Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1951
1-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1897
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1934
Ties: 1937, 1953
Feb–Mar 1951
2-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1897, 1903
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2015
Ties: 1979
Jan–Mar 1951
3-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1949
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2015
Dec 1950–Mar 1951
4-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1949
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2015
Ties: 1896, 1931, 2009, 2011
Nov 1950–Mar 1951
5-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1949
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 2013
Oct 1950–Mar 1951
6-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1917
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2015
Sep 1950–Mar 1951
7-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1917
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2015
Ties: 1900, 1994
Aug 1950–Mar 1951
8-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1917
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2015
Ties: 1963, 2007
Jul 1950–Mar 1951
9-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2015
Ties: 1918, 1980, 1984, 2006, 2012
Jun 1950–Mar 1951
10-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1917
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1984, 1988, 2012
May 1950–Mar 1951
11-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1917
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1960, 1967, 1981
Apr 1950–Mar 1951
12-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1927, 1990
Oct 1949–Mar 1951
18-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1949
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1905, 1968, 1994, 2000, 2012
Apr 1949–Mar 1951
24-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1913
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Apr 1948–Mar 1951
36-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1913, 1914, 1917
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2016
Ties: 1898, 1899, 1908
Apr 1947–Mar 1951
48-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1913
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2018
Ties: 1899, 1921, 1925, 1945
Apr 1946–Mar 1951
60-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1913, 1917
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2018
Ties: 1900, 1905, 1906, 1907, 1909, 1926, 1946, 1948, 1953, 1958

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2020, retrieved on July 2, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/