Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, April 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 1973
1-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1967
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 1989
Ties: 1918
Mar–Apr 1973
2-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1967
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1934
Ties: 1896, 1944, 1964, 1982, 1999
Feb–Apr 1973
3-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1922
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Ties: 2006
Jan–Apr 1973
4-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1922
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Ties: 1911, 1919, 1969
Dec 1972–Apr 1973
5-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917, 1949
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Nov 1972–Apr 1973
6-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Ties: 1952, 1955
Oct 1972–Apr 1973
7-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1917
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Ties: 1929
Sep 1972–Apr 1973
8-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1917
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Ties: 1912
Aug 1972–Apr 1973
9-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Jul 1972–Apr 1973
10-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Ties: 1929
Jun 1972–Apr 1973
11-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Ties: 1921, 1922, 1942
May 1972–Apr 1973
12-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Ties: 1910, 1929, 1942
Nov 1971–Apr 1973
18-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1949
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Ties: 1898, 1909, 1924
May 1971–Apr 1973
24-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1913
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Ties: 1945, 1956
May 1970–Apr 1973
36-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1913, 1917
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2016
Ties: 1899, 1900, 1901, 1902, 1905, 1920, 1974
May 1969–Apr 1973
48-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1913
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Ties: 1907, 1926
May 1968–Apr 1973
60-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1913
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Ties: 1908, 1947, 1957, 1967, 1977

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/