Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1945

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1945
1-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1977
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2001
Apr–May 1945
2-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1967
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 1992
Ties: 1909, 1913, 1923, 1932
Mar–May 1945
3-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1917
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 1934
Feb–May 1945
4-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1917
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 1934
Ties: 1918, 2011
Jan–May 1945
5-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1917
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2015
Ties: 1932, 1935
Dec 1944–May 1945
6-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1917
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2015
Ties: 1950, 1953, 1977, 2010
Nov 1944–May 1945
7-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2015
Ties: 1911, 1920, 1921
Oct 1944–May 1945
8-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1917
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2015
Ties: 1906, 1979, 1983
Sep 1944–May 1945
9-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1917
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2015
Ties: 1910, 1916, 1967, 1972, 1974, 1998
Aug 1944–May 1945
10-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1917
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2015
Ties: 1902, 1910
Jul 1944–May 1945
11-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1917
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2015
Ties: 1911, 1932, 1969, 1983
Jun 1944–May 1945
12-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1917
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2015
Ties: 1898, 1964
Dec 1943–May 1945
18-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1917
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2015
Ties: 1918, 1922, 1923, 1956
Jun 1943–May 1945
24-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1913, 1917
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2015
Ties: 1904, 1956
Jun 1942–May 1945
36-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1913, 1917
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2016
Ties: 1916, 1920, 1925, 1964, 1965, 1967, 1976, 1977
Jun 1941–May 1945
48-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1913
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2016, 2017, 2018
Ties: 1901, 1921, 1952
Jun 1940–May 1945
60-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1913, 1917
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2018
Ties: 1926, 1958, 1966, 1967, 1973

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/