Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1983
1-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1897
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1981 1934
Ties: 1918, 1987
Feb–Mar 1983
2-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1897, 1903
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2015
Jan–Mar 1983
3-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.7°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1949
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2015
Ties: 1947, 1963
Dec 1982–Mar 1983
4-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1949
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2015
Ties: 1967, 1990, 2002
Nov 1982–Mar 1983
5-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1949
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2015
Ties: 1965
Oct 1982–Mar 1983
6-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2015
Ties: 1935, 1957
Sep 1982–Mar 1983
7-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2015
Ties: 1901, 1945, 1946, 1974
Aug 1982–Mar 1983
8-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2015
Ties: 1899, 1926, 1946, 1947, 1964, 1972
Jul 1982–Mar 1983
9-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2015
Ties: 1950, 1958
Jun 1982–Mar 1983
10-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2015
Ties: 1901, 1944
May 1982–Mar 1983
11-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2015
Ties: 1899, 1907, 1937
Apr 1982–Mar 1983
12-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2015
Ties: 1904, 1906, 1907, 1915, 1916, 1920, 1955
Oct 1981–Mar 1983
18-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1949
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2015
Ties: 1907, 1946, 1953, 1965, 1999
Apr 1981–Mar 1983
24-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1913
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2015
Ties: 1962, 1979
Apr 1980–Mar 1983
36-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1913, 1914, 1917
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2016
Ties: 1935, 1959, 1963, 2001
Apr 1979–Mar 1983
48-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1913
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2018
Ties: 1943, 1960, 1963, 1981, 2001
Apr 1978–Mar 1983
60-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1913, 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2018
Ties: 1936, 1964, 1971, 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 30, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/