Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1953
1-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1932, 1990
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1958
Ties: 1991, 2002, 2003
Nov–Dec 1953
2-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1994
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1995
Ties: 1926, 1934, 1941, 2006
Oct–Dec 1953
3-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1916
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1995, 2014
Ties: 1907, 1965, 1987
Sep–Dec 1953
4-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1916
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2020
Ties: 1943, 1959, 2005, 2010, 2019
Aug–Dec 1953
5-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1916
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2020
Ties: 1901, 1913, 1942, 1943, 1963
Jul–Dec 1953
6-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1916
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2020
Ties: 1942, 1952, 1992
Jun–Dec 1953
7-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1916
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2020
Ties: 1910, 1922, 1932, 1952, 1955
May–Dec 1953
8-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1916
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2020
Ties: 1898, 1906, 1918, 1927
Apr–Dec 1953
9-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1916
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2014, 2020
Ties: 1906, 1919, 1925, 1927, 1963
Mar–Dec 1953
10-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1912
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2014
Ties: 1903, 1906, 1922, 1964
Feb–Dec 1953
11-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1911
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2014
Ties: 1905, 1913, 1915, 1918, 1927, 1956
Jan–Dec 1953
12-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1911
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2014
Ties: 1901, 1906, 1929, 1937, 1938, 1951
Jul 1952–Dec 1953
18-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1912
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2015
Ties: 1914, 1963, 1974
Jan 1952–Dec 1953
24-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1912
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2015
Ties: 1896, 1897, 1900, 1944, 1952, 1957, 1971
Jan 1951–Dec 1953
36-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1913
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2016
Ties: 1901, 1947, 1966, 1972, 1975, 1976
Jan 1950–Dec 1953
48-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1912, 1914
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2017
Ties: 1932, 1958, 1971, 1977, 1978
Jan 1949–Dec 1953
60-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1912, 1913
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2018
Ties: 1926, 1945, 1947, 1965, 1966

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 5, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/