Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1990

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1990
1-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1897
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 1934
Ties: 1916, 2003
Feb–Mar 1990
2-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1897, 1903
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2015
Ties: 1965, 1977
Jan–Mar 1990
3-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1949
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2015
Ties: 1916, 1924, 1927, 1958, 2008
Dec 1989–Mar 1990
4-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1949
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2015
Ties: 1967, 1983, 2002
Nov 1989–Mar 1990
5-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1949
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2015
Ties: 1994
Oct 1989–Mar 1990
6-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1917
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2015
Ties: 1927, 1953, 1965, 1977, 2005
Sep 1989–Mar 1990
7-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1917
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2015
Ties: 1991
Aug 1989–Mar 1990
8-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1917
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2015
Ties: 1936, 1956, 2001
Jul 1989–Mar 1990
9-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1917
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2015
Ties: 1900, 1965, 1999
Jun 1989–Mar 1990
10-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1917
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2015
Ties: 1914, 1953, 1994
May 1989–Mar 1990
11-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1917
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2015
Ties: 1914, 1943
Apr 1989–Mar 1990
12-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2015
Ties: 1927, 1951
Oct 1988–Mar 1990
18-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1949
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2015
Ties: 1927, 1987, 1991, 1992
Apr 1988–Mar 1990
24-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1913
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2015
Ties: 1940, 1959, 1987, 1988, 1991
Apr 1987–Mar 1990
36-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1913, 1914, 1917
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2016
Ties: 1941, 1982, 1988, 1994, 1995, 1996
Apr 1986–Mar 1990
48-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1913
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2018
Ties: 1988, 1992, 2002
Apr 1985–Mar 1990
60-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1913, 1917
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2018
Ties: 1963, 1994, 1995, 2001

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 15, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/