Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1936

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1936
1-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1977
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2001
Ties: 1976, 2004
Apr–May 1936
2-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1967
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 1992
Ties: 2012
Mar–May 1936
3-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1917
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1934 1934
Ties: 1996
Feb–May 1936
4-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1917
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 1934
Ties: 1924, 1943, 1968, 2009, 2012
Jan–May 1936
5-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1917
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2015
Ties: 1959, 1994
Dec 1935–May 1936
6-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1917
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2015
Nov 1935–May 1936
7-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1917
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2015
Ties: 1924, 1941, 1968, 2005
Oct 1935–May 1936
8-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1917
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2015
Ties: 1905, 1924, 1963, 1970
Sep 1935–May 1936
9-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1917
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2015
Ties: 1900
Aug 1935–May 1936
10-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1917
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2015
Ties: 1938, 1941, 1990, 2005
Jul 1935–May 1936
11-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1917
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2015
Ties: 1918, 1941, 1961, 1987
Jun 1935–May 1936
12-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1917
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2015
Ties: 1918, 1930, 1931, 1938, 1954, 1970, 1990, 1994
Dec 1934–May 1936
18-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2015
Ties: 1905, 1932, 1939, 1943, 1954, 1980
Jun 1934–May 1936
24-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1913, 1917
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2015
Ties: 1954
Jun 1933–May 1936
36-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1913, 1917
23rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Ties: 1941, 1960, 1992, 2011
Jun 1932–May 1936
48-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1913
46th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016, 2017, 2018
Ties: 1942, 1959, 1986
Jun 1931–May 1936
60-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1913, 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2018
Ties: 1935, 1937, 1964, 1980

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/