Climate at a Glance

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1902

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1902
1-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.7°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1897
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 1934
Ties: 1919
Feb–Mar 1902
2-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1897, 1903
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2015
Ties: 1908, 1985, 2006
Jan–Mar 1902
3-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1949
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2015
Ties: 1911, 1985
Dec 1901–Mar 1902
4-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1949
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2015
Ties: 1899, 1904, 1920
Nov 1901–Mar 1902
5-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1949
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2015
Ties: 1906, 1908, 1925, 1953
Oct 1901–Mar 1902
6-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1901 1917
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2015
Ties: 1901, 1961, 1991, 1993, 2008
Sep 1901–Mar 1902
7-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1901 1917
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2015
Ties: 1906, 1950
Aug 1901–Mar 1902
8-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1901 1917
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2015
Ties: 1928, 1977, 1987
Jul 1901–Mar 1902
9-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1901 1917
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2015
Ties: 1956, 1971, 1976
Jun 1901–Mar 1902
10-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1901 1917
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2015
Ties: 1907, 1923, 1946, 1956, 1957
May 1901–Mar 1902
11-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1901 1917
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2015
Ties: 1932, 1939, 1957, 1965
Apr 1901–Mar 1902
12-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1901 1917
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2015
Ties: 1923, 1948, 1962
Oct 1900–Mar 1902
18-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1949
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2015
Ties: 1926, 1929, 1930, 1937, 1957, 1958, 1962, 1964
Apr 1900–Mar 1902
24-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1913
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2015
Ties: 1911
Apr 1899–Mar 1902
36-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1913, 1914, 1917
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2016
Ties: 1925, 1944, 1945, 1958
Apr 1898–Mar 1902
48-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1901 1913
85th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Ties: 1908, 1926, 1956, 1967
Apr 1897–Mar 1902
60-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1901 1913, 1917
90th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Ties: 1908, 1956, 1966, 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 4, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/