Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1937

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1937
1-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
2.0°F
(1.2°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1977
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2001
Ties: 1970
Apr–May 1937
2-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1967
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1936 1992
Ties: 2005
Mar–May 1937
3-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1917
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1936 1934
Ties: 1973, 1974
Feb–May 1937
4-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1917
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 1934
Ties: 1921, 1923, 1969, 1977
Jan–May 1937
5-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1917
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015
Dec 1936–May 1937
6-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1917
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015
Ties: 1922
Nov 1936–May 1937
7-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1917
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015
Ties: 1922
Oct 1936–May 1937
8-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1917
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015
Ties: 1912, 1932
Sep 1936–May 1937
9-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1917
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015
Ties: 1898, 1942, 1948
Aug 1936–May 1937
10-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1917
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015
Ties: 1901, 1909
Jul 1936–May 1937
11-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1917
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015
Ties: 1909, 1964, 1975
Jun 1936–May 1937
12-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1917
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015
Ties: 1899, 1910
Dec 1935–May 1937
18-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1917
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015
Ties: 1947, 1970, 1971
Jun 1935–May 1937
24-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1913, 1917
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015
Ties: 1905, 1926, 1932, 1938, 1944, 1952, 1963, 1983
Jun 1934–May 1937
36-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1913, 1917
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2016
Ties: 1926, 1930, 1953, 1954, 1971
Jun 1933–May 1937
48-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1913
37th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016, 2017, 2018
Ties: 1960, 1982, 1984
Jun 1932–May 1937
60-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1913, 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2018
Ties: 1935, 1936, 1964, 1980

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/