Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1970
1-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1897
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 1934
Feb–Mar 1970
2-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1897, 1903
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2015
Ties: 1905, 1928
Jan–Mar 1970
3-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1949
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1914, 1941, 2007
Dec 1969–Mar 1970
4-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1949
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1926, 1980
Nov 1969–Mar 1970
5-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1949
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1992, 2016
Oct 1969–Mar 1970
6-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2015
Ties: 1918
Sep 1969–Mar 1970
7-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2015
Ties: 1930, 1963, 2007, 2012
Aug 1969–Mar 1970
8-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2015
Ties: 1930, 1988, 2012, 2019
Jul 1969–Mar 1970
9-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2015
Ties: 2010
Jun 1969–Mar 1970
10-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2015
Ties: 1918, 1930, 1960, 1982, 2005
May 1969–Mar 1970
11-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2015
Ties: 1978, 1980, 1986, 1992, 1993
Apr 1969–Mar 1970
12-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2015
Ties: 1961, 1967, 1980, 1992, 2000, 2001
Oct 1968–Mar 1970
18-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1949
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2015
Ties: 1932, 1944, 1984, 2011
Apr 1968–Mar 1970
24-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1913
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2015
Ties: 1931, 1934, 1938, 1939, 1963, 1985, 1999, 2000, 2012
Apr 1967–Mar 1970
36-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1913, 1914, 1917
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2016
Ties: 1928, 1932, 1934, 1937, 1938, 1943, 1953, 1978
Apr 1966–Mar 1970
48-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1913
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2018
Ties: 1980, 1984
Apr 1965–Mar 1970
60-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1913, 1917
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2018
Ties: 1930, 1931

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 25, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/