Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1980

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1980
1-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1897
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 1934
Ties: 1976
Feb–Mar 1980
2-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1897, 1903
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1907, 1924, 1960, 2008
Jan–Mar 1980
3-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1949
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1931, 2012
Dec 1979–Mar 1980
4-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1949
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1926, 1970
Nov 1979–Mar 1980
5-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1949
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Oct 1979–Mar 1980
6-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1941, 1968, 1988, 2002
Sep 1979–Mar 1980
7-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 2017
Aug 1979–Mar 1980
8-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Jul 1979–Mar 1980
9-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.7°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1918, 1951, 1984, 2006, 2012
Jun 1979–Mar 1980
10-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1941, 1961, 1981, 2010
May 1979–Mar 1980
11-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1970, 1978, 1986, 1992, 1993
Apr 1979–Mar 1980
12-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1961, 1967, 1970, 1992, 2000, 2001
Oct 1978–Mar 1980
18-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1949
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2015
Ties: 1931, 1979, 1986
Apr 1978–Mar 1980
24-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1913
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2015
Ties: 1905, 1906, 1942, 1975
Apr 1977–Mar 1980
36-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1913, 1914, 1917
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2016
Ties: 1987, 2000
Apr 1976–Mar 1980
48-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1913
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2018
Ties: 1970, 1984
Apr 1975–Mar 1980
60-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1913, 1917
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1934, 1935, 1937, 1939, 1978

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 21, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/