Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1916

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1916
1-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1977
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2001
Apr–May 1916
2-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1967
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 1992
Mar–May 1916
3-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1917
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 1934
Feb–May 1916
4-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1917
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 1934
Jan–May 1916
5-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1917
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2015
Ties: 1906, 1983, 1991
Dec 1915–May 1916
6-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1917
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2015
Ties: 1907, 1956, 1957, 1983, 1985
Nov 1915–May 1916
7-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1917
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2015
Ties: 1956, 1974, 2010
Oct 1915–May 1916
8-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1917
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2015
Ties: 1901, 1907, 1946, 1976
Sep 1915–May 1916
9-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1917
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2015
Ties: 1910, 1945, 1967, 1972, 1974, 1998
Aug 1915–May 1916
10-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1917
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2015
Ties: 1907, 1998
Jul 1915–May 1916
11-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1917
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2015
Ties: 1897, 1902, 1923, 1957
Jun 1915–May 1916
12-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1917
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2015
Ties: 1971
Dec 1914–May 1916
18-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1913 1917
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2015
Ties: 1899, 1910, 1953
Jun 1914–May 1916
24-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1914 1913, 1917
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2015
Ties: 1908, 1911, 1923
Jun 1913–May 1916
36-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1913, 1917
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1907 2016
Ties: 1920, 1925, 1945, 1964, 1965, 1967, 1976, 1977
Jun 1912–May 1916
48-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1913
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1910 2016, 2017, 2018
Ties: 1904, 1909, 1910, 1924
Jun 1911–May 1916
60-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1913, 1917
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2018
Ties: 1914, 1915, 1919, 1920

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/