Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1941

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1941
1-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1937
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2014
Ties: 1936, 2006
Dec 1940–Jan 1941
2-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1949
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2018
Ties: 2006, 2019, 2021
Nov 1940–Jan 1941
3-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1949
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2018
Ties: 1982, 1992
Oct 1940–Jan 1941
4-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1917
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2015
Ties: 1927, 1994, 2016
Sep 1940–Jan 1941
5-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2015
Ties: 1943, 1982
Aug 1940–Jan 1941
6-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1917
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2021
Ties: 1963, 1988, 1993
Jul 1940–Jan 1941
7-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1917
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2015, 2018
Ties: 1905, 1963, 1965, 1975, 1990, 1993, 2008
Jun 1940–Jan 1941
8-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2018
Ties: 1927, 1970, 1998
May 1940–Jan 1941
9-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1917
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2015
Ties: 1980
Apr 1940–Jan 1941
10-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1917
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2015
Ties: 1935, 1967
Mar 1940–Jan 1941
11-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1949
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2015
Ties: 1960, 2010
Feb 1940–Jan 1941
12-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1949
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2015
Ties: 1982
Aug 1939–Jan 1941
18-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1913
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2016
Ties: 1982, 2001
Feb 1939–Jan 1941
24-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1913
19th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Ties: 1993, 1994, 2008
Feb 1938–Jan 1941
36-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1914
33rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2016, 2017
Ties: 1942, 1962, 1992, 2013
Feb 1937–Jan 1941
48-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1913
33rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Ties: 1992
Feb 1936–Jan 1941
60-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1913
37th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018, 2019
Ties: 1961, 1988

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 20, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/