Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1971
1-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1937
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2014
Ties: 1939, 1969
Dec 1970–Jan 1971
2-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1949
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2018
Ties: 1964
Nov 1970–Jan 1971
3-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1949
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2018
Ties: 1931, 1939
Oct 1970–Jan 1971
4-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1899, 1939, 1948
Sep 1970–Jan 1971
5-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1917
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1896, 1924, 1928, 1974
Aug 1970–Jan 1971
6-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1899
Jul 1970–Jan 1971
7-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015, 2018
Ties: 1939, 1988
Jun 1970–Jan 1971
8-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2018
Ties: 1897, 1939, 1946, 1956, 1962, 1994, 1995
May 1970–Jan 1971
9-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1911, 1974, 1994
Apr 1970–Jan 1971
10-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1899, 1914, 1943, 1950, 1968
Mar 1970–Jan 1971
11-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1949
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1962, 1974
Feb 1970–Jan 1971
12-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1949
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2015
Ties: 1944, 1969, 1975, 1984, 2011
Aug 1969–Jan 1971
18-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1913
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2016
Ties: 1969, 1978, 1988, 1994, 1995, 2000, 2011
Feb 1969–Jan 1971
24-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1913
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Ties: 1939, 1952, 1970, 1979, 1980, 1983
Feb 1968–Jan 1971
36-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1914
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2016, 2017
Ties: 1929, 1959, 1984, 2001
Feb 1967–Jan 1971
48-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1913
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2018
Ties: 1929, 1930, 1944, 1964
Feb 1966–Jan 1971
60-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1913
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2018, 2019
Ties: 1935, 1936, 1940, 1943, 1960, 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/