Climate at a Glance

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California River Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1981
1-Month
75.7°F
(24.3°C)
73.7°F
(23.2°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1899
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2020
Jul–Aug 1981
2-Month
75.6°F
(24.2°C)
74.2°F
(23.4°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1912
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2017
Ties: 1937, 1939, 1960, 1969
Jun–Aug 1981
3-Month
74.8°F
(23.8°C)
72.2°F
(22.3°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1907
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2017
Ties: 1961
May–Aug 1981
4-Month
71.6°F
(22.0°C)
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1907
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2017
Ties: 2009
Apr–Aug 1981
5-Month
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
2.3°F
(1.2°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1912
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2017
Mar–Aug 1981
6-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1912
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Ties: 1960
Feb–Aug 1981
7-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1948
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2015
Ties: 1986
Jan–Aug 1981
8-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2015
Ties: 1997, 2000
Dec 1980–Aug 1981
9-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917, 1949
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2015
Nov 1980–Aug 1981
10-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2015
Ties: 1940, 1992, 2000, 2013
Oct 1980–Aug 1981
11-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
2.3°F
(1.2°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2015
Ties: 2013, 2020
Sep 1980–Aug 1981
12-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Mar 1980–Aug 1981
18-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1913, 1917, 1949
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2015
Ties: 1935, 1989, 1993
Sep 1979–Aug 1981
24-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1913
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2015
Ties: 1993, 1996
Sep 1978–Aug 1981
36-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1913
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2016
Ties: 2011
Sep 1977–Aug 1981
48-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1913
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2016, 2017, 2018
Ties: 1960, 1962, 1987, 1990, 2000
Sep 1976–Aug 1981
60-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1913
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2018
Ties: 1962, 1984, 1995, 1999

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 17, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/