Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1960
1-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1932, 1990
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1958
Ties: 2012
Nov–Dec 1960
2-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1994
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1995
Ties: 1915, 1944, 1945, 1964, 1965
Oct–Dec 1960
3-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1916
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1995, 2014
Ties: 2004
Sep–Dec 1960
4-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1916
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2014
Ties: 1926, 1940, 1956, 1975
Aug–Dec 1960
5-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1916
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2014
Ties: 1903, 1932, 1944, 1945, 1949, 1998, 2000
Jul–Dec 1960
6-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1916
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2014
Ties: 1966, 1983, 1997
Jun–Dec 1960
7-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1916
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2014, 2017
Ties: 1929, 1933
May–Dec 1960
8-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1916
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2014
Ties: 1934, 1966, 1979
Apr–Dec 1960
9-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1916
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2014
Ties: 1977, 2005
Mar–Dec 1960
10-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1912
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2014
Ties: 1937, 1987, 2005
Feb–Dec 1960
11-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1911
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2014
Ties: 1939, 1989
Jan–Dec 1960
12-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1911
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2014
Ties: 1966, 1977, 1990, 1994, 1999
Jul 1959–Dec 1960
18-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1912
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1995
Jan 1959–Dec 1960
24-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1912
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1988, 1993, 1995, 2012
Jan 1958–Dec 1960
36-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1913
18th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Ties: 1988, 2001
Jan 1957–Dec 1960
48-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1912, 1914
30th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1981, 1987, 1991, 2011
Jan 1956–Dec 1960
60-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1912, 1913
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2018
Ties: 1940, 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 14, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/