Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1909

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1909
1-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1908 1977
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1907 2001
Ties: 1961, 2019
Apr–May 1909
2-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1908 1967
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1907 1992
Ties: 1913, 1923, 1932, 1945
Mar–May 1909
3-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1906 1917
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1908 1934
Ties: 1899, 1903, 1911
Feb–May 1909
4-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1903 1917
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1908 1934
Ties: 1902, 1913, 1971
Jan–May 1909
5-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1908 1917
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1907 2015
Ties: 1899, 1915, 1919, 1923
Dec 1908–May 1909
6-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1903 1917
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1908 2015
Ties: 1902, 1919, 1942, 1962, 1973, 1979
Nov 1908–May 1909
7-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1903 1917
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1908 2015
Ties: 1915, 1944, 1969, 1998
Oct 1908–May 1909
8-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1903 1917
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1908 2015
Sep 1908–May 1909
9-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1903 1917
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1908 2015
Ties: 1962
Aug 1908–May 1909
10-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1903 1917
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1908 2015
Ties: 1901, 1937
Jul 1908–May 1909
11-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1908 1917
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1907 2015
Ties: 1937, 1964, 1975
Jun 1908–May 1909
12-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1908 1917
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1907 2015
Ties: 1920, 1922
Dec 1907–May 1909
18-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1903 1917
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1908 2015
Jun 1907–May 1909
24-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
9th Coolest Coolest to Date 1913, 1917
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1908 2015
Jun 1906–May 1909
36-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1904 1913, 1917
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1908 2016
Ties: 1904, 1911
Jun 1905–May 1909
48-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1904 1913
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1908 2016, 2017, 2018
Ties: 1904, 1910, 1916, 1924
Jun 1904–May 1909
60-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1905 1913, 1917
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1908 2018
Ties: 1902, 1904, 1905, 1948

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/