Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, March 2004

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 2004
1-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
8.1°F
(4.5°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1897
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 1934 1934
Ties: 2015
Feb–Mar 2004
2-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
3.5°F
(1.9°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1897, 1903
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2015
Ties: 1972, 2007
Jan–Mar 2004
3-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1949
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2015
Ties: 1978
Dec 2003–Mar 2004
4-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
2.3°F
(1.2°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1949
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2015
Ties: 1941, 1984
Nov 2003–Mar 2004
5-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1949
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2015
Ties: 1926, 1943
Oct 2003–Mar 2004
6-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
2.0°F
(1.2°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2015
Sep 2003–Mar 2004
7-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1917
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2015
Ties: 2003
Aug 2003–Mar 2004
8-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1917
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2015
Ties: 1992, 2000
Jul 2003–Mar 2004
9-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1917
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 2016
Jun 2003–Mar 2004
10-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1917
5th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
May 2003–Mar 2004
11-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1917
5th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Apr 2003–Mar 2004
12-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2015
Ties: 1940, 1959, 2002, 2007
Oct 2002–Mar 2004
18-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1949
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2015
Apr 2002–Mar 2004
24-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1913
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2015
Ties: 2003
Apr 2001–Mar 2004
36-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1913, 1914, 1917
6th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Apr 2000–Mar 2004
48-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1913
7th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Apr 1999–Mar 2004
60-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.6°F
(0.8°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1913, 1917
7th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Ties: 2006, 2007

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/