Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1948
1-Month
71.9°F
(22.2°C)
73.7°F
(23.2°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1899
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2020
Ties: 1979
Jul–Aug 1948
2-Month
72.3°F
(22.4°C)
74.2°F
(23.4°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1912
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Jun–Aug 1948
3-Month
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
72.2°F
(22.3°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1907
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2017
Ties: 1947, 1965
May–Aug 1948
4-Month
67.5°F
(19.7°C)
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1899, 1907
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2017
Apr–Aug 1948
5-Month
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.2°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1912
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2017
Ties: 1963
Mar–Aug 1948
6-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1912
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2017
Feb–Aug 1948
7-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1948
126th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2015
Jan–Aug 1948
8-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1917, 1955
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2015
Ties: 1922
Dec 1947–Aug 1948
9-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1917, 1949
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2015
Ties: 1975
Nov 1947–Aug 1948
10-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2015
Ties: 1903
Oct 1947–Aug 1948
11-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2015
Ties: 1913
Sep 1947–Aug 1948
12-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2015
Mar 1947–Aug 1948
18-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1913, 1917, 1949
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2015
Ties: 1898, 1910, 1916, 1933, 1944, 1956
Sep 1946–Aug 1948
24-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1913
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2015
Ties: 1904, 1908, 1910, 1916
Sep 1945–Aug 1948
36-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1913
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2016
Ties: 1901, 1905, 1920, 1944, 1973, 1976
Sep 1944–Aug 1948
48-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1913
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2016, 2017, 2018
Ties: 1902, 1905, 1906, 1908, 1925, 1945, 1952, 1965, 1975
Sep 1943–Aug 1948
60-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1925 1913
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2018
Ties: 1901, 1902, 1907, 1909, 1925

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/