Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1970
1-Month
75.1°F
(23.9°C)
73.7°F
(23.2°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1899
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2020
Ties: 1937
Jul–Aug 1970
2-Month
75.8°F
(24.3°C)
74.2°F
(23.4°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1912
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Ties: 1971, 2015
Jun–Aug 1970
3-Month
73.7°F
(23.2°C)
72.3°F
(22.4°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1907
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2017
Ties: 1977
May–Aug 1970
4-Month
70.9°F
(21.6°C)
69.3°F
(20.7°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899, 1907
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Ties: 1973, 1985
Apr–Aug 1970
5-Month
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1912
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 1954
Mar–Aug 1970
6-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1912
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2017
Ties: 1914, 1950, 1973, 1978
Feb–Aug 1970
7-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1948
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2015
Ties: 1910, 1924, 1966, 1968
Jan–Aug 1970
8-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917, 1955
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2015
Dec 1969–Aug 1970
9-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917, 1949
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2015
Ties: 1961
Nov 1969–Aug 1970
10-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1990, 2008
Oct 1969–Aug 1970
11-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2015
Ties: 1928, 1968, 2005
Sep 1969–Aug 1970
12-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2015
Ties: 1936, 1961, 1989
Mar 1969–Aug 1970
18-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1913, 1917, 1949
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2015
Ties: 1927, 1931, 1941, 1951, 1984, 1985, 1998, 2010
Sep 1968–Aug 1970
24-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1913
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2015
Ties: 1927, 1979, 1991
Sep 1967–Aug 1970
36-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1913
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2016
Ties: 1942, 1978, 1980, 1983, 1985
Sep 1966–Aug 1970
48-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1913
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2016, 2017, 2018
Ties: 1934, 1943
Sep 1965–Aug 1970
60-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1913
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2018
Ties: 1937, 1943

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/