Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1961
1-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1897
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1934
Feb–Mar 1961
2-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1897, 1903
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2015
Ties: 1936, 1959, 2001, 2018
Jan–Mar 1961
3-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1949
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1991
Dec 1960–Mar 1961
4-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1949
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1965, 2010
Nov 1960–Mar 1961
5-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1949
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2015
Ties: 1938
Oct 1960–Mar 1961
6-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2015
Ties: 1901, 1902, 1991, 1993, 2008
Sep 1960–Mar 1961
7-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2015
Ties: 1960, 1977, 1993
Aug 1960–Mar 1961
8-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2015
Ties: 1960, 1982
Jul 1960–Mar 1961
9-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2015
Ties: 1905, 1941, 1988, 2011
Jun 1960–Mar 1961
10-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1941, 1980, 1981, 2010
May 1960–Mar 1961
11-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1930, 1982, 2008
Apr 1960–Mar 1961
12-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2015
Ties: 1967, 1970, 1980, 1992, 2000, 2001
Oct 1959–Mar 1961
18-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1949
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2015
Ties: 1940, 1995
Apr 1959–Mar 1961
24-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1913
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2015
Ties: 1935, 1982, 1994, 2001, 2006
Apr 1958–Mar 1961
36-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1913, 1914, 1917
15th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Ties: 2002, 2006
Apr 1957–Mar 1961
48-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1913
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2018
Ties: 1941, 1962, 2000, 2012
Apr 1956–Mar 1961
60-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1913, 1917
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2018
Ties: 1941, 1982, 1988

Citing This Page

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