Climate at a Glance

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1898
1-Month
37.4°F
(3.0°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
-4.9°F
(-2.7°C)
4th Coolest Coolest to Date 1937
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1897 2014
Dec 1897–Jan 1898
2-Month
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.7°C)
8th Coolest Coolest to Date 1949
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1897 2018
Nov 1897–Jan 1898
3-Month
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
9th Coolest Coolest to Date 1949
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1897 2018
Oct 1897–Jan 1898
4-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
5th Coolest Coolest to Date 1917
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1897 2015
Ties: 1932
Sep 1897–Jan 1898
5-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
6th Coolest Coolest to Date 1917
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1897 2015
Ties: 1972
Aug 1897–Jan 1898
6-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
7th Coolest Coolest to Date 1917
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1897 2021
Jul 1897–Jan 1898
7-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
6th Coolest Coolest to Date 1917
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1897 2015, 2018
Ties: 1912
Jun 1897–Jan 1898
8-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
7th Coolest Coolest to Date 1917
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1897 2018
May 1897–Jan 1898
9-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
15th Coolest Coolest to Date 1917
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1897 2015
Ties: 1931, 1947, 1973
Apr 1897–Jan 1898
10-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
26th Coolest Coolest to Date 1917
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1897 2015
Ties: 1900, 1922, 1931, 1947, 1954, 1957, 1999
Mar 1897–Jan 1898
11-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
9th Coolest Coolest to Date 1949
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1897 2015
Feb 1897–Jan 1898
12-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
8th Coolest Coolest to Date 1949
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1897 2015
Aug 1896–Jan 1898
18-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
11th Coolest Coolest to Date 1913
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1897 2016
Ties: 1916, 1920, 1933, 1972
Feb 1896–Jan 1898
24-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
12th Coolest Coolest to Date 1913
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1897 2016
Ties: 1909, 1920, 1957, 1966, 1973
Feb 1895–Jan 1898
36-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
18th Coolest Coolest to Date 1914
107th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016, 2017
Ties: 1900, 1905, 1909, 1911, 1925

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 19, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/