Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1960
1-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
3.1°F
(1.8°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1897
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1934
Feb–Mar 1960
2-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1897, 1903
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2015
Ties: 1907, 1924, 1980, 2008
Jan–Mar 1960
3-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1949
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1899, 1915, 1987, 2006
Dec 1959–Mar 1960
4-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1949
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1957, 1987, 1998, 2019
Nov 1959–Mar 1960
5-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1949
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1927, 1987, 1998
Oct 1959–Mar 1960
6-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 2012, 2019
Sep 1959–Mar 1960
7-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1961, 1977, 1993
Aug 1959–Mar 1960
8-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1961, 1982
Jul 1959–Mar 1960
9-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1914, 1938, 2005
Jun 1959–Mar 1960
10-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1918, 1930, 1970, 1982, 2005
May 1959–Mar 1960
11-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1951, 1967, 1981
Apr 1959–Mar 1960
12-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1998, 2008
Oct 1958–Mar 1960
18-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1949
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1941, 1982, 2001
Apr 1958–Mar 1960
24-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1913
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 2005, 2009
Apr 1957–Mar 1960
36-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1913, 1914, 1917
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2016
Ties: 1992
Apr 1956–Mar 1960
48-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1913
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2018
Ties: 1943, 1963, 1981, 1983, 2001
Apr 1955–Mar 1960
60-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1913, 1917
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2018
Ties: 1940, 1943, 1944, 1981, 1985

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 14, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/