Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1943

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1943
1-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1977
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2001
Ties: 1941, 1972, 1986, 2005, 2016
Apr–May 1943
2-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1967
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 1992
Ties: 1928, 1959
Mar–May 1943
3-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1917
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 1934
Feb–May 1943
4-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1917
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 1934
Ties: 1924, 1936, 1968, 2009, 2012
Jan–May 1943
5-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1917
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2015
Ties: 1900, 1914, 1954, 1988, 2001
Dec 1942–May 1943
6-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2015
Ties: 1987, 2003
Nov 1942–May 1943
7-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1917
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2015
Ties: 1954
Oct 1942–May 1943
8-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1917
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2015
Ties: 1987, 1989, 2012
Sep 1942–May 1943
9-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1917
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2015
Ties: 1980, 2019
Aug 1942–May 1943
10-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1917
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2015
Ties: 1954, 1993, 2006
Jul 1942–May 1943
11-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1917
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2015
Ties: 1954, 1986
Jun 1942–May 1943
12-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2015
Ties: 1951, 1960, 1961, 2001, 2006
Dec 1941–May 1943
18-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1905, 1932, 1936, 1939, 1954, 1980
Jun 1941–May 1943
24-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1913, 1917
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1900, 1906, 1915, 1966
Jun 1940–May 1943
36-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1913, 1917
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2016
Ties: 1927, 1939, 1969, 1985
Jun 1939–May 1943
48-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1913
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2016, 2017, 2018
Ties: 1940, 1963, 1983, 2001
Jun 1938–May 1943
60-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1913, 1917
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2018
Ties: 1940, 1960, 1981, 1985, 1986

Citing This Page

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