Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1921

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1921
1-Month
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1937
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1920 2014
Dec 1920–Jan 1921
2-Month
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1949
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1920 2018
Ties: 1907, 1962
Nov 1920–Jan 1921
3-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1949
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1920 2018
Ties: 1955, 1993
Oct 1920–Jan 1921
4-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1920 2015
Sep 1920–Jan 1921
5-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1920 2015
Aug 1920–Jan 1921
6-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1920 2015
Ties: 1932
Jul 1920–Jan 1921
7-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1920 2015, 2018
Jun 1920–Jan 1921
8-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1920 2018
Ties: 1912
May 1920–Jan 1921
9-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1920 2015
Ties: 1972
Apr 1920–Jan 1921
10-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1920 2015
Ties: 1910
Mar 1920–Jan 1921
11-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1949
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1920 2015
Ties: 1910, 1912
Feb 1920–Jan 1921
12-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1949
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1920 2015
Aug 1919–Jan 1921
18-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1913
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1920 2016
Ties: 1950
Feb 1919–Jan 1921
24-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1913
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1920 2016
Feb 1918–Jan 1921
36-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1914
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1920 2016, 2017
Ties: 1912, 1915, 1917, 1918, 1922, 1923, 1949, 1950
Feb 1917–Jan 1921
48-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1913
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1918 2018
Ties: 1918
Feb 1916–Jan 1921
60-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1913
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1920 2018, 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on June 5, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/