Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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California

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1976

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1976
1-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1937
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2014
Ties: 1914, 1920, 1956
Dec 1975–Jan 1976
2-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1949
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2018
Ties: 1934, 1953, 2012
Nov 1975–Jan 1976
3-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1949
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2018
Ties: 1987
Oct 1975–Jan 1976
4-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1917
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1942, 1946, 1964, 1975, 2005
Sep 1975–Jan 1976
5-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1917
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1900, 1960, 1961, 1965
Aug 1975–Jan 1976
6-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1917
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2021
Ties: 1964, 1991, 2008
Jul 1975–Jan 1976
7-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1917
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015, 2018
Ties: 1977, 1986
Jun 1975–Jan 1976
8-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1917
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2018
Ties: 1977
May 1975–Jan 1976
9-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1917
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1897, 1944, 1948, 1962
Apr 1975–Jan 1976
10-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1917
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1915, 1926, 1979
Mar 1975–Jan 1976
11-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1949
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1907, 1909, 1916, 1964
Feb 1975–Jan 1976
12-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1949
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1920, 1923
Aug 1974–Jan 1976
18-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1913
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2016
Ties: 1930, 1966
Feb 1974–Jan 1976
24-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1913
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2016
Ties: 1929, 1934, 1954
Feb 1973–Jan 1976
36-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1914
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2016, 2017
Ties: 1907, 1930, 1944, 1948, 1955, 1967
Feb 1972–Jan 1976
48-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1913
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Ties: 1931, 1965, 1967, 1968, 1972, 1977
Feb 1971–Jan 1976
60-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1913
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2018, 2019
Ties: 1946, 1956, 1958, 1966

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 23, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/