Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1952

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1952
1-Month
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1937
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2014
Ties: 1957
Dec 1951–Jan 1952
2-Month
39.8°F
(4.3°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1949
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2018
Nov 1951–Jan 1952
3-Month
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1949
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2018
Oct 1951–Jan 1952
4-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1917
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2015
Sep 1951–Jan 1952
5-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1917
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2015
Ties: 1931, 1955, 1995
Aug 1951–Jan 1952
6-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1917
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2021
Ties: 1915, 1919, 1931, 1957
Jul 1951–Jan 1952
7-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1917
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2015, 2018
Ties: 1931, 1932, 1937, 1942, 1983
Jun 1951–Jan 1952
8-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1917
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2018
Ties: 1957, 1979
May 1951–Jan 1952
9-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1917
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2015
Ties: 1919, 1922, 1954, 1979
Apr 1951–Jan 1952
10-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1917
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2015
Ties: 1923, 1929, 1955, 1956, 1965
Mar 1951–Jan 1952
11-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1949
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2015
Ties: 1897, 1901, 1936, 1946, 1956, 1979
Feb 1951–Jan 1952
12-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1949
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2015
Ties: 1896, 1906, 1907, 1914, 1928, 1933, 1942
Aug 1950–Jan 1952
18-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1913
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2016
Ties: 1967, 1968
Feb 1950–Jan 1952
24-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1913
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2016
Ties: 1939, 1970, 1971, 1979, 1980, 1983
Feb 1949–Jan 1952
36-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1914
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2016, 2017
Ties: 1934, 1985
Feb 1948–Jan 1952
48-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1913
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2018
Ties: 1904, 1909, 1911
Feb 1947–Jan 1952
60-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1913
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2018, 2019
Ties: 1901, 1902, 1903, 1905, 1906, 1908, 1909, 1947, 1951, 1957

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 27, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/