Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1918

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1918
1-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
-3.5°F
(-1.9°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1977
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2001
Apr–May 1918
2-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1967
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 1992
Ties: 1899, 1908, 1983, 1995
Mar–May 1918
3-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 1934
Ties: 1913, 1983, 2011
Feb–May 1918
4-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 1934
Ties: 1945, 2011
Jan–May 1918
5-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2015
Ties: 1898, 1962
Dec 1917–May 1918
6-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2015
Ties: 1897, 1946
Nov 1917–May 1918
7-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2015
Ties: 1901, 1972, 1977
Oct 1917–May 1918
8-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2015
Ties: 1938, 1947, 2008
Sep 1917–May 1918
9-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2015
Ties: 1947, 1961
Aug 1917–May 1918
10-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2015
Ties: 1928, 1947, 1961, 1982
Jul 1917–May 1918
11-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2015
Ties: 1936, 1941, 1961, 1987
Jun 1917–May 1918
12-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
41st Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Ties: 1930, 1931, 1936, 1938, 1954, 1970, 1990, 1994
Dec 1916–May 1918
18-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2015
Ties: 1922, 1923, 1945, 1956
Jun 1916–May 1918
24-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1913, 1917
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2015
Jun 1915–May 1918
36-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1913, 1917
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2016
Ties: 1912, 1919, 1949
Jun 1914–May 1918
48-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1913
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1917 2016, 2017, 2018
Ties: 1912, 1914, 1915, 1917, 1920
Jun 1913–May 1918
60-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1913, 1917
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2018
Ties: 1910, 1911, 1924

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/