Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1979
1-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1897
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1934
Ties: 1939, 1998, 2009
Feb–Mar 1979
2-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1897, 1903
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1951
Jan–Mar 1979
3-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1949
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1946
Dec 1978–Mar 1979
4-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1949
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1898, 1962
Nov 1978–Mar 1979
5-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1949
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1913
Oct 1978–Mar 1979
6-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1917
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1923, 1939
Sep 1978–Mar 1979
7-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1917
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1969
Aug 1978–Mar 1979
8-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1917
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Jul 1978–Mar 1979
9-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1917
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1901, 1909, 1962
Jun 1978–Mar 1979
10-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1917
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1897, 1932
May 1978–Mar 1979
11-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1917
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1906, 1915, 1962, 1964, 1972, 1999
Apr 1978–Mar 1979
12-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1917
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1924
Oct 1977–Mar 1979
18-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1949
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1931, 1980, 1986
Apr 1977–Mar 1979
24-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1913
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1962, 1983
Apr 1976–Mar 1979
36-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1913, 1914, 1917
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1939, 1968, 1971
Apr 1975–Mar 1979
48-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1913
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1931, 1933, 1969, 1972, 1977
Apr 1974–Mar 1979
60-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1913, 1917
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1928, 1929, 1954, 1959, 1965, 1972

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/