Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, March 2013

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 2013
1-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
5.0°F
(2.8°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1897
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1934
Feb–Mar 2013
2-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1897, 1903
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 1947, 1963, 1978
Jan–Mar 2013
3-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1949
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2015
Ties: 1959, 1972, 2009
Dec 2012–Mar 2013
4-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1949
35th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2015
Ties: 1936
Nov 2012–Mar 2013
5-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1949
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2015
Ties: 1951
Oct 2012–Mar 2013
6-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1917
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2015
Ties: 1930, 2009
Sep 2012–Mar 2013
7-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1917
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2015
Ties: 1981
Aug 2012–Mar 2013
8-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1917
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Jul 2012–Mar 2013
9-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1917
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2015
Jun 2012–Mar 2013
10-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1917
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2015
Ties: 1959
May 2012–Mar 2013
11-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1917
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2015
Ties: 1959, 2003, 2017
Apr 2012–Mar 2013
12-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1917
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2015
Ties: 1997, 2003
Oct 2011–Mar 2013
18-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1949
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2015
Ties: 1935
Apr 2011–Mar 2013
24-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1913
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2010 2015
Ties: 1993, 1996, 2007
Apr 2010–Mar 2013
36-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1913, 1914, 1917
30th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2016
Ties: 1940, 1989, 1991, 1999
Apr 2009–Mar 2013
48-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1913
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2018
Ties: 1989, 1991, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1999
Apr 2008–Mar 2013
60-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1913, 1917
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2018
Ties: 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/