Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1956
1-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1897
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1934
Ties: 2010, 2018
Feb–Mar 1956
2-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1897, 1903
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2015
Ties: 1939, 1955
Jan–Mar 1956
3-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1949
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2015
Ties: 1982
Dec 1955–Mar 1956
4-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1949
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2015
Ties: 1907, 1977, 1999
Nov 1955–Mar 1956
5-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1949
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2015
Ties: 1921, 1989
Oct 1955–Mar 1956
6-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2015
Ties: 1916, 1995
Sep 1955–Mar 1956
7-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2015
Ties: 1957, 2001, 2008
Aug 1955–Mar 1956
8-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2015
Ties: 1936, 1990, 2001
Jul 1955–Mar 1956
9-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2015
Ties: 1902, 1971, 1976
Jun 1955–Mar 1956
10-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2015
Ties: 1902, 1907, 1923, 1946, 1957
May 1955–Mar 1956
11-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2015
Ties: 1896, 1946, 1947, 1950, 1958
Apr 1955–Mar 1956
12-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2015
Ties: 1898, 1901, 1929, 1969, 1972, 1976, 1999
Oct 1954–Mar 1956
18-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1949
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2015
Ties: 1898, 1924, 1945, 1973
Apr 1954–Mar 1956
24-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1913
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2015
Ties: 1907, 1916, 1924, 1955
Apr 1953–Mar 1956
36-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1913, 1914, 1917
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Ties: 1946, 1973
Apr 1952–Mar 1956
48-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1913
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2018
Ties: 1902, 1908, 1926, 1967
Apr 1951–Mar 1956
60-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1913, 1917
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018
Ties: 1902, 1908, 1966, 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/