Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1953
1-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
4.7°F
(2.6°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1937
6th Warmest Warmest to Date 2014
Dec 1952–Jan 1953
2-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1949
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2018
Ties: 1934, 1976, 2012
Nov 1952–Jan 1953
3-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1949
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2018
Ties: 1909, 1928, 1999
Oct 1952–Jan 1953
4-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2015
Ties: 2004
Sep 1952–Jan 1953
5-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2015
Ties: 2006
Aug 1952–Jan 1953
6-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2015
Ties: 1970, 2017
Jul 1952–Jan 1953
7-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2015, 2018
Ties: 2011
Jun 1952–Jan 1953
8-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2018
Ties: 1930, 1967, 1975, 2008
May 1952–Jan 1953
9-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2015
Ties: 1935, 1960, 1981, 2001
Apr 1952–Jan 1953
10-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2015
Ties: 1981, 1991
Mar 1952–Jan 1953
11-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1949
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2015
Ties: 1944, 1992, 2011
Feb 1952–Jan 1953
12-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1949
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2015
Ties: 1929, 1974
Aug 1951–Jan 1953
18-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1913
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2016
Ties: 1901, 1925, 1928, 1929, 1934, 1957, 1963
Feb 1951–Jan 1953
24-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: 1952 2016
Ties: 1902, 1926, 1931, 1964, 1984
Feb 1950–Jan 1953
36-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1914
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2016, 2017
Ties: 1928, 1938, 1939, 1943, 1970, 1979
Feb 1949–Jan 1953
48-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1913
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2018
Ties: 1927, 1932, 1954, 1959, 1969, 1978
Feb 1948–Jan 1953
60-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1913
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2018, 2019
Ties: 1900, 1907, 1911, 1926

Citing This Page

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