Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1951
1-Month
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1932, 1990
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1958
Ties: 1984
Nov–Dec 1951
2-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1994
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1995
Ties: 1920, 1922, 2015
Oct–Dec 1951
3-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1916
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1995, 2014
Ties: 1998
Sep–Dec 1951
4-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1916
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2020
Ties: 1906, 1907, 1922, 1973
Aug–Dec 1951
5-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1916
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2020
Ties: 1896, 1915, 1935, 1956, 1965, 1973
Jul–Dec 1951
6-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1916
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2020
Ties: 1944, 1973, 1975, 1986
Jun–Dec 1951
7-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1916
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2020
Ties: 1903, 1906, 1943, 1956, 1957, 1985
May–Dec 1951
8-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1916
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2020
Ties: 1963
Apr–Dec 1951
9-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1916
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2014
Ties: 1967, 1970, 1976, 2010, 2011
Mar–Dec 1951
10-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1912
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2014
Ties: 1901, 1917, 1967, 1972, 1983
Feb–Dec 1951
11-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1911
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2014
Ties: 1896, 1900, 1914, 1924, 1932, 1963
Jan–Dec 1951
12-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1911
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2014
Ties: 1901, 1906, 1929, 1937, 1938, 1953
Jul 1950–Dec 1951
18-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1912
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2015
Ties: 1926, 1938, 1943, 1950, 1987, 1990, 1991
Jan 1950–Dec 1951
24-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1912
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1936, 1970, 1977
Jan 1949–Dec 1951
36-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1913
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2016
Ties: 1906, 1954, 1971, 1977
Jan 1948–Dec 1951
48-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1912, 1914
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1898, 1899, 1900, 1903, 1904, 1908, 1948
Jan 1947–Dec 1951
60-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1912, 1913
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2018
Ties: 1946, 1955, 1957

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 26, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/