Climate at a Glance

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1968

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1968
1-Month
70.9°F
(21.6°C)
73.7°F
(23.2°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1899
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2020
Jul–Aug 1968
2-Month
73.2°F
(22.9°C)
74.3°F
(23.5°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1912
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Ties: 1911, 1941, 1979
Jun–Aug 1968
3-Month
72.1°F
(22.3°C)
72.2°F
(22.3°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1907
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Ties: 1906, 1928, 1951, 1987, 2011
May–Aug 1968
4-Month
69.2°F
(20.7°C)
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1899, 1907
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Ties: 1901, 1945, 1947, 1957
Apr–Aug 1968
5-Month
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1912
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2017
Ties: 1945, 1957, 1993
Mar–Aug 1968
6-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1912
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2017
Ties: 1951
Feb–Aug 1968
7-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1948
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2015
Ties: 1910, 1924, 1966, 1970
Jan–Aug 1968
8-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1917, 1955
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2015
Ties: 1914, 1939
Dec 1967–Aug 1968
9-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1917, 1949
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2015
Ties: 1905, 1938, 1974
Nov 1967–Aug 1968
10-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1917
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2015
Ties: 1900, 1924, 1954, 1989
Oct 1967–Aug 1968
11-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1917
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2015
Ties: 1928, 1970, 2005
Sep 1967–Aug 1968
12-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1917
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2015
Ties: 1926, 1951, 1990, 2005, 2008
Mar 1967–Aug 1968
18-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1913, 1917, 1949
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2015
Ties: 1958
Sep 1966–Aug 1968
24-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1913
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2015
Ties: 1936, 1939, 1984
Sep 1965–Aug 1968
36-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1913
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2016
Ties: 1926, 1928, 1962, 1979, 1999
Sep 1964–Aug 1968
48-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1913
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2016, 2017, 2018
Ties: 1927, 1978
Sep 1963–Aug 1968
60-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1913
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2018
Ties: 1954, 1964, 1969, 1978

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 29, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/