Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1920

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1920
1-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1932, 1990
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1917 1958
Ties: 1947, 1974, 1998, 2008
Nov–Dec 1920
2-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1994
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1917 1995
Ties: 1922, 1951, 2015
Oct–Dec 1920
3-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1916
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1918 1995, 2014
Ties: 1984
Sep–Dec 1920
4-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1916
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2014
Ties: 1919
Aug–Dec 1920
5-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1916
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1918 2014
Ties: 1925
Jul–Dec 1920
6-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1916 1916
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2014
Jun–Dec 1920
7-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1916 1916
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2014, 2017
May–Dec 1920
8-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1916 1916
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2014
Ties: 1909
Apr–Dec 1920
9-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1916 1916
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2014
Mar–Dec 1920
10-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1916 1912
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2014
Feb–Dec 1920
11-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1916 1911
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2014
Ties: 1909, 1916
Jan–Dec 1920
12-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1916 1911
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2014
Ties: 1922
Jul 1919–Dec 1920
18-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1912
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2015
Ties: 1916, 1949
Jan 1919–Dec 1920
24-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1912
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2015
Ties: 1903, 1909, 1916, 1923
Jan 1918–Dec 1920
36-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1913
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2016
Ties: 1911, 1918
Jan 1917–Dec 1920
48-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1912, 1914
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1917 2017
Ties: 1909, 1915, 1916, 1923, 1949
Jan 1916–Dec 1920
60-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1916 1912, 1913
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2018
Ties: 1915, 1916

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/