Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1959
1-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
3.3°F
(1.9°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1897
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1934 1934
Feb–Mar 1959
2-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1897, 1903
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2015
Ties: 1936, 1961, 2001, 2018, 2021
Jan–Mar 1959
3-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1949
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1972, 2009, 2013
Dec 1958–Mar 1959
4-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1949
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2015
Nov 1958–Mar 1959
5-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1949
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2015
Ties: 1986
Oct 1958–Mar 1959
6-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2015
Ties: 2016, 2021
Sep 1958–Mar 1959
7-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
2.5°F
(1.3°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2015
Aug 1958–Mar 1959
8-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2015
Ties: 2014
Jul 1958–Mar 1959
9-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2015
Ties: 2003
Jun 1958–Mar 1959
10-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2015
Ties: 2013
May 1958–Mar 1959
11-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
9th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Ties: 2003, 2013, 2017
Apr 1958–Mar 1959
12-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2015
Ties: 1940, 2002, 2004, 2007
Oct 1957–Mar 1959
18-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1949
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1978, 1988, 1996
Apr 1957–Mar 1959
24-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1913
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1940, 1987, 1988, 1990, 1991
Apr 1956–Mar 1959
36-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1913, 1914, 1917
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2016
Ties: 1935, 1963, 1983, 2001
Apr 1955–Mar 1959
48-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1913
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2018
Ties: 1928, 1930, 1971, 1985
Apr 1954–Mar 1959
60-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1913, 1917
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2018
Ties: 1928, 1929, 1954, 1965, 1972, 1979

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 6, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/