Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1928

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1928
1-Month
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.3°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1932, 1990
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1927 1958
Ties: 1987
Nov–Dec 1928
2-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1994
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1927 1995
Ties: 1902, 1924, 1961, 1968
Oct–Dec 1928
3-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1916
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1927 1995, 2014
Ties: 1922, 1935
Sep–Dec 1928
4-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1925 1916
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2020
Ties: 1898, 1902, 1918, 1984
Aug–Dec 1928
5-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1916
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1926 2020
Ties: 1954
Jul–Dec 1928
6-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1916
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2020
Ties: 1927
Jun–Dec 1928
7-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1916
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1926 2020
Ties: 1915
May–Dec 1928
8-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1916
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1926 2020
Ties: 1921, 1932, 1943, 1955, 1994
Apr–Dec 1928
9-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1916
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1926 2014, 2020
Ties: 1901, 1932, 1942, 1947, 1983
Mar–Dec 1928
10-Month
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1912
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1926 2014
Ties: 1949
Feb–Dec 1928
11-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1911
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1926 2014
Ties: 1961, 1968, 1970
Jan–Dec 1928
12-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1911
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1926 2014
Ties: 1910, 1979, 1993, 2010
Jul 1927–Dec 1928
18-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1912
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1926 2015
Ties: 1935, 1962, 1976, 1979, 1985
Jan 1927–Dec 1928
24-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1925 1912
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2015
Ties: 1973, 1999
Jan 1926–Dec 1928
36-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1913
43rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Ties: 1934, 1935, 1980, 2000
Jan 1925–Dec 1928
48-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1912, 1914
54th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1929, 1963, 1969, 1970
Jan 1924–Dec 1928
60-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1912, 1913
58th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Ties: 1929, 1930, 1969

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 22, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/