Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1926

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1926
1-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1925 1977
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1924 2001
Apr–May 1926
2-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1925 1967
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1910 1992
Mar–May 1926
3-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1925 1917
10th Warmest Warmest to Date 1934
Feb–May 1926
4-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1925 1917
9th Warmest Warmest to Date 1934
Ties: 1931, 2013
Jan–May 1926
5-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
2.3°F
(1.2°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1925 1917
14th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Ties: 2007, 2013
Dec 1925–May 1926
6-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1925 1917
14th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Ties: 1959
Nov 1925–May 1926
7-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1925 1917
20th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Ties: 1978, 2003, 2004
Oct 1925–May 1926
8-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1925 1917
29th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Ties: 1954, 1988, 1994
Sep 1925–May 1926
9-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1925 1917
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1924 2015
Ties: 1905, 1924, 1928, 1960
Aug 1925–May 1926
10-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1925 1917
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1924 2015
Ties: 1924
Jul 1925–May 1926
11-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1925 1917
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1918 2015
Ties: 1982, 2010
Jun 1925–May 1926
12-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1925 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1918 2015
Dec 1924–May 1926
18-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1925 1917
49th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Ties: 1979
Jun 1924–May 1926
24-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1925 1913, 1917
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2015
Ties: 1905, 1932, 1937, 1938, 1944, 1952, 1963, 1983
Jun 1923–May 1926
36-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1925 1913, 1917
71st Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Ties: 1930, 1937, 1953, 1954, 1971
Jun 1922–May 1926
48-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1925 1913
73rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2016, 2017, 2018
Ties: 1929, 1932, 1944, 1953, 1972
Jun 1921–May 1926
60-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1925 1913, 1917
81st Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Ties: 1945, 1958, 1966, 1967, 1973

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/