Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1901

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1901
1-Month
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1937
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2014
Ties: 1902, 1974, 2007
Dec 1900–Jan 1901
2-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1949
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2018
Ties: 1902, 1944, 1987, 2017
Nov 1900–Jan 1901
3-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1949
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2018
Ties: 1902, 1911, 1963, 1994, 2013
Oct 1900–Jan 1901
4-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1917
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2015
Ties: 1897, 1900, 1966
Sep 1900–Jan 1901
5-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1917
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2015
Ties: 1906, 1907, 1909, 1919, 1983
Aug 1900–Jan 1901
6-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1917
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2015
Ties: 1920, 1925, 1947
Jul 1900–Jan 1901
7-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1917
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2015, 2018
Ties: 1903, 1926, 1947
Jun 1900–Jan 1901
8-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1917
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2018
Ties: 1929
May 1900–Jan 1901
9-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1917
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1899 2015
Ties: 1896, 1920, 1957
Apr 1900–Jan 1901
10-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
16th Coolest Coolest to Date 1917
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2015
Ties: 1907, 1908, 1964, 1973, 1983
Mar 1900–Jan 1901
11-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1949
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1899 2015
Ties: 1897, 1936, 1946, 1952, 1956, 1979
Feb 1900–Jan 1901
12-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1949
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1899 2015
Ties: 1915, 1918, 1936, 1939, 1943, 1946, 1964
Aug 1899–Jan 1901
18-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1913
86th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Ties: 1925, 1928, 1929, 1934, 1953, 1957, 1963
Feb 1899–Jan 1901
24-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1913
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2016
Ties: 1907, 1908, 1911
Feb 1898–Jan 1901
36-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1914
87th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016, 2017
Ties: 1902, 1945, 1946, 1973
Feb 1897–Jan 1901
48-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1913
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2018
Ties: 1899, 1900, 1903, 1905, 1906, 1925, 1926, 1957
Feb 1896–Jan 1901
60-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1913
97th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018, 2019
Ties: 1902, 1903, 1905, 1906, 1908, 1909, 1947, 1951, 1952, 1957

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/