Climate at a Glance

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1902

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1902
1-Month
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1932, 1990
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 1958
Ties: 1913, 2015
Nov–Dec 1902
2-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1994
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 1995
Ties: 1924, 1928, 1961, 1968
Oct–Dec 1902
3-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1916
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 1995, 2014
Ties: 1982
Sep–Dec 1902
4-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1916
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2014
Ties: 1898, 1918, 1928, 1984
Aug–Dec 1902
5-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1916
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2014
Ties: 1897, 1946, 1982
Jul–Dec 1902
6-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1916
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2014
Ties: 1925
Jun–Dec 1902
7-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1916
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2014, 2017
Ties: 1914, 1924, 1947, 1971, 1972
May–Dec 1902
8-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1916
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2014
Ties: 1899, 1930
Apr–Dec 1902
9-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
9th Coolest Coolest to Date 1916
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2014
Mar–Dec 1902
10-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
6th Coolest Coolest to Date 1912
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2014
Ties: 1909
Feb–Dec 1902
11-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
9th Coolest Coolest to Date 1911
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2014
Ties: 1903, 1919, 1944, 1975
Jan–Dec 1902
12-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
7th Coolest Coolest to Date 1911
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2014
Ties: 1903, 1908, 1909, 1944, 1949, 1955, 1971
Jul 1901–Dec 1902
18-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1912
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2015
Ties: 1897, 1921, 1925, 1944
Jan 1901–Dec 1902
24-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1912
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2015
Ties: 1918, 1921, 1922, 1945, 1972
Jan 1900–Dec 1902
36-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1913
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2016
Ties: 1944, 1945, 1955, 1964
Jan 1899–Dec 1902
48-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1912, 1914
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2017
Ties: 1947, 1950, 1955, 1965
Jan 1898–Dec 1902
60-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1912, 1913
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2018
Ties: 1905, 1906, 1910, 1925, 1952

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on August 4, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/