 1897, 1903
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2015
Jan–Mar 1948
3-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1949
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2015
Ties: 1932, 1939, 1944, 1945, 1950, 1975
Dec 1947–Mar 1948
4-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1949
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2015
Ties: 1964, 1975
Nov 1947–Mar 1948
5-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1949
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2015
Ties: 1897, 1898
Oct 1947–Mar 1948
6-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2015
Ties: 1910, 1920
Sep 1947–Mar 1948
7-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1917
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2015
Aug 1947–Mar 1948
8-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1917
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2015
Ties: 1921
Jul 1947–Mar 1948
9-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1929 1917
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2015
Ties: 1920, 1921, 1922, 1929
Jun 1947–Mar 1948
10-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1917
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2015
Ties: 1942, 1952
May 1947–Mar 1948
11-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2015
Ties: 1916, 1924, 1929
Apr 1947–Mar 1948
12-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2015
Ties: 1902, 1923, 1962
Oct 1946–Mar 1948
18-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1949
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2015
Ties: 1916, 1966
Apr 1946–Mar 1948
24-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1913
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2015
Ties: 1976
Apr 1945–Mar 1948
36-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1913, 1914, 1917
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2016
Ties: 1900, 1901, 1916, 1926, 1933, 1954, 1977
Apr 1944–Mar 1948
48-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1913
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2018
Ties: 1900, 1905, 1906, 1947, 1957
Apr 1943–Mar 1948
60-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1913, 1917
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2018
Ties: 1900, 1905, 1906, 1907, 1909, 1926, 1946, 1951, 1953, 1958

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 15, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/