Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1960
1-Month
73.9°F
(23.3°C)
73.7°F
(23.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1899
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2020
Ties: 1982
Jul–Aug 1960
2-Month
75.6°F
(24.2°C)
74.3°F
(23.5°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1912
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1937, 1939, 1969, 1981
Jun–Aug 1960
3-Month
74.7°F
(23.7°C)
72.2°F
(22.3°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1907
13th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 2008
May–Aug 1960
4-Month
71.1°F
(21.7°C)
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1899, 1907
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2017
Ties: 1994, 2002, 2004
Apr–Aug 1960
5-Month
67.8°F
(19.9°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1912
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1966, 1987
Mar–Aug 1960
6-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1912
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Feb–Aug 1960
7-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1948
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Jan–Aug 1960
8-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917, 1955
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1928, 1985, 1987, 1990, 2019
Dec 1959–Aug 1960
9-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917, 1949
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1987, 1988
Nov 1959–Aug 1960
10-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1936, 1987
Oct 1959–Aug 1960
11-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1926, 2019
Sep 1959–Aug 1960
12-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1986, 2001
Mar 1959–Aug 1960
18-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1913, 1917, 1949
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1934
Sep 1958–Aug 1960
24-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1913
13th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Ties: 2007
Sep 1957–Aug 1960
36-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1913
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2016
Ties: 1936, 1992
Sep 1956–Aug 1960
48-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1913
29th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016, 2017, 2018
Ties: 1962, 1981, 1987, 1990, 2000
Sep 1955–Aug 1960
60-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1913
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2018
Ties: 1938, 1940, 1963, 1982, 1985, 1991

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/