Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1904

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1904
1-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1903 1977
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1897 2001
Apr–May 1904
2-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1903 1967
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1897 1992
Ties: 1951
Mar–May 1904
3-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1903 1917
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 1934
Ties: 1949, 1969
Feb–May 1904
4-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1903 1917
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1900 1934
Ties: 2003, 2006
Jan–May 1904
5-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1903 1917
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2015
Ties: 1951, 1960
Dec 1903–May 1904
6-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1903 1917
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2015
Ties: 1974, 2011
Nov 1903–May 1904
7-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1903 1917
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2015
Ties: 1925, 1927, 1939, 1950, 1961
Oct 1903–May 1904
8-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1903 1917
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2015
Ties: 1927
Sep 1903–May 1904
9-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1903 1917
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2015
Ties: 1950, 1976, 1977, 2010
Aug 1903–May 1904
10-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1903 1917
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2015
Ties: 1935, 1953, 1965
Jul 1903–May 1904
11-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1903 1917
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2015
Ties: 1967, 1974, 1977, 1998
Jun 1903–May 1904
12-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1903 1917
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2015
Ties: 1897, 1935, 1953, 1962, 1965, 1972, 1976
Dec 1902–May 1904
18-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1903 1917
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2015
Ties: 1898, 1908, 1976
Jun 1902–May 1904
24-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1903 1913, 1917
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2015
Ties: 1945, 1956
Jun 1901–May 1904
36-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1903 1913, 1917
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2016
Ties: 1909, 1911
Jun 1900–May 1904
48-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
14th Coolest Coolest to Date 1913
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1903 2016, 2017, 2018
Ties: 1909, 1910, 1916, 1924
Jun 1899–May 1904
60-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1903 1913, 1917
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2018
Ties: 1902, 1905, 1909, 1948

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/