Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, March 2006

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 2006
1-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
-4.8°F
(-2.6°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1897
125th Warmest Warmest since: 2005 1934
Feb–Mar 2006
2-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1897, 1903
98th Warmest Warmest since: 2005 2015
Ties: 1902, 1908, 1985
Jan–Mar 2006
3-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1949
77th Warmest Warmest since: 2005 2015
Ties: 1899, 1915, 1960, 1987
Dec 2005–Mar 2006
4-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1949
50th Warmest Warmest since: 2005 2015
Ties: 1928, 1953, 1976
Nov 2005–Mar 2006
5-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1949
35th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2015
Ties: 1914, 1968
Oct 2005–Mar 2006
6-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1917
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2015
Ties: 1900, 1914
Sep 2005–Mar 2006
7-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1917
47th Warmest Warmest since: 2005 2015
Ties: 1938, 1989, 1998, 2005
Aug 2005–Mar 2006
8-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1917
41st Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2015
Ties: 1943, 1953, 1993
Jul 2005–Mar 2006
9-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1917
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2015
Ties: 1918, 1951, 1980, 1984, 2012
Jun 2005–Mar 2006
10-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
41st Warmest Warmest since: 2005 2015
Ties: 1938, 1963, 1989, 1995
May 2005–Mar 2006
11-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2005 2015
Ties: 1905, 1938, 1984
Apr 2005–Mar 2006
12-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1917
46th Warmest Warmest since: 2005 2015
Ties: 1905, 1935, 1938, 1989
Oct 2004–Mar 2006
18-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1949
41st Warmest Warmest since: 2005 2015
Apr 2004–Mar 2006
24-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1913
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2005 2015
Ties: 1935, 1961, 1982, 1994, 2001
Apr 2003–Mar 2006
36-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1913, 1914, 1917
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2005 2016
Ties: 1961, 2002
Apr 2002–Mar 2006
48-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1913
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2005 2018
Ties: 2003, 2010
Apr 2001–Mar 2006
60-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.6°F
(0.8°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1913, 1917
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2005 2018
Ties: 2004, 2007

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 7, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/