Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, September 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
September 1972
1-Month
66.6°F
(19.2°C)
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1986
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2020
Ties: 1940, 1961
Aug–Sep 1972
2-Month
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
71.1°F
(21.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1900
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2020
Jul–Sep 1972
3-Month
72.4°F
(22.4°C)
72.3°F
(22.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1900
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2020
Ties: 1929, 1962
Jun–Sep 1972
4-Month
71.7°F
(22.1°C)
71.3°F
(21.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1907
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2020
Ties: 1926, 1932, 1973, 1985
May–Sep 1972
5-Month
69.8°F
(21.0°C)
69.2°F
(20.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1907
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2020
Apr–Sep 1972
6-Month
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1912
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2020
Ties: 1928, 1949, 1951
Mar–Sep 1972
7-Month
65.3°F
(18.5°C)
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1912
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2014
Ties: 1987, 1988, 2006
Feb–Sep 1972
8-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1911
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2015
Ties: 1959
Jan–Sep 1972
9-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1903, 1911, 1917
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2015
Ties: 1928, 1958, 1961, 2005, 2019
Dec 1971–Sep 1972
10-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917, 1933
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1938, 1954, 1980, 2011
Nov 1971–Sep 1972
11-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1900, 1904, 1950, 1957, 1967, 2010
Oct 1971–Sep 1972
12-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1927, 1946, 1956, 1969, 1979, 1995
Apr 1971–Sep 1972
18-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1904, 1954, 1966, 1971, 1979
Oct 1970–Sep 1972
24-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1913, 1917, 1949
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1901, 1902, 1930, 1942, 1963, 1975, 1999
Oct 1969–Sep 1972
36-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1913
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2016
Ties: 1927, 1930, 1937, 1939, 1952, 1958, 1967, 1971
Oct 1968–Sep 1972
48-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1913
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2017, 2018
Ties: 1930, 1932, 1953
Oct 1967–Sep 1972
60-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1913
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2018
Ties: 1930, 1944, 1959, 1969, 1971

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on February 27, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/