Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1948
1-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1937
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2014
Ties: 1940, 1978, 1984
Dec 1947–Jan 1948
2-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1949
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2018
Nov 1947–Jan 1948
3-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1949
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2018
Ties: 1920, 1950, 1983
Oct 1947–Jan 1948
4-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1899, 1939, 1971
Sep 1947–Jan 1948
5-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1902, 1904, 1939
Aug 1947–Jan 1948
6-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1897
Jul 1947–Jan 1948
7-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015, 2018
Ties: 1900, 1928, 1958
Jun 1947–Jan 1948
8-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2018
Ties: 1907, 1931
May 1947–Jan 1948
9-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1897, 1944, 1962, 1976
Apr 1947–Jan 1948
10-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1939, 1984
Mar 1947–Jan 1948
11-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1949
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1905, 1932, 1934, 1975
Feb 1947–Jan 1948
12-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1949
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1911, 1991, 1994, 2000
Aug 1946–Jan 1948
18-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1913
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2016
Ties: 1906, 1942, 1970, 1977, 1984, 1999
Feb 1946–Jan 1948
24-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1913
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2016
Ties: 1906, 1930, 1937, 1974
Feb 1945–Jan 1948
36-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1914
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2016, 2017
Ties: 1907, 1930, 1944, 1955, 1967, 1976
Feb 1944–Jan 1948
48-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1913
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2018
Ties: 1945, 1946, 1956, 1958
Feb 1943–Jan 1948
60-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1913
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2018, 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 8, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/