Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1950

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1950
1-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
5.1°F
(2.8°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1932, 1990
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 1958
Nov–Dec 1950
2-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
4.6°F
(2.6°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1994
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 1995
Oct–Dec 1950
3-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
3.7°F
(2.0°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1916
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 1995, 2014
Sep–Dec 1950
4-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1916
7th Warmest Warmest to Date 2014
Ties: 2012
Aug–Dec 1950
5-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
2.2°F
(1.3°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1916
8th Warmest Warmest to Date 2014
Ties: 1991, 1999
Jul–Dec 1950
6-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1916
9th Warmest Warmest to Date 2014
Ties: 1991
Jun–Dec 1950
7-Month
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1916
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2014, 2017
Ties: 1959
May–Dec 1950
8-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1916
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2014
Ties: 1939, 1992, 1997
Apr–Dec 1950
9-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1916
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2014
Ties: 1934, 2019
Mar–Dec 1950
10-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1912
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2014
Ties: 1936, 1940, 1958, 1988, 1989, 2009, 2019
Feb–Dec 1950
11-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1911
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2014
Ties: 2000
Jan–Dec 1950
12-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1911
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2014
Ties: 1980, 1989, 1991
Jul 1949–Dec 1950
18-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1912
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2015
Ties: 1926, 1938, 1943, 1951, 1987, 1990, 1991
Jan 1949–Dec 1950
24-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1912
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2015
Ties: 1905, 1938, 1963
Jan 1948–Dec 1950
36-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1913
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2016
Ties: 1910, 1946
Jan 1947–Dec 1950
48-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1912, 1914
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2017
Ties: 1902, 1947, 1955, 1965
Jan 1946–Dec 1950
60-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1912, 1913
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2018
Ties: 1900, 1901, 1904, 1907, 1908, 1956, 1975

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 30, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/