Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1944

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1944
1-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1977
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2001
Ties: 1949, 1968
Apr–May 1944
2-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1967
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 1992
Ties: 1901, 1905, 1915, 1922, 1977
Mar–May 1944
3-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1917
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 1934
Ties: 1999
Feb–May 1944
4-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1917
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 1934
Ties: 1953
Jan–May 1944
5-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2015
Ties: 1952
Dec 1943–May 1944
6-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2015
Ties: 1898, 1967
Nov 1943–May 1944
7-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2015
Ties: 1909, 1915, 1969, 1998
Oct 1943–May 1944
8-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1917
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2015
Ties: 1915, 1969, 1985, 1998, 1999
Sep 1943–May 1944
9-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1917
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2015
Ties: 1925
Aug 1943–May 1944
10-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1917
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2015
Ties: 1897, 1906, 1923
Jul 1943–May 1944
11-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1917
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2015
Ties: 1906, 1925, 1971
Jun 1943–May 1944
12-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1917
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2015
Ties: 1901, 1911, 1952, 1973, 1983
Dec 1942–May 1944
18-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1917
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2015
Ties: 1925, 1928, 1958, 1962, 2011
Jun 1942–May 1944
24-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1913, 1917
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1905, 1926, 1932, 1937, 1938, 1952, 1963, 1983
Jun 1941–May 1944
36-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1913, 1917
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2016
Ties: 1901, 1902, 1948, 1955, 1956, 1974
Jun 1940–May 1944
48-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1913
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2016, 2017, 2018
Ties: 1926, 1929, 1932, 1953, 1972
Jun 1939–May 1944
60-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1913, 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2018
Ties: 1983

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/