Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1970
1-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1916
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2003
Ties: 1922
Sep–Oct 1970
2-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1916, 1920
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2003
Ties: 1895, 1982
Aug–Oct 1970
3-Month
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1900, 1912
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2015
Ties: 1901, 1903, 1910, 1975
Jul–Oct 1970
4-Month
69.3°F
(20.7°C)
69.1°F
(20.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1912
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2003
Ties: 1938, 1951
Jun–Oct 1970
5-Month
69.3°F
(20.7°C)
68.9°F
(20.5°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1912
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2003, 2015
Ties: 1935, 1938, 1950
May–Oct 1970
6-Month
68.2°F
(20.1°C)
67.5°F
(19.7°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1916
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2014
Ties: 1922, 1961, 1969, 1978, 1991, 2005
Apr–Oct 1970
7-Month
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1912
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2014
Ties: 1918, 1922, 1924, 1932, 1943, 1968, 1986
Mar–Oct 1970
8-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1912
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2014, 2015
Ties: 1973, 1995
Feb–Oct 1970
9-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1912
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2015
Ties: 1985
Jan–Oct 1970
10-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1911, 1912
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2015
Ties: 1928, 1968, 1991
Dec 1969–Oct 1970
11-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1912
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2015
Ties: 1939, 1947, 1961, 1995
Nov 1969–Oct 1970
12-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1912
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2015
Ties: 2005
May 1969–Oct 1970
18-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1912
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2015
Ties: 1936, 1986, 1989
Nov 1968–Oct 1970
24-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1912, 1949
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2015
Ties: 1932, 1937, 2011
Nov 1967–Oct 1970
36-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1913
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2016
Ties: 1926, 1962, 1968, 1985
Nov 1966–Oct 1970
48-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1912, 1913
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2017
Ties: 1931, 1939, 1963, 1979
Nov 1965–Oct 1970
60-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1913
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2018
Ties: 1935, 1936, 1937, 1941, 1980, 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2019, retrieved on July 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/