Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1931

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1931
1-Month
65.5°F
(18.6°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
4.8°F
(2.7°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1977
5th Warmest Warmest to Date 2001
Apr–May 1931
2-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
4.1°F
(2.2°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1967
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 1992
Ties: 1987
Mar–May 1931
3-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1917
8th Warmest Warmest to Date 1934
Ties: 2015
Feb–May 1931
4-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1917
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1926 1934
Ties: 1926, 2013
Jan–May 1931
5-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1917
11th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Ties: 2018
Dec 1930–May 1931
6-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
2.0°F
(1.2°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1917
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1926 2015
Ties: 2013
Nov 1930–May 1931
7-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1917
18th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Ties: 1984
Oct 1930–May 1931
8-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1917
21st Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Ties: 1951, 2002, 2003
Sep 1930–May 1931
9-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1917
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2015
Ties: 1990
Aug 1930–May 1931
10-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1929 1917
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1930 2015
Ties: 1987
Jul 1930–May 1931
11-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1929 1917
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1930 2015
Ties: 1990, 2001, 2008
Jun 1930–May 1931
12-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1917
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1930 2015
Ties: 1918, 1930, 1936, 1938, 1954, 1970, 1990, 1994
Dec 1929–May 1931
18-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1917
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2015
Ties: 1984, 1990, 1995
Jun 1929–May 1931
24-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1913, 1917
39th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Ties: 1978, 1985, 1986
Jun 1928–May 1931
36-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1913, 1917
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1928 2016
Ties: 1952, 1972
Jun 1927–May 1931
48-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1913
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1928 2016, 2017, 2018
Ties: 1928, 1935, 1938, 1954, 1968, 1978, 1979
Jun 1926–May 1931
60-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1913, 1917
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1930 2018
Ties: 1928, 1930, 1939, 1954, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1978

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/