Climate at a Glance

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California River Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1988
1-Month
74.5°F
(23.6°C)
73.7°F
(23.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1899
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2020
Ties: 1904
Jul–Aug 1988
2-Month
76.0°F
(24.4°C)
74.2°F
(23.4°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1912
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Ties: 1961
Jun–Aug 1988
3-Month
73.5°F
(23.1°C)
72.3°F
(22.4°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1907
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2017
Ties: 1917, 2000, 2005
May–Aug 1988
4-Month
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1907
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1924, 1934
Apr–Aug 1988
5-Month
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1912
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1910, 1972
Mar–Aug 1988
6-Month
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1912
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1987
Feb–Aug 1988
7-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1948
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2015
Ties: 1936, 1984, 2008
Jan–Aug 1988
8-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1917
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2015
Ties: 1961
Dec 1987–Aug 1988
9-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1917, 1949
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 1960, 1987
Nov 1987–Aug 1988
10-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 1951, 1961
Oct 1987–Aug 1988
11-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1917
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2015
Sep 1987–Aug 1988
12-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1917
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Mar 1987–Aug 1988
18-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1913, 1917, 1949
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2015
Ties: 1961, 1992, 2000
Sep 1986–Aug 1988
24-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1913
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2015
Ties: 1978, 1994, 1998, 2012
Sep 1985–Aug 1988
36-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1913
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2016
Ties: 1940, 1982, 1993, 2001
Sep 1984–Aug 1988
48-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1913
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2016, 2017, 2018
Ties: 1941, 1984, 1991, 2011
Sep 1983–Aug 1988
60-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1913
23rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Ties: 1990, 1993, 2001, 2011, 2012

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 20, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/