Climate at a Glance

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California River Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1987
1-Month
74.3°F
(23.5°C)
73.7°F
(23.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1899
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2020
Ties: 1920, 1952
Jul–Aug 1987
2-Month
72.6°F
(22.6°C)
74.2°F
(23.4°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.8°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1912
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1963, 1993
Jun–Aug 1987
3-Month
72.1°F
(22.3°C)
72.3°F
(22.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1907
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1906, 1951, 1968, 2011
May–Aug 1987
4-Month
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
69.3°F
(20.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1907
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1904, 1922, 1929, 1938, 1990
Apr–Aug 1987
5-Month
67.8°F
(19.9°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1912
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2017
Ties: 1960, 1966
Mar–Aug 1987
6-Month
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1912
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1988
Feb–Aug 1987
7-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1948
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2015
Ties: 1961, 2003, 2005
Jan–Aug 1987
8-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2015
Ties: 1928, 1960, 1978, 1985, 1990
Dec 1986–Aug 1987
9-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917, 1949
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2015
Ties: 1960, 1988
Nov 1986–Aug 1987
10-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2015
Ties: 1936, 1960
Oct 1986–Aug 1987
11-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2015
Ties: 1951, 1989, 1990, 2008
Sep 1986–Aug 1987
12-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2015
Ties: 1977
Mar 1986–Aug 1987
18-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1913, 1917, 1949
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2015
Ties: 1941, 2012
Sep 1985–Aug 1987
24-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1913
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2015
Ties: 1934
Sep 1984–Aug 1987
36-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1913
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2016
Ties: 2012
Sep 1983–Aug 1987
48-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1913
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2016, 2017, 2018
Ties: 1960, 1962, 1981, 1990, 2000
Sep 1982–Aug 1987
60-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1913
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published March 2021, retrieved on March 8, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/