Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of November 2019. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


California

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1942

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Coolest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Warmest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1942
1-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1932, 1990
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 1958
Ties: 1907, 2004
Nov–Dec 1942
2-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.7°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1994
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1995
Ties: 1910, 1966
Oct–Dec 1942
3-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1916
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1995, 2014
Ties: 1934, 1989
Sep–Dec 1942
4-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1916
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2014
Ties: 1993
Aug–Dec 1942
5-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1916
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2014
Ties: 1901, 1913, 1943, 1953, 1963
Jul–Dec 1942
6-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1916
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2014
Ties: 1952, 1953, 1992
Jun–Dec 1942
7-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1916
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2014, 2017
Ties: 1921, 1934, 1997, 2000, 2004, 2011
May–Dec 1942
8-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1916
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2014
Ties: 1896, 1961, 1993, 2011
Apr–Dec 1942
9-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1916
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2014
Ties: 1901, 1928, 1932, 1947, 1983
Mar–Dec 1942
10-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1912
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2014
Ties: 1914, 1938, 1954, 1968, 1976, 1978
Feb–Dec 1942
11-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1911
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2014
Jan–Dec 1942
12-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1911
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2014
Ties: 1956
Jul 1941–Dec 1942
18-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1925 1912
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1907, 1952, 1964, 1973, 1975
Jan 1941–Dec 1942
24-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1912
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1906, 1915, 1925, 1930, 1947
Jan 1940–Dec 1942
36-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1913
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2016
Ties: 1927, 1939, 1958, 1970
Jan 1939–Dec 1942
48-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1912, 1914
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2017
Ties: 1939, 1980, 1982, 1983
Jan 1938–Dec 1942
60-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1912, 1913
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2018
Ties: 1934, 1935, 1941, 1970, 1985, 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/