Climate at a Glance

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1973
1-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1916
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2003
Ties: 1931, 1953, 1985, 1989
Sep–Oct 1973
2-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1916, 1920
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2003
Ties: 1896, 1899, 1905
Aug–Oct 1973
3-Month
66.6°F
(19.2°C)
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1900, 1912
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1905
Jul–Oct 1973
4-Month
68.7°F
(20.4°C)
69.1°F
(20.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1912
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2003
Ties: 1905, 1968
Jun–Oct 1973
5-Month
69.2°F
(20.7°C)
69.0°F
(20.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1912
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2003, 2015
Ties: 1896, 1929, 1932, 1934, 1942, 1964, 1985
May–Oct 1973
6-Month
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1916
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2014
Ties: 1934, 1966
Apr–Oct 1973
7-Month
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1912
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2014
Ties: 1961
Mar–Oct 1973
8-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1912
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2014, 2015
Ties: 1970, 1995
Feb–Oct 1973
9-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1912
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Ties: 1951, 1957
Jan–Oct 1973
10-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1911, 1912
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Ties: 1906, 1938
Dec 1972–Oct 1973
11-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1912
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Ties: 1921, 1942, 1953, 1962, 1965, 1969, 1982
Nov 1972–Oct 1973
12-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1912
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Ties: 1897, 1898, 1902, 1915, 1962, 1964, 1965, 1971
May 1972–Oct 1973
18-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1912
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Ties: 1925, 1956, 1975
Nov 1971–Oct 1973
24-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1912, 1949
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Ties: 1902, 1930, 1942, 1955, 1972, 1975
Nov 1970–Oct 1973
36-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1913
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2016
Ties: 1898, 1901, 1905, 1907, 1955, 1965, 1975
Nov 1969–Oct 1973
48-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1912, 1913
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1958, 1964, 1967, 1977
Nov 1968–Oct 1973
60-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
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Ties: 1927, 1947, 1967

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/