Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1963

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1963
1-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1977
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2001
Ties: 1914, 1974, 1989
Apr–May 1963
2-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1967
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 1992
Ties: 1942
Mar–May 1963
3-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 1934
Ties: 1896
Feb–May 1963
4-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1917
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1934
Ties: 1961
Jan–May 1963
5-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1917
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2015
Ties: 1896, 1907, 1927, 1946, 1965
Dec 1962–May 1963
6-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1917
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2015
Ties: 1960, 1966
Nov 1962–May 1963
7-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2015
Ties: 1960
Oct 1962–May 1963
8-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1917
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2015
Ties: 1905, 1924, 1936, 1970
Sep 1962–May 1963
9-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1917
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1938, 1941, 1987, 2005
Aug 1962–May 1963
10-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1917
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2015
Ties: 1960, 2008
Jul 1962–May 1963
11-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1917
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2015
Ties: 1905, 1928, 1947
Jun 1962–May 1963
12-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1917
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2015
Ties: 1905, 1927, 1939, 1995, 2010, 2011
Dec 1961–May 1963
18-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1917
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2015
Ties: 1901, 1967, 1977
Jun 1961–May 1963
24-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1913, 1917
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2015
Ties: 1905, 1926, 1932, 1937, 1938, 1944, 1952, 1983
Jun 1960–May 1963
36-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1913, 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2016
Ties: 1928, 1978, 1984
Jun 1959–May 1963
48-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1913
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2016, 2017, 2018
Ties: 1940, 1943, 1983, 2001
Jun 1958–May 1963
60-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1913, 1917
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2018
Ties: 1961, 1962, 1982, 1991, 2002

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/